Yearly Archives: 2007

Oregon Truffle Festival — January 25th-27th, 2008

It is the first festival of its kind in the English-speaking world, dedicated to sharing the experience of the chefs, foragers and fans of Oregon’s wild truffles—from their hidden source in the forest to their glory on the table. http://www.oregontrufflefestival.com/

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Public Foray — Saturday February 9th, 2008

Join the Cascade Mycological Society on a winter foray led by mushroom veteran Joe Spivak. Help us gather wild edibles for the Fungal Feast the following Thursday and for your own table. Hedgehogs and winter chanterelles are the most likely

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Fungal Feast — February 14th, 2008

The Cascade Mycological Society and Lane Culinary Arts students welcome all to the 6th annual Fungal Feast. The feast will take place at 7:00PM in the LCC cafeteria on February 14th, 2008 (LCC Map). The dinner will include a variety

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Jan. 10, 2008 – General Meeting

January 10, 7 PM. Jeff Stone will be presenting the talk ‘Phaeocryptopus gaeumannii, the most common Oregon fungus you’ve never heard of and its effects on forest health’. The meeting will take place at Lane Community College Building 16, room

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Mushroom Hike! Jan 5, 2008

Discover winter fruiting and perennial fungi on a short, guided hike. In addition to basic identification, we will discuss the ancient use of mushrooms for food, medicine, and fire. Dress for cold, wet weather. Meet at the Dorris Ranch Barn

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March 13th, 2008 7:00pm – General Meeting

The March meeting of the Cascade Mycological Society features Daniel Winkler. Daniel cover a topic related to his mycological explorations of Tibet. The meeting will take place at Lane Community College Building 16, room 115 at 7:00pm (Directions). For more

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Paula Fong Design CMS 2007-2008 T-Shirts Are Here!

Local artist Paula Fong’s beautiful morel design has made its way to the 2007-2008 Cascade Mycological Society T-Shirt, available now at all talks and CMS events in a variety of earth-tone colors and sizes. Get your t-shirt soon before your

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Ongoing CMS Student Scholarship/Grant

CMS has been proud to offer the Outstanding Research Project Scholarship since 2008. The scholarship is for college students (community college, undergraduate, or graduate) who are engaging in mycology research. The scholarship will be awarded for the research project that forward the

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Terry Gatchell: Dec. 13, 2007 at 7:00pm

December 13, 7:00 pm (note new start time) Terry Gatchell will be speaking on cooking mushrooms and (not) getting lost. The meeting will take place at Lane Community College Building 16, room 115 (Directions). For more information, please contact Kyle

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CMS General Meeting, Foray and Workshop — Thursday November 8th, 2007

Ramaria Madness! Spend a day enjoying the coral fungi of western Oregon. Ron Exeter, (Salem District Bureau of Land Management) invites you to a Ramaria foray, workshop & presentation. Foray The foray will commence from the Hwy 99W & Alpine

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