Annual Mushroom Festival

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Co-hosted by the Arrowsmith Naturalists

• Mushroom Displays
• Food Trucks
• Educational Speakers
• Live Performances
• Vendor Tables
• Ask an Expert
• Shuttle Parking

$5 suggested donation for adult admission
Children 12 and under are FREE

The Salvation Army is partnering with us for this event by providing a shuttle service for your ease and convenience from 1500 Grafton Road to NIWRA.  As a “thank you” for this service we encourage all our visitors this day to bring non-perishable food items for the local food bank.

SPEAKERS SCHEDULE (in the Learning Centre)
 
11:30 am – Terry Taylor
“The Diversity of Mushrooms on Vancouver Island”
 
1:00 pm – Jessica Wolf
“How to Grow Edible and Medicinal Mushrooms”
 
2:30 pm – Célia Auclair and Benjamin Patarin
“Commercial wild mushroom harvest and sustainability in BC”