20th Annual Fungus Foray and Wild Mushroom Exposition

Our traditional Saturday morning wild mushroom hunt and identification will wrap up with an afternoon of displayed discoveries and identification workshops. Please arrive by 9am to register and sign-up for a foray group.
Bring a lunch and be prepared to walk in the damp woods. Also useful: collection

basket, waxed paper bags, knife, and hand lens. We will drive to sites 15 to 30 minutes away. Please carpool and be open to sharing a ride with other attendants.
Following the foray, there will be identification workshops, as well as wild mushroom soup and other wild-crafted food for sale.

Sunday we host the 7th annual Wild Mushroom Exposition. The Exposition will be filled with presentations, interactive displays, and workshops based on our seasonal Sierra mushrooms. Stop by any time between 11 am and 4pm. There will be wild-crafted food concessions, mushroom merchandise available for sale, break away mini hikes on campus (weather dependent), and lectures and workshops that celebrate fungi.

Please be aware there are No dogs and No smoking at the Shady Creek Center.
Saturday – $20 general; $15 for YWI members; children and full-time students free
Sunday – $10 general; $8 for YWI members; children and full-time students free
Purchase tickets (soon, not yet) at www.YubaWatershedInstitute.org/register.
Volunteer positions are available. For this and other information, visit www.YubaWatershedInstitute.org, email danmadrone@gmail.com, or call 530-575-6192.

▼ Show More Information

11011 Tyler Foote Crossing Rd, 95959
Nevada City
09 December , Saturday 09:00

More Events Nearby

 12 July , Thursday
 California WorldFest, Grass Valley
 22 June , Friday
 Toney's Mountain, Grass Valley
 28 June , Thursday
 The Center for the Arts, Grass Valley
 20 July , Friday
 Grass Valley, CA, United States, Grass Valley
 13 July , Friday
 Cooper's Ale Works, Nevada City
 29 June , Friday
 Crazy Horse Saloon & Grill, Nevada City
 23 June , Saturday
 Raven Rocks House Concert Series, Nevada City
 03 July , Tuesday
 Woodleaf - A Young Life Camp, Challenge
 14 July , Saturday
 Toney's Extreme Mountain Disc Golf Course, Grass Valley
 22 June , Friday
 Grass Valley, CA, United States, Grass Valley
 30 June , Saturday
 Grass Valley Veterans Memorial Building, Grass Valley
 13 July , Friday
 Grass Valley, CA, United States, Grass Valley
 15 July , Sunday
 Pros 2 Go Golf - Susan Briske, LPGA and David Knox, PGA, Penn Valley
 18 July , Wednesday
 Nevada City School of the Arts, Nevada City
 18 July , Wednesday
 Nevada City School of the Arts, Nevada City
 11 July , Wednesday
 Nevada City, CA, United States, Nevada City
 16 July , Monday
 Grace Lutheran Church, Grass Valley
 10 July , Tuesday
 Emerald Cove Marina Events at Bullards Bar Reservoir, Dobbins