October 2019

November General Meeting -- Alan Rockefeller (by )

? WHEN: 11/20/2019, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
? WHERE: Harvey West Scout House, 191 Harvey West Blvd. Santa Cruz 95060
Alan Rockefeller

Join us for our monthly meeting! We gather at the Harvey West Scout House for refreshments and informal mushroom ID from 6:30 – 7:00. Organizers will then provide updates on future forays and other activities, followed by our speakers. Bring along your sense of curiosity and any mushrooms you've found and would like help identifying. 

Alan Rockefeller is our speaker...

November, 2019

"I took a Walk" by Kaye Peyron

Best Photo
Date: March 01, 2019
Camera: Canon Canon EOS 60D
ISO Speed: 1000
Exposure: 0.01 sec
Focal Length: 85 mm
Aperture: f/5.6
Flash Used: No
Date:  March 1, 2019,
Helvella Lacunosa
Found in Watsonville, CA. During this time of year it was rainy and cold. At first we almost missed it because it was under all these leaves. We did not collect this baby elfin for it needed more time to grow before consideration of collecting. 

2019 Myco Tour with Whatscookin - Piedmont Italy (by )

I was lucky to join Britt Bunyard and the Tour Company What's Cookin to visit the Piedmont Area in Italy.   This was a special Myco focus tour along with food and wine.   I just had to go.

Did we find mushroom?   Yes we did.   We had the advantage of both Britt, the editor of FUNGI Magazine and local mycologist in the various areas we visited...

2019 October General Meeting: Michael Wood - Author, Photographer and Creator of MykoWeb.Com (by )

? WHEN: 10/16/2019, 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
? WHERE: Harvey West Scout House
Michael G. Wood

While we wait for fall rains, please join us for our second general meeting of 2019/2020 season.

  • You will hear reports about forays and findings in recent weeks 
  • What to expect in weeks and months to come
  • Upcoming local and long distance forays
  • And more!

Our speaker for October is Michael Wood, past president of the Mycological Society of San Francisco, co-author of California Mushrooms, avid photographer, and creator of MykoWeb.com.