Wild Mushroom Identification Class

A photo of two yellow Chantarelles in the moss an autumnday in Sweden.

Wild Mushroom Identification Class
Instructor:  Steven E. Carpenter, Ph.D.
Cost:  $25 for the 3 Class Series

This class series is for beginners who want to identify some edible and poisonous mushrooms.  We will work on how to identify mushrooms, and in class identify mushrooms brought in by the instructor and participants.  Course includes 2 in-class sessions and a morning/afternoon field trip.

mushroom-bookRecommended book:  Mushrooms of Marys Peak and Vicinity by Steven E. Carpenter
(in-stock at Shonnard’s end of September; see bottom of post for details)

Class 1 (October 15th, 10 am to noon):
What are mushrooms?
How to use mushroom keys
Identify mushrooms brought to class

Class 2 (October 29th, 10 am to noon):
Spore prints
Edible mushrooms
Poisonous mushrooms
Identify mushrooms brought to class

Field Trip (November 5th, time TBD):
Marys Peak or other local area depending on weather

CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION OR TO REGISTER