Fascinating Fungi Workshop

Dead Man’s Fingers? Jelly Club Coral?  Turkey Tails? Some decomposers have such dramatic names!

Join us for a two-hour guided hike to see which spectacular (and sometimes deadly) seasonal fungi are flourishing at Wye Marsh this Spring. Their colours and shapes will amaze you!

Where: Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre
When: Saturday, June 30, from 1:30 - 3:30 pm
How much: $25.00 per person + HST
Who: Ages 12 and up. Children must be accompanied by a paid adult

What to bring: Sturdy footwear, layered clothing, camera, binoculars & field guides can be helpful. This experience will be entirely outdoors, so please dress for the weather!

Please feel free to takes lots of photos, but leave the mushrooms where they are. This is not a foraging hike. Thanks!

Pre-registration is required using the Eventbrite link below.


About the Instructor:


Emmett Bridges is a McMaster University graduate who studied Earth & Environmental Science for five years, and became a valuable member of our Wye Marsh Team as a Summer Student in 2023. Now, Emmett works as a Water Technician with a Conservation Authority, and is eager to return to Wye Marsh to show you how to make beautiful functional art inspired by nature!


Refunds:


o With LESS than 3 business days notice – 50% refund
o With MORE than 3 business days notice - Ticket refunded minus the Eventbrite fee