Fungi are an important part of our ecosystem but are often overlooked or unseen! Come help us celebrate these “fun guys” in Turkey Run Park on October 22 from 10:00 am- 2:00 pm. This free family program includes guided hikes, ranger-led crafts, fungus themed games, and even a costume parade! See below for a full schedule of events.
10:30am- Cooking with fungi (dough making)
11:00am- Mushroom identification hike
11:30am- Fungus Among Us game
12:00pm- Ranger-led Funky Fungus craft, design your own mushroom
12:30pm- Costume Parade-wear a costume and get a mushroom bandana!
1:00pm- Mushroom scavenger hunt hike
Junior Explorer is a free family-friendly program at The Parklands that is open to all age groups with activities geared toward pre-k through 12 years old. This program is a drop-in style event that explores a different nature topic each time. Join Parklands Interpretive Rangers for educational games, activities, and fun for the whole family!
Registration is not required.