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Dedicated to preserving
the life work of Jim Riggs

 
 
 
 

Dedicated to preserving the
material life work of Jim Riggs

 
This online space is dedicated to the goal of preserving the multitude of writings, artworks, photographs, buckskins, stone tools, and the insightful observations of a naturalist, artist, writer, herpetologist, anthropologist, experimental archaeologist, excellent housekeeper, curmudgeon, father, tragically tone deaf music appreciator, great hugger, and teacher;  Jim Riggs
 
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Jim Riggs Memorial
Ancient Living Skills Course
August 6-17, 2018

 
Were not our own ancestors, for some duration in some part of the world, successful hunter/gatherers, none of us would be here today!
— Jim Riggs
This is a field-oriented, hands-on course involving direct personal experience with various skills, processes and technologies to identify, manipulate or modify natural resources to desired ends.
— Jim Riggs

Register

STUDENTS are invited to attend for any number of days.

Sliding Scale registration for the entire 8-day course runs between $600 - $960.
Sliding Scale registration for individual days runs between $80 - $120 / day.

Food is not included and all meals will be created by volunteers from what participants have brought with them.

(Walk out 8/14-8/17 is FREE or by donation)  
Scholarship options available, please inquire.  

Funds benefit Kolle Riggs and the Jim Riggs Archive & Reading Room Project.
Building material & time donations very welcome!!


REGISTER at the this new WEBSITE
(website is brand new so please let us know if the checkout process does not work)


Volunteer
and/or
Visit

FRIENDS, COLLEAGUES & OLD STUDENTS are WELCOME to visit and/or volunteer.

As was the tradition for Jim’s original classes, friends are welcome and encouraged to drop in and hang out for a few days..... and possibly share a skill or story.  
Please bring memories and any gear made by Jim or in Jim’s classes.

Text Tamara to see if you can reach us....  707-391-8683
or
Join the email list for regular emailing updates

Test your tracking skills!!
Come find us and please visit!

All are encouraged to donate in either money or energy forms  to the
Jim Riggs Archive & Reading Room Project.
Jim Riggs Room on Patreon

Donations can also be sent directly to Kolle
via Paypal
at kollekahleriggs@gmail.com


Donate

THOSE WHO ARE UNABLE TO BE THERE IN PERSON
are encouraged to participate by helping others to attend.


There are a handful of very interested individuals who are rich in enthusiasm but short on funds;
so we have set up a scholarship fund to help them be able to attend.
Our intention is to turn no one away.

ONLINE DONATIONS TO THE CLASS SCHOLARSHIP FUND can be made
on this website or via gofundme

Donations can also be sent directly to Kolle
via Paypal
at kollekahleriggs@gmail.com

or checks can be mailed to:
Kolle Kahle Riggs
77921 School Flat Lane Lostine, OR 97324