We’re scientists, naturalists, chefs, writers, artists, gardeners, cultivators, hikers and admirers who’ve come together to share our passion for mushrooms.

 

Featured Events

We’ve still got spots open in both the beginner and intermediate classes coming up in July, book your spot now before they run out!

Beginner Mushroom ID Class - July 30, August 6

Beginner Mushroom ID Class - July 30, August 6

July 30, 2024    
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The beginner’s class will cover the following topics: basic fungal biology, the major groups of fleshy fungi (mushrooms), essential macroscopic features needed to identify mushrooms, how [...]
Intermediate Mushroom ID Class - July 31, August 7

Intermediate Mushroom ID Class - July 31, August 7

July 31, 2024    
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The intermediate class will include the above, plus current Family & Generic concepts in mushroom taxonomy, differentiating important Colorado species, habitat-specific importance, poisonous and edible mushrooms [...]

 

Next CMS Event

Summer Foray 2024 - Wednesday

Summer Foray 2024 - Wednesday

July 17, 2024    
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Wednesday, July 17th: CMS Member Gary Olds along with Bill McGlashan will lead this foray from 8:30am to 1pm. Participants will meet at a West [...]

 

Upcoming Events

July 2024

Summer Foray 2024 - Wednesday - July 17, 2024 at 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

Summer Foray 2024 - Saturday - July 20, 2024 at 8:30 am - 1:30 pm

Summer Foray 2024 - Sunday - July 21, 2024 at 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

Summer Foray 2024 - Wednesday - July 24, 2024 at 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

Summer Foray 2024 - Saturday - July 27, 2024 at 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

Summer Foray 2024 - Sunday - July 28, 2024 at 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

Sidnee Obersingleton: Dying with mushrooms & lichens - July 28, 2024 at 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Beginner Mushroom ID Class - July 30, August 6 - July 30, 2024 at 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

Summer Foray 2024 - Wednesday - July 31, 2024 at 8:30 am - 2:30 pm

Intermediate Mushroom ID Class - July 31, August 7 - July 31, 2024 at 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm

 

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Beginner Mushroom ID Class - July 30, August 6
July 30, 2024    
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The beginner’s class will cover the following topics: basic fungal biology, the major groups of fleshy fungi (mushrooms), essential macroscopic features needed to identify mushrooms, how [...]
Summer Foray 2024 - Wednesday
July 31, 2024    
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Details to be announced. Details will be emailed out and this event will be updated with a signup link the week before the foray date!
Intermediate Mushroom ID Class - July 31, August 7
July 31, 2024    
7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
The intermediate class will include the above, plus current Family & Generic concepts in mushroom taxonomy, differentiating important Colorado species, habitat-specific importance, poisonous and edible mushrooms [...]
Summer Foray 2024 - Saturday
August 3, 2024    
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Details to be announced. Details will be emailed out and this event will be updated with a signup link the week before the foray date!
Summer Foray 2024 - Sunday
August 4, 2024    
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Details to be announced. Details will be emailed out and this event will be updated with a signup link the week before the foray date!
Summer Foray 2024 - Wednesday
August 7, 2024    
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Details to be announced. Details will be emailed out and this event will be updated with a signup link the week before the foray date!
Summer Foray 2024 - Saturday
August 10, 2024    
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Details to be announced. Details will be emailed out and this event will be updated with a signup link the week before the foray date!
Summer Foray 2024 - Sunday
August 11, 2024    
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Details to be announced. Details will be emailed out and this event will be updated with a signup link the week before the foray date!
CMS Fair
August 11, 2024    
11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Setup and load in Mitchell Hall
Britt Bunyard - A Resilient Planet Needs Fungi Now: The Secret Lives of Fungi
August 12, 2024    
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
A Resilient Planet Needs Fungi Now: The Secret Lives of Fungi Fungi are weird, fungi are cool, and fungi are beautiful. But how much do we really know about them? [...]
Summer Foray 2024 - Wednesday
August 14, 2024    
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Details to be announced. Details will be emailed out and this event will be updated with a signup link the week before the foray date!
Summer Foray 2024 - Saturday
August 17, 2024    
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Details to be announced. Details will be emailed out and this event will be updated with a signup link the week before the foray date!
Summer Foray 2024 - Sunday
August 18, 2024    
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Details to be announced. Details will be emailed out and this event will be updated with a signup link the week before the foray date!
Summer Foray 2024 - Wednesday
August 21, 2024    
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Details to be announced. Details will be emailed out and this event will be updated with a signup link the week before the foray date!
Summer Foray 2024 - Saturday
August 24, 2024    
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Details to be announced. Details will be emailed out and this event will be updated with a signup link the week before the foray date!
Summer Foray 2024 - Sunday
August 25, 2024    
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Details to be announced. Details will be emailed out and this event will be updated with a signup link the week before the foray date!
Summer Foray 2024 - Wednesday
August 28, 2024    
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Details to be announced. Details will be emailed out and this event will be updated with a signup link the week before the foray date!
Summer Foray 2024 - Saturday
August 31, 2024    
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Details to be announced. Details will be emailed out and this event will be updated with a signup link the week before the foray date!
Summer Foray 2024 - Sunday
September 1, 2024    
8:30 am - 2:30 pm
Details to be announced. Details will be emailed out and this event will be updated with a signup link the week before the foray date!
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