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The Beauty and Diversity of San Diego’s Mushrooms Tuesday June 12 @ 6pm

Our very own Les Braund will be presenting at the Ocean Beach Library on June 12 @ 6pm President of the San Diego Mycological Society, Les Braund, will be presenting a talk about the wild and wonderful world of mushrooms … Continue reading

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John Muir Comes to Questhaven

John Muir, as portrayed by the world’s foremost Muir interpreter – Lee Stetson of 33 years performing in Yosemite and all over the world – is coming for 4 different live performances to Questhaven Retreat and Nature Preserve June 22-24, … Continue reading

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April 30th potluck

Our April 30th, 2018 meeting is a potluck dinner. The dinner starts at 7 PM in Room 101, Casa Del Prado in Balboa Park. Please bring a cooked or cold dish and your own beverage. (Note: there will be no … Continue reading

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April 27-30: San Diego needs your help to win the 2018 City Nature Challenge

We encourage you to upload photos of any mushrooms you can find locally: From April 27-30, 2018, the San Diego Natural History Museum (The Nat) is spearheading our local effort to document as many species as possible via iNaturalist… read … Continue reading

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April 2nd at 6:30pm: “Mushrooms and Fungi of Southern California and Northern Baja”

For the Monday April 2nd meeting our speaker will be Bonni Thoresen, speaking on “Mushrooms and Fungi of Southern California and Northern Baja”. The meeting will start at 6:30 PM in Room 101, Casa Del Prado in Balboa Park. We … Continue reading

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March 5th at 6:30pm: Fungal Conservation

For the Monday March 5th, 2018 meeting, our speaker will be Else Vellinga, a mycologist who is interested in naming and classifying mushroom species in California and beyond, speaking on “Fungal conservation” discussing reasons to include fungi in conservation and … Continue reading

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February 18th: Fungus Fair

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February 5 at 6:30pm: The Many Mushrooms of Arizona and Their Habitats

For the Monday February 5th, 2018 meeting, our speaker will be Dr. Christopher May, President of the Arizona Mushroom Society, speaking on the many mushrooms that grow in Arizona and the habitats where they are found The meeting will start … Continue reading

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Feb 10: Mushroom-Identification Focused Workshop

Christian Schwarz here, author of Mushrooms of the Redwood Coast, and citizen science/natural history educator. In light of the recent rains that have blessed our CA coast, I am looking to teach a set of mushroom-identification focused workshops in SoCal … Continue reading

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Jan 8th, 2018 Meeting: Daniel Winkler, of Mushroaming fame

For the January 8th, 2018 meeting, our speaker will be Daniel Winkler speaking on “The Best of Mushroaming” The meeting will start at 6:30 PM in Room 104, Casa Del Prado in Balboa Park. We will take Daniel to dinner … Continue reading

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