General InformationClub meetings are the first Tuesday of every month except July and August at 7:30 p.m. at the Arnprior Curling Club, 15 Galvin St., Arnprior (by the Fairgrounds). Guests welcome: $5 per meeting – Students welcome to attend for Free! Guests are also welcome on field trips and will be asked to make a contribution of $5 to our club. (Students are free.) Please register beforehand and always check this website for updates before heading out on a field trip. NOTE: If you join a field trip, be aware that other participants may take your picture, accidentally or intentionally. So the photo may end up on the mfnc.ca or other websites. It’s a normal part of sharing field trip fun and information. If you don’t want your photo used this way, tell the trip leader or the field trip coordinator at email@example.com.
Sat24Aug20199:00 am - noonStoney Swamp
Leaders: Derek Dunnett and Sophie Roy
Meet: NCC Greenbelt parking lot P8 (on Moodie, South of Hunt Club)
We will search for frogs, salamanders and snakes, as well as birds and whatever else we can find. This is a kid friendly event. Bring binoculars and hand lens if you have them, or just your cell phone for pics or for iNaturalist. There are washrooms near the parking area. The hike is less than 4 km but wear comfortable shoes and clothing for protection against the sun and biting insects. The trip will be cancelled if it is a cold ( < 13 C) or rainy day. Register at firstname.lastname@example.org
Leader: Suzanne Monnon
Meet: at the Macnamara Trail, directions on this website
Have you ever wanted to learn the basics about mushrooms? If your answer is "yes" then this outing is for you. We will go into the forest to search for and identify many different types of fungi.
Our leader has been an avid amateur mycologist for many years. She will share her knowledge in a way that beginners will understand, so no previous knowledge is necessary.
Wear weather-appropriate clothing. Bring a small knife, loupe lens if you have one, water and a snack. Register at email@example.com