Looking like another great year for ‘Fungus Among Us’!

Each year AWARE is the sponsor organization for the Whistler Naturalists Fungus Among Us festival.  With the moist warm weather of late we have been blessed with a bountiful and beautiful eruption of mushrooms .

 

Schedule:

 

TALKS BY GURUS! (Friday Night)

Bryce Kendrick, “Fungi: Now you see them, now you don’t”

Special performance by The Toadstool Troupe

Friday 7:30pm, Myrtle Philip School ($8/$10)

 

WALKS WITH GURUS! (Saturday Morning)

Andy MacKinnon • Brian Didier • Bryce Kendrick • Danny Miller

Daryl Thompson •James Holkko • Juliet Pendray • Paul Kroeger

Kem Luther • Kevin Trim • Leanne Gallon • Mike Gravnic

Paul Kroeger • Silvia Bergensen • Terry McIntosh • Thom O’Dell

Sat. 8:30-noon, meet at Myrtle Philip School ($10/$15)

 

COOKING WITH MUSHROOMS (Saturday 12:30 pm)

We’re proud to announce that our Wild Mushroom Tasting will be hosted by Alta Bistro’s Edward Dangerfield and sponsored by Nesters Market. 

Wild mushrooms yum! Taste your way through delicious recipes.

Sat. 12:30-2:00, Myrtle Philip School ($20/$25)

 

MUSHROOM DISPLAY! (Saturday Afternoon)

Check out all the day’s finds, labeled and explained by our fantastic fungal folk. Plus a special display of mushroom-dyed wool with Silvia Bergensen.

Sat. 2:30-4:00pm, Myrtle Philip School (free)

 

More info: Get the lower price with your $20 Naturalists membership. Under-18s free. Cash or cheque only please.  Check for any updates at: www.whistlernaturalists.ca.

 

If you have any questions or are interested in volunteering for the event please contact Kristina at kswerhun@hotmail.com.

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