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Feb 6, 2017 Meeting – 6:30 PM: Lee Hamm

The guest speaker for our February 6th meeting is Lee Hamm. The meeting will be hosted in Room 101, Casa Del Prado in Balboa Park at 6:30 PM. Lee Hamm is the Recreation and Lands Officer for the Palomar Ranger … Continue reading

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Jan 21, 2017: 11:00 am Tour of the new 99Ranch Market

The 99Ranch Asian Market just opened a new store at Genessee and Balboa, replacing the old Albertson’s store next to the Target. Like our previous foray to Zion market, Noel Fong will again conduct a tour, followed by lunch in … Continue reading

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Jan 9, 2017 Meeting – 6:30 PM: Sue Van Hook (RM104)

The guest speaker for our January 9th meeting is Sue Van Hook. The meeting will be hosted in Room 104 (across the patio from our regular room), Casa Del Prado in Balboa Park at 6:30 PM. Sue’s presentation is titled: … Continue reading

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Dec 5, 2016 Meeting: Holiday Potluck and White Elephant Exchange, 7 PM

Our December 5th, 2016 meeting is a potluck dinner and white elephant gift exchange. The dinner starts at 7 PM in Room 101, Casa Del Prado in Balboa Park. Please bring a cooked or cold dish and your own beverage. … Continue reading

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Nov 7, 2016 Meeting: 6:30 PM Officer Elections and Cooking Demonstration

Officer elections will be held during the November 7, 2016 meeting. Following the elections, the group will be treated to a cooking demonstration by Marguerite Grifka, chef and owner of California’s Table. The meeting will be hosted in Room 101, … Continue reading

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Oct 3, 2016 Meeting – 6:30PM Telluride Mushroom Festival

The presenters for our October 3rd meeting are SuzAnn Hertzler (President), Pat Nolan (Treasurer), and Michelle Innis (Secretary). They will be talking about their adventures at the Telluride Mushroom Festival in Telluride Colorado. The meeting will be hosted in Room … Continue reading

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San Diego County Fair Garden Show; Adopt a Mushroom

June 25th, 2016. The Society also had a booth in the Garden Show section at the county fair. At the end of the fair, the Garden division gave SDMS ten of the papermache mushrooms that had been on display at … Continue reading

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San Diego County Fair Farm Division Permanent Display

June 5th, 2016. The Society had a booth at the county fair today! We had a great time discussing mushrooms with everyone who stopped by our booth. The county fair extended an invitation for us to return to the fair … Continue reading

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Lichen Article about Kerry Knudsen

Here is an interesting article on world-renowned Lichenologist Kerry Knudsen, Southern California’s only professional lichenologist:

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County Fair Infield Farm Division Display (June 3rd to July 4th)

SDMS will have a permanent display at the Infield Farm throughout the course of the San Diego County Fair. The Farm Supervisor, Jennifer Galey, is looking for volunteers to be at the display for a few hours on the weekends … Continue reading

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