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Gibsons: MushrooMania!

October 20 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until October 20, 2019


Saturday Oct 19 – Cliff Gilker Park admission by donation

***Mushroom Treasure Hunt For Kids! 10-11am
A fun & educational mushroom walk for kids & their parents, led by a 6-year old & his forager Dad.

***Specimen ID Collection & Photo Walk 11am-1pm
An educational mushroom walk in which photographs are taken & samples are collected of a variety of mushrooms for the purposes of identifying & publicly displaying them.

Sunday Oct 20 – Kinsmen Hall – Gibsons

***MushrooMania Marketplace! 10am-3pm
Purchase fresh & dried edible & medicinal mushrooms & mushroom products, locally wildcrafted & foraged foods, foraging supplies, guide books & more! Check out the educational display of local mushrooms! Marketplace vendor tables $10.

***Cooking With Wild Mushrooms 10-10:30am
Q & A about cooking with local wild mushrooms with Chef & Forager Ben Berwick. admission by donation

Wild Mushroom Foraging For Beginners 11am-4pm
Shaggy Jack’s popular class returns! Classroom presentation followed by forest foraging excursion. $60/person

Contact shaggyjackswildmushrooms@gmail.com or call or text 604-366-1950 for info on vendor tables. https://shaggyjack.com/mushroomania/


October 20
10:00 am - 4:00 pm


Various locations in Gibsons
Gibsons, BC Canada + Google Map