Nova Scotia Mycological Society Foray 2013
 

The 2013 Foray will be held in Berwick, Nova Scotia at the lovely Berwick United Church Camp on September 27-29th.


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Foray 2013 Program*:  
Friday, September 27
  4 - 7: Sign in
5 - 6: Annual General Meeting
6 - 9: Social with mushroom themed cook-off
Saturday, September 28
    8 - 10: Sign in
9 - 10: Intro & preparation for field foray
10 - 3: Field Foray!
3 - 6: Mushroom Identification, catalogue & photograph vouchers, display finds
4 - 4:30 Basic Mushroom Identification 101 with Dr. Gavin Kernaghan
6 - 8: Dinner and the Keynote Address "What is a Mushroom, Really?" by Richard Summerbell, a mycologist from University of Toronto.
8 - 10: Social Time
Sunday, September 29
  9 - 12: Workshops:
Grow Your Own Shiitake with Dr. David Boyle
    Investigations of Mushrooms Dye Potential with Dr. David Boyle
    Pick for the Pot with Dr. Scott Cunningham
    Spore Prints with Dr. Gavin Kernaghan
    Hosted Table Session - to review weekend's collection with various experts
       
* Note: this is a non-alcohol event