December 8-9, 2018
Shady Creek Outdoor School and Event Center
18601 Pathfinder Way, Nevada City, CA 95959
Register at www.YubaWatershedInstitute.org/register
Saturday December 8, 9 am to 4:30 pm
Our traditional Saturday morning wild mushroom hunt and identification will wrap up with an afternoon of displayed discoveries and identification workshops. PLEASE NOTE: Online pre-registration is required to attend this event. Register online at www.YubaWatershedInstitute.org/register.
Meeting location for the morning mushroom hunt will be provided when you register. Bring a bagged lunch and be prepared to walk in the damp woods. Also useful: collection basket, waxed paper bags, knife, and hand lens. Please carpool if possible. This is a rain or shine event.
Following the collection foray, we will come together at the Shady Creek Outdoor School and Event Center for identification discussions, fungi related presentations, educational workshops, and there will be wild mushroom soups and other wild crafted and delicious food for sale.
Sunday December 9, 11 am to 4 pm
Sunday we host the 8th annual Wild Mushroom Exposition. The Exposition will be filled with presentations, interactive displays, and workshops based on our seasonal Sierra mushrooms. Stop by any time between 11 am and 4pm. There will be wild-crafted food concessions, mushroom merchandise available for sale, breakaway mini hikes on campus (weather dependent), and lectures and workshops that celebrate fungi.
Please be aware there are No Dogs and No Smoking allowed at the Shady Creek Center.
Saturday – $30 general; $20 for YWI members and full-time students
Sunday – $15 general; $10 for YWI members and full-time students
For both days, admission is free for children 12 years old and under. However, children must still be registered for the event online.
Purchase tickets at www.YubaWatershedInstitute.org/register.
Volunteer positions are available. For this and other information, visit www.YubaWatershedInstitute.org, email email@example.com, or call 530-955-1822.