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Having Fun with Fungi – The National Botanic Garden of Wales

October 15 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Sunday October 15, 2017

Our 6th annual Fungus Day promises a mix of science, fun, art and magic that will appeal to anyone curious about these most fascinating, and mysterious lifeforms.
The event includes –
· Guided walks and talks about fungi in meadows, flower beds, lawns and woods
· Tony’s Table – a cornucopia of fresh fungal fruiting bodies
· Fungi and fairy inspired ballet
· Find out what fungi you can eat, and what you really shouldn’t eat
· The Fairy Wood Trail – look for signs of fairies deep within our fungi-rich Fairy Wood and post a letter to the fairies in the fairy village
· Display of the Roy Watling fungi library
· Last chance to see the enormously popular ‘From Another Kingdom’ fungi exhibition
· Displays of fungi-inspired textiles, art and illustrations
· Lots of fungi and fairy inspired family activities
· Stalls selling fairy and fungi bits and bobs

Admission is free to anyone dressed as an elf or fairy!


October 15
10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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National Botanic Garden of Wales
Llanarthne Carmarthenshire SA32 8HN United Kingdom + Google Map
(01558) 667149