Friends of Fungi

Friends of Fungi Mycology Club promotes the understanding of, and an appreciation for, fungi in general and those fungi found in Tenhave Woods, Cummingston Park, and other local urban woods. This group is open to anyone who wants to learn more about fungi which includes mushrooms.
 

Nature Walks


There are monthly public walks from April through October. The walks are usually held on the 4th Saturday of the month.  For the walk schedule, please visit our Nature Walks Page.  The walks are free and preregistration is not required.

Meetings


Meetings are held on a Wednesday in November, January, February & March at the Royal Oak Senior Center (3500 Marais) beginning at 7:00 pm.  There is no preregistration or cost for these meetings.  Everyone is welcome.

The Friends of Mycology Club will meet on February 12, 2020.  Mary Fredricks, Nature Society mycologist. presents “What am I Looking At?: How to Use Guidebooks, Keys and Other Tools to Identify Mushrooms in the Woods and Elsewhere.”  

The Friends of Mycology Club will meet on March 11, 2020.  The video “Mushrooms of America” by Taylor Lockwood, world renown mushroom photographer, will be shown.  


If you are interested in more information, please contact Mary Fredricks.


Photos

View some of the fungi photos taken by Mary Fredericks:

Reference Books


Mary has put together a List of Reference Books (PDF) that she uses to learn about and identify fungi. For a much more comprehensive list, visit the MykoWeb Website.