Club Events

Attack of Killer Mushrooms! Wed Feb 19 7pm

Courtside B Room, RA Centre, 2451 Riverside Drive

This seminar is a joint presentation with Ottawa Field Naturalist Club

They lurk all around you. Fruiting in parks, fields and forests. Growing along portage trails and even at your campsite. Killer Fungi. Do you know which ones can hurt you? Or how??? Join 3 mycophiles as they explore the myths and realities of poisonous mushrooms.?? An entertaining and informative presentation, full of photos and mistaken identities, discussing toxins, their effects and treatments. Learn how to spot some of the most harmful species that grow around your favourite recreational areas.

This is part of the winter seminar series. Free admission for members and non-members. Doors open 30 minutes early for socializing.

Click on attachment below for full winter seminar series schedule.

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