Blog Archives

Mushroom Festival

This event has been called one of the best mushroom shows in the country, and the biggest on the West Coast. Cascade Mycological Society (CMS) co-sponsors this spectacular show and celebration with Mt. Pisgah Arboretum and Lane Community College. Lane

Posted in CMS Events, Mt. Pisgah Mushroom Show

Mycologist Erin Blanchard Will Attend the 2014 Mushroom Festival

Erin Blanchard is one of the invited mycologists who will be identifying the fungi at this year’s Mt. Pisgah Mushroom Festival. About Erin Blanchard Erin is studying the taxonomy and identification of fungi. Originally from San Diego, she moved north to

Posted in CMS Events, Mt. Pisgah Mushroom Show, Mycologist

Mushroom Festival Volunteer Schedule

Did you know that the amazing mushroom display at Mount Pisgah Arboretum’s (MPA) Mushroom Festival is entirely collected, identified, displayed and interpreted by CMS volunteers? You can help! Here’s when and how… Saturday Oct 25 Mushroom Display Volunteers are needed

Posted in CMS Events, Mt. Pisgah Mushroom Show

Call for CMS Mushroom Festival Volunteers

Did you know that the amazing mushroom display at Mount Pisgah Arboretum’s (MPA) Mushroom Festival is entirely collected, identified, displayed and interpreted by CMS volunteers? (Of course, we have wonderful guest experts assist us with identification.) You can help! Here’s

Posted in Mt. Pisgah Mushroom Show Tagged with: , ,

Mushroom Festival: October 27th, 2013 from 10am–5pm

As you’ve heard, Langdon Cook, author of “The Mushroom Hunters” and “Fat of the Land” is our featured speaker at the LCC Forum this Friday. He is also going to be at the Mt. Pisgah Arboretum Mushroom Festival on Sunday.

Posted in Mt. Pisgah Mushroom Show Tagged with: , ,

2012 Photo Contest Winners

Agaricus button

Thank you to everyone who participated in the 2012 Photo Contest. For all those who did not get the chance to see the framed prints at the Mushroom Festival, or who were having too much fun to notice them, we

Posted in CMS Events, Mt. Pisgah Mushroom Show, Photo Contest Tagged with: , , , ,

2012 Mount Pisgah Arboretum Mushroom Festival

Don’t miss the 31st annual mushroom show at the Mount Pisgah Arboretum! This is the largest event of the year for CMS, and is always a special treat for everyone either seriously or casually interested in regional fungi. It is

Posted in CMS Events, Mt. Pisgah Mushroom Show Tagged with: ,

Photo Contest Winners

We received many beautiful photos of mushrooms for the contest and selected three for display at the festival. Here they are in case you didn’t get a chance to see the prints there. We’ll also be looking at some photos

Posted in CMS Events, Mt. Pisgah Mushroom Show, Photo Contest Tagged with:

30th Anniversary Photo Contest

LAST CALL FOR PHOTOS!!! Deadline extended to Oct. 24th, last chance to send in your photos! As some of you might know, this year’s Mt. Pisgah Arboretum Mushroom Festival will be the 30th! The Cascade Mycological Society has been a

Posted in CMS Events, Mt. Pisgah Mushroom Show, Photo Contest Tagged with: ,

30th Annual Mt. Pisgah Arboretum’s Mushroom Festival — Sunday October 30, 2011

30th Annual Mt. Pisgah Arboretum’s Mushroom Festival October 30, 2011, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m Cascade Mycological Society co-sponsors this spectacular celebration with Mt. Pisgah Arboretum and Lane Community College. CMS volunteers collect, identify and organize over 300 species of

Posted in Mt. Pisgah Mushroom Show Tagged with: ,