Mushroom hunts are regularly led by our knowledgeable volunteers into the fungal jungles of San Diego county and environs. Bring your basket! Participation in SDMS Forays requires a signed liability waiver. To save time at the start of forays, you can download a form here Release and Indemnification Liability Waiver, sign it, and turn it in with your membership renewal.


Beginner and Intermediate mycology classes are offered from time to time for a reasonable fee. This page will be updated accordingly as classes are added and organized.

2014-2015 Season Events

Check the Home page each month for in depth details for each event.

Oct 6, 2014 – Chef Kimberly Coelho, Cooking demonstration
Nov 3, 2014 – Daniel Winkler, Amazon mushrooms; Club Elections of Officers
Dec 1, 2014 – Holiday Potluck and white elephant exchange
Jan 5, 2015 – Dr. Mary Ann Hawke
Feb 2, 2015 – Dr. Chet Leathers (Rescheduled)
Feb 12, 2015 – Britt Bunyard Special presentation (Rm 104)
Feb 15, 2015 – Mushroom Fair {Lucy Warren, Greg Rubin, Maggie Olsen; Britt Bunyard; Elio Schaechter; Mushrooming cultivation with Sam Andrasko}
Mar 2, 2015 – Dennis and Robert, Cooking demonstration
Apr 6, 2015 – Alan Rockefeller – “Mushrooms of Mexico”
Apr 16, 2015 – Mushroom Dinner at Scripps Ranch HS (members only, must sign-up and pre-pay)
May 4, 2015 – End of the Season Potluck
May 9, 2015 – Participation in the Balboa Park 100th Anniversary “Garden Party for the Century” (10 am to 4 pm)