Mesquite Walkabout
at Rio Vista Park in Peoria
with Janis Norton

An IN-PERSON Mesquite Education Class!
Date: Saturday, June 18th
starting at 8am

Register HERE!

Join Janis as she takes you on a walking tour of the mesquite trees near Rio Vista Park

Here's what to expect:

  • How to identify native mesquite trees.
  • How to taste test your mesquite pods to get the flavors you like.
  • When and how to harvest the pods safely.
  • Tricks on on how to collect pods easier.
  • And we will chat about how to dry and store the pods until they are milled!

You will see, smell, touch, and taste mesquite trees and beans as you take our walking class and learn how to collect mesquite beans.