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Mycelial Connection Amidst Uncertainty

Dearest Mycophiles, In light of the recent COVID-19 outbreak we are canceling our April meeting and will not be hosting any additional events until everything settles. Now, more than ever, we need each other in (virtual) community. To fend off … Continue reading

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Pop-Up Foray this Saturday 2/29

  Please join us for another SDMYCO POP-UP FORAY!  We’re excited to get out into the wild again. Although the lack of rains this season may not produce an abundance of mushrooms, hopefully some will be up, as the atmosphere has … Continue reading

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March SDMYCO Meeting Monday, 3/2: The Mushrooms + Culture of Greece

Hello Mycophiles! Our next club meeting is less than one week away on Monday, March 2nd. We’ll be joined by Olga Tzogas the creator of Smugtown Mushrooms based in Rochester, New York. Olga will share her experiences as a mycologist … Continue reading

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Volunteers Needed!

  SDMYCO Volunteers Needed! Are you able to help us at the Fungus Fair this weekend? We have many needs! Please email volunteer@sdmyco.org with your interest.  Volunteer positions available: Saturday Set Up 5-10pm (Dinner provided) Sunday Set Up 8-10am  Greeter … Continue reading

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SDMYCO Member Foray for Fungus Fair – 2/15

  Join SDMYCO for our annual Fungus Fair Foray! We’re excited to get out into the wild and collect fresh specimens to display at the Fungus Fair, which is being held the following day (2/16), at Balboa Park. SDMYCO Member … Continue reading

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SDMYCO 2020 Fungus Fair, 2/16

San Diego has seen enough rain this year to leave us wondering about all of these interesting mushrooms are popping-up in our lawns, off pathways and in local parks.  For anyone curious about these fascinating fungi, you can learn all … Continue reading

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February SDMYCO Meeting Monday, 2/3: Mushroom + Lichen Dyes for Natural Color

Hello Myco-Friends! Our next club meeting is one week away on Monday, January 6th. We’ll be learning about the wondrous world of Mushroom + Lichen Dyes for Natural Color. We’ll dive into the history, how to identify dye species and the … Continue reading

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SDMYCO Mushroom Cultivation Workshop, Saturday 2/1/2020

Join SDMYCO and mushroom farmer Sam Andrasko with assistance from Eric Muller and Austin Watkins for a hands-on mushroom cultivation workshop. The class will include instruction on home culturing and growing techniques to get you started cultivating your own mushrooms … Continue reading

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SDMYCO Member Mushroom Dinner: Tickets on Sale 1/20 @ Noon!

  Feast on Fungus. Munch on Mushies. Join us for this members only, special event prepared by SDMYCO Club Chef Sarah Restivo of Rancho Valencia to be held at Longship Brewery. Tickets go on sale this Monday, 1/20 @ Noon. … Continue reading

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SDMYCO Mushroom Identification Workshop, Sunday 1/19/20

Join SDMYCO and guest teacher Dennis Shardmahd for a hands-on mushroom identification workshop and walk through Los Penasquitos Canyon.   SDMYCO Mushroom Identification Workshop Sunday, 1/19/20 10am – 2pm Los Penasquitos Canyon Ranch House Canyonside Park Driveway, San Diego, CA … Continue reading

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