Discussion in 'Plant and Tree Identification' started by shereen, Sep 25, 2006.

  1. shereen

    shereen Well-Known Member

    Apr 20, 2005
    Northeastern PA
    Broome Community College in Binghamton, NY is offering a Wild mushroom class THIS WED

    Wild Mushrooms of the Southern Tier
    class # MN 324

    Learn which edible wild mushrooms to look for, how to identify them, when and where to find them and how to prepare and preserve them. Through a slide presentation and two field trips, learn how to safely collect some of the more easily recognized species for eating. Sample some of the instructors’ favorite wild mushroom recipes. You must provide your own transportation to field trip sites.
    Field Study of Fall Mushrooms:
    this course offers field experience in finding, identifying, and collecting edible fall mushrooms, including potpinki, teeth fungi, puffballs, and Agaricales, during two field trips. Maps to field trip sites and a list of things to bring will be mailed to participants.
    Instructors: Julie Hambalek-Dugan and Liz Klipsch – joined by David Fischer, author of Edible Wild Mushrooms of North America.

    $39 Wednesday, September 27 6:30-9 p.m.Decker Building 213-
    and -2 Saturdays, September 30 & October 7 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
    field trips - Locations to be announced
    Register for any course using VISA or MasterCard — call 607 778-5012
    Preregistration is required for ALL courses

    Maybe I'll see you there!