Christopher Nyerges, manager of Highland Park's Old L.A. Farmers Market, teaches a practical Survival Skills course at Pasadena City College, beginning Friday, January 24 on the college campus. The course consists of five Fridays, from 7 to 9 p.m. The topics covered are edible and medicinal uses of local wild plants, primitive fire making, water (finding, storing, purifying), shelter possibilities in the event of an earthquake or in the wilderness, tools and weapons, and more.
For course cost and registration, contact PCC Extension office at 626) 585-7608.