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Mushroom Display at the AU Science Lab

Date and Time:
July 31, 2024 2:00 pm - July 31, 2024 6:00 pm (Mountain)
1 University Drive
Athabasca, Alta.

Join Dr. Roland Treu on Wednesday, July 31, for a mushroom display in the science lab at Athabasca University.

Learn about the edible and poisonous fungi in Athabasca and how to identify them. You can also bring your own mushrooms for identification.

We encourage families and children to attend this free event.

2 p.m.: View the mushroom display in the science lab

5 p.m.: Show and tell. Treu will discuss the role of mushrooms in nature and identifying mushrooms.

*** Any changes will be posted on the Science Outreach website. ***

If you missed out on other Science Outreach events you are interested in, some recordings are on our YouTube Channel.

If you can’t attend the event, read some of Treu’s advice about picking and harvesting wild mushrooms or his brochure, Mushrooms of the Athabasca Region.