Kitsap Peninsula Mycological Society KPMS: Amanita Kitsap Peninsula Mycological Society
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2017 Calendar
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Our meetings are the 2nd Thursday of each month, except July.

  • Thursday January 12, 7:00 PM
    Club meeting
    Presentation: Oyster Mushroom kit builds & Annual Election (postponed from cancelled Dec meeting).
  • Thursday February 9, 7:00 PM
    Club meeting
    Presentation: Dr. Albert Garcia-Romeu from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine will discuss his research on psychological uses of Psilocybin.
  • Thursday March 9, 6:30 PM
    Survivors Banquet & Club meeting
    Presentation: Andrew MacMillen, "Nutritional & Medicinal Mushrooms", including many local and gourmet fungi.
  • Thursday April 13, 7:00 PM
    Club meeting
    Presentation: Noah Siegel, "Boletes of the Pacific Northwest". Supported by Noah Siegel's award-wining photography, this lecture will covers tips for identifying boletes, where and how to find them, and highlight all the genera and common species in the PacNW.
  • Thursday May 11, 6:30 PM
    Founders Day Potluck
    Presentation: John Young, "How I Find So Many Morels", and Mike Scheurich, upcoming morel forays.
  • Thursday June 8, 7:00 PM
    Club meeting
    Presentation: Eugenia Bone, author of Mycophilia: Revelations from the Weird World of Mushrooms.
  • Saturday July 15, 1-4 PM
    Annual Picnic
    Island Lake County Park
  • Thursday August 10, 7:00 PM
    Club meeting
    Presentation: Katherine Glew, PhD, Associate Curator, UW Lichen Collection, "Lichens of the Pacific Northwest".
  • August 23 - 27
    KPMS will be at the Kitsap County Fair
  • Thursday September 14, 7:00 PM
    Club meeting
    Presentation: Fred Rhoades, "Mushroom Ecology", in 3D stereo!
  • Thursday October 12, 7:00 PM
    Club meeting
    Presentation: Gary Lincoff - TBD
  • Sunday October 29, 1 - 5 PM
    Annual Wild Mushroom Show
    Presidents Hall, Kitsap County Fairgrounds
  • Thursday November 9, 7:00 PM
    Club meeting
    Presentation: Andy MacKinnon, co-author of Plants of the Pacific Northwest: "Fungi And Plants In Mutualisms"
  • Thursday December 14, 6:30 PM
    Annual Potluck & Elections
    Presentation: John Young, "Santa & the Amanita"
  • Thursday January 11, 2018, 7:00 PM
    Club meeting
    Presentation: Alissa Allen, founder of Mycopigment. She will share an overview of the process she uses to extract a full spectrum of color from mushrooms found right here in the Pacific Northwest.
Foray dates & directions are available to KPMS members only.