MOUNT VERNON — A mushroom walk with Barbara Skapa is scheduled for 10 a.m.-noon Saturday, Aug. 19, starting at the Dr. Shaw Memorial Library parking lot.

Participants should wear clothing suitable for hiking, bring a basket or bag, and a small knife for collecting mushrooms. The walk may be local, or might involve a short car trip tto another location.

A donation to benefit the library is recommended and may be contributed the day of the event.

Registration by Aug. 12 is required. To register or for more information, call 293-2565 or email [email protected].