Mushroom and Nature Weekend / Grybų ir Gamtos Savaitgalis
Description
***If interested in attending, please sign up to be placed on the waiting list so that you may reserve your position in case some spots open up.***

Come learn about the magic world of mushrooms from experts in the field!
Participants will learn to identify different mushroom species with special attention paid to edible and poisonous varieties. Additionally, one will come to appreciate trees and other flora, their interconnectedness and links to living things in the forest.

Participants will be guided by experts in the field of mycology while foraging for wild mushrooms in the beautiful forests surrounding Camp Neringa.

You must be 18+ and fully vaccinated against COVID-19 to participate.
A notification will be sent closer to arrival regarding mask wearing and social distancing in indoor/outdoor spaces, which will be in line with the CNI protocol derived from the most up to date government regulations and recommendations.


COORDINATORS: Vida & Lukis Strazdis (strazdis@comcast.net)
 
SPECIAL GUESTS: Dr. Rytas Vilgalys, Dr. Linas Kudzma, Jura Strimaitis-Kerman, Rimas Čikotas, + certified forester
 

ARRIVAL & DEPARTURE
Program begins at 8pm on Friday, Sept. 17th, but you are welcome to arrive after 6pm. You will be greeted with soup and snacks prior to the start of the program. Camp will promptly end after a light lunch on Sunday, Sept. 19th.


CAMP PRICING

Registration Fee: $50 (non-refundable)

Registration Rates, for entire program:
ADULT (non-student) = $100 + $50 Registration Fee = $150 per person
STUDENT (discounted rate) = $50 + $50 Registration Fee = $100 per person

If you wish to take advantage of the STUDENT discount, then please use the "Add a gift certificate or promotional code" feature once you get to your checkout Cart.
Please use code: STUDENT-GRY

 

Registration via UltraCamp is for the full camp session. If due to extenuating circumstances you are not able to register for the full session and would like to attend only for the day on Saturday, please reach out to Viktorija Galkutė at viktorija@neringa.org.


For general camp information, please contact:
Interim Executive Director, Dana Grajauskas - dgrajauskas@neringa.org
Summer Camp Director, Dana Vainauskienė - dana@neringa.org
Business/Finances/UltraCamp, Viktorija Galkutė - viktorija@neringa.org, (978) 582-5592

You will have the best UltraCamp user experience by using Chrome as your internet browser and a Microsoft Operating System (not Mac).
Code:
GRY
Dates:
9/17/2021 8:00 PM - 9/19/2021 2:00 PM
Ages:
Ages 18 and up
Cost:
$150.00
Availability:
Registration is no longer available
Discounts
STUDENT-GRY