Signings at the Market: Chris Baker, ON A MUSHROOM DAY

Event date: 
Sunday, July 28, 2024 - 10:30am
Event address: 
Rhinebeck Farmers Market
61 E. Market Street
Rhinebeck, NY 12572

We're so happy to be back outdoors at Rhinebeck Farmer's Market.

Join us on July 28th and meet author Chris Baker with her gorgeous new picture book ON A MUSHROOM DAY, illustrated by Alexandra Fineldey.

Perfect for Ages 3-7

Chris BakerOn a Mushroom Day bu Chris Baker (Author) & Alexandra Fineldey (Illustrator)

Take a magical walk through the forest and learn all about the wild beauty and wonder of mushrooms on this inspiring picture book journey!

A mushroom day is a day of exploring together and discovering some of the most incredible lifeforms on earth: fungi. In this lyrical, informational picture book structured around a walk through a summertime wood, a child and their caregiver share the sights, sounds and smells of the forest as they observe and identify different varieties of mushrooms. On a Mushroom Day encourages curiosity and a love of fungi in young children and normalizes safe, chaperoned joyful exploration of the fungal queendom all around us. Filled with fun, fascinating fungi facts and a visual catalogue of mushroom species so that kids can enjoy their very own mushroom day in the pages of this book!

Stop by the Oblong booth to meet Chris and get your signed copy!

Chris Baker is an author, professional mushroom lover, and founder of Chicory Naturalist, a nature shop and community space rooted in Kingston, New York. Baker is also a certified forager and enthusiastic guide to the realm of fungi, leading forays in the Hudson Valley bioregion. Running through all of Baker's professional endeavors is a passion for reconnecting broken chains of generational knowledge about the natural world. She lives a few blocks from the Hudson River with her spouse, child and two calico cats.


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By Chris Baker, Alexandra Finkeldey (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781774882580
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Tundra Books - July 16th, 2024