Mycology beats urology anyday  
Updated Oct 11 2014
Quick Info
The Vancouver Mycological Society, based in Vancouver Canada, is a club devoted to the study of mushrooms and fungi.
To find out more, including how to join, ... click here
The VMS website has a new host as of June.   Please let us know if you find any broken links.
.:: Meetings ::.  .:: VMS Events ::. .:: Forays ::.

Regular Meetings
Held the 2nd Tuesday of every month
except January, July, & August
in the Floral Hall of
Van Dusen Botanical Garden
at 37th & Oak in Vancouver

Tue Oct 14   7:30 pm
Presenter: Juergen Kuerten
Topic: Cooking Mushrooms -- Live Demo

Bring along fungi you've found
  for the display table & please
remember to bring back library books

35th Vancouver Mushroom Show
Sun Oct 26 11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Floral Hall
Van Dusen Botanical Garden
37th Ave. & Oak St.

Richmond Mushroom Show
Sun Nov 2   11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Richmond Nature Park
11851 Westminster Highway,
just west of No. 5 Rd on the north side


.:: Other Events ::.

Whistler Fungus Among Us Festival
Fri Oct 17 evening & Sat Oct 18 day

Sunshine Coast Mushroom Festival
Fri Oct 17 to Sun Oct 19

Vancouver Island & Gulf Island Events

Capilano River Regional Park
Wed Oct 15 10:00 am – 2:30 pm

Wild about Mushrooms Program of
Metro Vancouver Regional Parks
Led by VMS member Michelle Duncan. How to identify common fungi.
No collecting for the table.
To register: Go to &
  search for barcode 6018, or
call 604-432-6359.

Derby Reach Brae Island Park
Sun Oct 19 9:00 am – 12:00 noon

Led by VMS member Sharmin Gamiet.
No collecting for the table.

Lighthouse Park
Sat Oct 25 10:00 am – 12:00 noon

Led by VMS member Terry Taylor.
No collecting for the table.

Miscellaneous Links

Identification links:

VMS Manning Park Study 2004-2009:
Upcoming About News Mycofile Library Gallery Links
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