Events

Featured Event

Mushroom Foraging and Identification Excusion

The CMS will be hosting its second foraging of the season! The excursion will take place at the Parc Régional de Saint-Bernard. This will be an opportunity for mycologist to observe and learn about wild mushrooms in our local forest. Tickets to the event are $5 (transportation provided) on a first-come-first-serve basis since tickets are limited.

 

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Sunday, October 24th @ 11am

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Upcomming Events

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Every Week

Weekly General Meeting

(7pm – 8pm) On-Zoom

These meeting are for the general discussion of our club and is open to anyone. Here we can share our ideas/knowledge and welcome anyone interested in mycology.
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7pm

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October

Club Members Meet and Greet 

This will be an opportunity for club memebers to mingle and make friends! This event is free; games and some snacks will be provided. This event will be picnic style- bring a towel to sit on, snacks, and drinks!

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From 11am until 3pm

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October

 Mushroom Hunting and Identification Excursion

The CMS will be hosting its second foraging of the season! The excursion will take place at the Parc Régional de Saint-Bernard. This will be an opportunity for mycologist to observe and learn about wild mushrooms in our local forest. Tickets to the event are $5 (transportation provided) on a first-come-first-serve basis since tickets are limited.

**Boarding starts at 10:45**

 

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11AM to 5PM

FAQ

Frequently Asked

Do I have to be a Concordia Student to attend your workshops or go on excursions?

No. Membership in the Club is open to all, without restriction on the grounds of national origin, race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, disability, or faculty of study. Everyone is welcome at our events and activities!

 

Do I need to have foraging or identification experience to come on the excursions?

No. Our trips and excursions do not require any previous knowledge of mushroom species or foraging techniques. The student group-leaders will guide you during the excursion and help you identify your forages mushrooms.

Can I participate in your events and workshops as a volunteer?

Yes, absolutely! We always need help running and organizing our events, trips and workshops. We warmly welcoming all contributions to the success of our club. Fill out this form if you interested in volunteering at an upcoming event: Volunteer form 

I found a wild mushroom, is it safe to eat?

No, it is never safe to eat a wild mushroom unless a mushroom identification expert says so. We receive a lot of these request via social media and without a physical inspection, we can not properly identify wild mushrooms

Do I need to pay to attend your events and activities?

No. The Concordia Mycological Society is a not-for-profit student-led organization that is funded by the CSU. No membership fee or direct participation fees are required. In some cases, small donations may be required to cover optional transpiration and nourishment expenses. 

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concordiamycology@csu.qc.ca

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