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Summer Plant and Fungi Foraging With The 3 Foragers

When: 
Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 10:00am - 12:00pm
Where: 
James L. Goodwin Conservation Center
23 Potter Road
Hampton, Connecticut 06247
Event Type: 
Walks & Talks
Audience: 
All are welcome
Event Description: 

The summer months offer a bounty of ripe berries, nectar-laden edible flowers, amazing edible plants and edible mushrooms that can carpet the forest floor after warm, rainy days. Learn how to identify, sustainably harvest, and prepare the wild foods of summer. The 3 Foragers will begin with an educational slideshow and finish with a walk outside to put some of those newly learned skills to the test. RSVP required. 

Inclement Weather: 
Call the center.
Registration Fee: 
Free FGF or CFPA members/$5 non-members.
RSVP Requirement: 
RSVP required
For Questions, Contact: 
Lena Ives
(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 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.