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Catering to Appalachian appetites: Free folk arts and culture workshops continue through May at High Rocks Academy


The High Rocks Academy has offered inquisitive eaters inside looks (often outside), insights, and instruction lately on food subjects ranging from Appalachian delicacies such as ramps and pepperoni rolls to ways to spot and harvest morel mushrooms in the wild.

Now in their second year, the free, food-intensive Folk Arts and Culture Workshops started on March 19 in Pocahontas County. They will continue through mid-May, with participation opportunities still on the table, so to speak.

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