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CORNWALL- Fungus Among Us @ Hudson Highlands Nature Museum at the Outdoor Discovery Center

October 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am

$3 – $10

CORNWALL- Fungus Among Us @ Hudson Highlands Nature Museum at the Outdoor Discovery Center

SUNDAY, October 14, 2018

10 am

This program is recommended for adults and families with children ages 5 & up.

Museum Members: $5/Adults, $3/Children; Not-yet-Members: $10/Adults, $7/Children.

In addition, enjoy FREE same day admission to the Wildlife Education Center after paid attendance to this program.

Join Environmental Educators to learn about the fascinating world of mushrooms and fungi as they start coming out of the ground and growing on trees this fall. Educators will discuss and explain the basics of fungi and their importance in our local forests, in addition to an entry level introduction into safe mushroom foraging!

Environmental Educator Stephen Sussman asks, “Have you ever wonder where the mushrooms you get at the grocery store or the ones you find in your garden come from or how they grow? Well this fun and unique program will help you find out!”

Founded in 1959, the Hudson Highlands Nature Museum is a premier nature center with a focus on Environmental Education with a mission to develop responsible caretakers of the environment. Over the years it has developed quality educational programs for students and the public that focus on the unique ecology of the Hudson Highlands and promote knowledge and appreciation of our natural world.  The Museum is home to Grasshopper Grove, the Hudson Valley’s first Nature Play area. The Museum’s Outdoor Discovery Center and Grasshopper Grove are located in Cornwall, New York and the Wildlife Education Center in Cornwall-on-Hudson, New York.

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120 Muser Drive, Cornwall, NY 12518

Across from 174 Angola Road, Cornwall, NY

For more information visit hhnm.org or call 845-534-5506, ext. 204

Hudson Highlands Nature Museum, Cornwall, NY

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The Outdoor Discovery Center at Hudson Highlands Nature Museum
120 Muser Drive
Cornwall, NY 12518 United States
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Phone:
845-534-5506
Website:
https://www.hhnm.org