The Colorado Mycological Society

Contact Us!

Colorado Mycological Society
PO Box 9621
Denver, CO 80209

Say Hello
General Inquiries
hello@cmsweb.org

Poisoning
Call The Rocky Mountain Poison and Drug Center
303-739-1123

Identification
*We no longer identify photos emailed to us.
You may post photos to our facebook group here. *No response guaranteed.
Members may submit photos to our lead identifiers in our portal here.

Orders
General online order support
support@cmsweb.org

Forays
Foray Questions & Support
forays@cmsweb.org

Memberships
Memberships Support
memberships@cmsweb.org

Events
Event Questions & Support
events@cmsweb.org

Merchandise
merch@cmsweb.org

Tech Support
tech-support@cmsweb.org

Web Editor
web-editor@cmsweb.org

Newsletter
newsletter@cmsweb.org

Submissions
submissions@cmsweb.org

Volunteer
volunteer@cmsweb.org

March 2020 President’s Letter

March 2020 President’s Letter
March 5, 2020 Andrew Wilson

Dear members,

 

Welcome to a new year of mushrooms and mycology with the Colorado Mycological Society.  We’re proud to introduce a new and exciting group of speakers this year. The speakers cover and array of topics starting with Dr. Nichole Garneau’s who will be presenting on the science of flavor and how fungi and mushrooms trigger all the right parts of our brains. Following Dr. Garneau will be a variety of topics that tantilize the mind, everything from mushrooms that glow in the dark, to “trippy” mushrooms, to mushroom mind control. Woooooaaah!

 

We will also have several book authors. We’re excited to have Dr. Cathy Cripps, one of North America’s preeminent experts on Rocky Mountain mushrooms, as our Fair Identifier this year. She along with our own Vera Evenson and Michael Quo wrote The Essential Guide to Rocky Mountain Mushrooms by Habitat. Also, we have the author of Mycophilia and Microbia, Eugenia Bone this year to talk about Magic Mushrooms and their social impacts. She will also be providing a Denver Botanic Gardens’ sponsored seminar/workshop. Monitor the CMS website and Facebook for upcoming information on this and other CMS related activities.

 

This being said you should also be aware of the benefits of your CMS membership. This year we are going to have an ambitious Foray schedule. Many of these forays will be members only. We will keep you appraised of all additional benefits to your membership.

 

Anyway, our first Society Meeting is THIS MONDAY, March 9th, with Kickoff Speaker Dr. Nichole Garneau. I hope you are excited for this first meeting and to get the 2020 Colorado mycology season started.

 

I look forward to seeing you at the next or future society meeting.

 

Cheers,

Andrew Wilson

CMS President

0 0 votes
Article Rating
Subscribe
Notify of
0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
0
Would love your thoughts, please comment.x
()
x
X