Mushroom walk at Prospect Park


Shrewsbury – On Sunday, Sept. 13, the Shrewsbury Trails Committee will hold a mushroom walk at 1:30 p.m. in Prospect Park. David Babik, member of the Boston Mycological Club’s Identification Committee will lead the search to find and identify types of mushrooms, which could last up to two hours. Be prepared for on- and off-trail conditions. This walk is not suitable for very young children.

The event is free but preregistration is required by calling the Shrewsbury Recreation Department at 508-841-8503. The walk is limited to 20 participants from the community. Parking is available at the park entrance and at Mt. Olivet Church on Prospect Street. If severe inclement weather is predicted the walk will be held Sept. 12, same time. For more information, contact Melanie Magee at 508-842-2468 or email [email protected].