Wild Mushroom ID and Foraging Workshop Aug 3

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Wild Mushroom ID and Foraging Workshop Aug 3

August 3 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

About the Event

Mushroom ID and Foraging Workshop- Saturday, August 3rd from 2pm-5pm

This workshop includes a 2-3 hour walk in the forest while we discover, properly identify, and discuss foraging for wild edible and medicinal mushrooms. We cover the basics to get you started on what could become a lifelong passion and hobby of your’s! We discuss prime habitats where specific mushrooms occur, why and what mushrooms do ecologically, and a thorough discussion on safety precautions as well as practical harvesting/preservation techniques. Lastly, we will go over several outdoor mushroom propagation techniques and show you some simple wild mushroom cooking techniques that we all will sample!
What to bring: water bottle, comfortable walking shoes, and dress for the weather. EPI pen if you are allergic to bees

Rain Policy:
All of our events have indoor rain plans as backups in case of adverse weather. Please dress accordingly and bring rain gear if the forecast looks to be really wet!

Refund Policy:
If you must cancel your reservation to one of our events then please let us know, at the latest, 48 hours before the scheduled time. If an unexpected emergency occurs then please let us know ASAP. For both options, we can offer you the opportunity to attend a future event or receive your money back.

Details

Date:
August 3
Time:
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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