Fungi Foray

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  • September 29, 2018
    10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Bob Pinette will lead this beginner foray, focusing on different types of mushrooms that we commonly find in Maine. He will give pointers on collecting mushrooms, show participants how to make a spore print, and go over basic morphology. You will go out on the trail, pick up what you find, and bring it back to a table where we will all examine your exciting finds, grouping the fungi together into similar classifications.

This foray is NOT centered on edible mushrooms, but is a basic course on foraging.

*Attendees of this program should bring baskets (preferred), paper bags, or porous shopping bags and a knife to collect mushrooms with*

Space is limited to 10 participants. Please register for this event. The cost of the Mushroom Foray is $10 per person.

The location of this event will be emailed to you when you register for this event.