are those weird things that pop up in the woods after the rain? Are you
mystified by wild mushrooms? Curious? Scared? Or do they make you
Come to Flanders Nature Center in Woodbury, CT join a foraging family who hunt, photograph, identify, and love to eat the fungi in New England for a discussion and walk identifying mushrooms (appropriate for beginners). Dispel myths, learn how to safely identify mushrooms, and discuss mycophagy, the cooking and eating of wild mushrooms.
The 3 Foragers
are a family from southeast Connecticut and members of Connecticut
Valley Mycological Society, Connecticut-Westchester Mycological
Association, and the North American Mycological Association, as well as
avid wild food foragers.
Location: The Sugar House, located ¼ mile up Church Hill Road
Pre-registration is required.
The Program fee is: $10 members and $15 non-members