Nova Scotia Mycological Society Foray 2014
 
The 2014 Foray will be held in beautiful Wallace, Nova Scotia on September 26-28th.

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To date we have identified 400 different species of mushrooms at our NS Forays! Join us at this year's Foray and help us reach 500!
Foray 2014 Program:  
Friday, September 26 - Wallace and Area Museum
  4 - 7: Sign in
5 - 6: Annual General Meeting
6 - 9: Social with mushroom themed cook-off
Saturday, September 27 - Charman Hall (Wallace Community Centre)
    8 - 9: Breakfast
8 - 10: Sign in
9 - 10: Introduction & preparation for field foray
10 - 3: Field Foray!
3 - 6: Identify the field collections
4 - 4:30 Mushroom Identification with Dr. Gavin Kernaghan
6 - 8: Dinner and the Keynote Addresses:
Cortinarius Simplified by Dr. David Mulloch
Life Underground: The Story of Truffles and Truffle-like Fungi by Dr. Leanord Hutchison
8 - 10: Social Time
Sunday, September 28 - Charman Hall (Wallace Community Centre)
  8 - 9: Breakfast
9 - 12: Concurrent Workshops: Wallace and Area Museum
  Grow Your Own Shiitake with Dr. David Boyle
  Investigations of Mushrooms Dyes
  Pick for the Pot with Dr. Scott Cunningham
  Hosted Table Session - to¬†review¬†weekend's collection with various experts
  Mushroom Identification with Microscopes and Spore prints