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Location: Middlebury

Training Type: In Person

Total Hours: 2

Cost: Free

Scholarship: No

Contact Information:

Su White
(802) 388-7297

Cultivating Mushrooms with Young Children Deb Norris

Special Topics:
Sponsor: Addison County EC Network
Instructor: Julie Mitchell

In this hands on workshop, learn how to grow mushrooms with young children in several fun and innovative ways. Designed for early educators who love growing things in their classrooms and outdoors. We will check out the wine cap mushroom bed Julie Mitchell helped Quarry Hill School teachers create in the fall and learn about how to successfully cultivate different types of mushrooms with young children. Julie Mitchell is an herbal practitioner, gardener and teacher. She operates Eos Botanicals, an herbal apothecary and has a consultation practice in Addison county. Julie's formal education includes BSc. and MSc. from the University of Wales. Her on-going education in herbal medicine occurs outside her door in Monkton, Vermont

Core Knowledge Area
  • How We Teach
  • What We Teach
  • Preschool/PreK
Session Dates
Session Times
June 14, 2023
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Additional Information

The training will take place at Quarry Hill School, 1622 Quarry Rd, Middlebury, VT Thanks to generous funding from VT FEED and VT Farm to School and Early Childhood grants.