2023/2024 Meeting Updates

  • Meetings are now in the Sturm Auditorium, in the Freyer – Newman Center (FNC)
  • All entry and exit for after hours plant society meetings will now go through the Freyer – Newman Center main entrance. The Pinon Gate will be closed no matter the location of your meeting.
  • After entering through the main gate, the Freyer-Newman Center front doors will be unlocked from 7:10PM to 7:50PM
  • If you arrive before/after the doors are unlocked, you can have someone from the inside let you in

CMS meetings are open to the public. They begin at 7 pm with a half hour in which members may bring in mushrooms to “show and tell,” or ones they want identified by CMS members who are experts. The evening’s program begins between 7:15 and 7:30, usually featuring an illustrated talk by a mycologist or a recognized authority in another field. The meeting ends at approximately 9pm.

Purple Hedgehogs & Black Bear’s-Paws: Exploring rare mushrooms in the family Bankeraceae

Purple Hedgehogs & Black Bear’s-Paws: Exploring rare mushrooms in the family Bankeraceae

March 11, 2024    
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Talk Description: In North America, the fungal family Bankeraceae includes the genera Sarcodon, Hydnellum, Phellodon, and Boletopsis. This family contains well-known (and not-so-well-known) edible species, as [...]
Mushroom Cultivation with Gary Heferle

Mushroom Cultivation with Gary Heferle

April 8, 2024    
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  Meeting Entry Reminder: All entry and exit for after hours plant society meetings will now go through the Freyer – Newman Center main entrance. [...]
Psilocybe with Paxton Hoag

Psilocybe with Paxton Hoag

May 13, 2024    
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
    Meeting Entry Reminder: All entry and exit for after hours plant society meetings will now go through the Freyer – Newman Center main [...]

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