Learn how to explore the outdoors by foraging for a vast Northwest resource: mushrooms! Puget Sound Mycological Society Past President Marian Maxwell will explain the basics, including seasons for mushroom hunting, permits required, types of mushrooms to look for, cooking, dangers, and where to hunt.
Maxwell studied mycology under the renowned Dr. Daniel Stuntz and received a Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Washington. She is the Immediate Past President of the Puget Sound Mycological Society (2010-2015), is currently on the Board of Trustees, and has served as one of their identifiers, educations, and scientific display chairpersons for over 20 years. She is very passionate about sharing and educating people about the role of fungi in the environment.
Sponsored by the White Center Library Guild