A DAY WITH THE NOMADS
9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
A Day With the Nomads – Tibetan Spindle Class
Sawtooth Botanical Garden, 11 Gimlet Road, Ketchum, $50
Learn to "spin like a nomad" with Konchok Stobgais - one of this year's international visitors from the high Himalayas. This will be a unique class for those enrolled, including spinning lessons and extraordinary tales from his childhood.
12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.
A Day with the Nomads – Cooking Demonstration
Sawtooth Botanical Garden, 11 Gimlet Road, Ketchum, $40
Learn to "cook like a nomad" with Tundup Wangail - one of this year's international visitors from the High Himalayas. This class will teach the basics of making momos - the Ladakhi version of dumplings made with both meat and vegetables. A unique class for those enrolled!
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
A Day With The Nomads – Presentation
Sawtooth Botanical Garden, 11 Gimlet Road, Ketchum, $20
Our three international visitors from the High Himalayas - Stanzin Dorjai, Konchok Stobgais and Tundup Wangail - will conduct a casual presentation of "life as a nomad" filled with storytelling and sharing. This is also an opportunity for Q&A with the presenters and attendees. The afternoon will include a demonstration of some of the unique skills incumbent upon any nomad for survival, including making rope used for tying yurts and yaks. It promises to be a wonderful afternoon learning about the real life of a modern-day nomad.