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Mushroom Identification with The 3 Foragers

When: 
Saturday, August 5, 2017 - 10:00am - 12:30pm
Where: 
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
Walks & Talks
Audience: 
All are welcome
Event Description: 

Does it have gills, pores, or teeth? Is it growing on wood or the ground? And most importantly, can I eat it?? The 3 Foragers present a program on Mushroom ID for Beginners, where they will explain the steps to take and the terms to know when trying to identify mushrooms. After the slideshow and talk, they will lead a mushroom walk in a small part of Goodwin and try to put your newly learned skills to the test.

Inclement Weather: 
Contact the center.
Registration Fee: 
$5 for non-members/FREE for FGF or CFPA members
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP required
For Questions, Contact: 
Jasper Sha
(860) 455-9534

This event is jointly sponsored by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA), Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks, and Friends of Goodwin Forest.

The James L. Goodwin Forest and Conservation Education Center were gifts to the people of Connecticut from James L. Goodwin, one of America's first professional foresters and a long-time CFPA Board Member. The Center is jointly managed by the Connecticut Forest & Park Association (CFPA) and the Connecticut Department of Energy & Environmental Protection (CT DEEP) Division of Parks. For more information, select here.