Yearly Archives: 2008

David Pilz – Oregon’s Emergent Culinary Truffle Industry

Join us on Thursday, January 8, 2009 at our General Meeting for speaker David Pilz Dan Luoma, for a talk on Oregon’s Emergent Culinary Truffle Industry. We will meet at our usual location: LCC Building 16, Room 115 at 7:00pm:

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Mushroom Mimicry by Dracula Orchids – December 11, 2008 at 7pm

Join us on Thursday, December 11, 2008 at 7:00pm at LCC: Dr. Bitty Roy will speak about her recent research in Ecuador.  Her talk is entitled: “Mushroom mimicry by Dracula orchids and other cool stuff in the cloud forest.” This

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Members’ Foray — Saturday November 15th, 2008

Forays are limited to CMS members (and friends) only.  It’s likely we’ll head towards the Cascades. Meet at the South Eugene High School by 8:45 for introductions and directions. We will leave at 9:00am sharp. *General Foray Information* You can

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November 13, 2008 7:00pm – Flavorful, Fancy & Foul Fungi From Far Flung Places Around The World

Join us for a talk by adventurer and natural resource specialist Daniel Winkler. Daniel will cover Flavorful, Fancy & Foul Fungi From Far Flung Places Around The World. The presentation will include fantastic slides and stories from his many travels.

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Siskiyou Field Institute Class 2008

November 7-9, 2008: Learn about the biology, ecology and field identification of mushrooms.  Investigate edible as well as poisonous mushrooms of the Pacific Northwest.  Prowl the Illinois Valley for mushrooms on Friday.  On Saturday, drive the scenic Smith River Gorge,

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2008 Mushroom Festival at Mt. Pisgah

The Mushroom Festival, co-sponsored by the Cascade Mycological Society, is held on Sunday October 26th 2008 from 10am to 4pm, and features a broad range of fungi collected throughout western Oregon. Experts are on hand during the show to help

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Members’ Foray — Saturday October 18th, 2008

Forays are limited to CMS members (and friends) only.  We’ll be collecting some less ephemeral species for the Mt. Pisgah Mushroom Show and likely edibles as well! Meet at the South Eugene High School by 8:45 for introductions and directions.

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Yachats Mushroom Festival 2008

October 17-19, 2008: Fabulous Wild Mushroom Cuisine, Guided Mushroom Walks, Talks, Exhibits and Identification, as well as Fungi products, Music, Entertainment and lots of FUN-gi! The Yachats Village Mushroom Fest is hosted by the Yachats Area Chamber of Commerce and

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Members’ Foray — Sunday October 12th, 2008

Forays are limited to CMS members (and friends) only.  Meet at the South Eugene High School by 8:45 for introductions and directions. We will leave at 9:00am sharp. *General Foray Information* .

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Identifest October 9th, 2008 at 7pm

Join the Cascade Mycological Society for our annual mushroom Identifest. If you’ve ever wondered about that mushroom growing in your yard, or the fungus you see popping up everywhere in the woods and fields this time of year, now is

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