Can't get enough FUNgus at Fungus Fair? Join the Turnagain Arm Mycological Society (TAMS)! In addition to putting on the Girdwood Fungus Fair, we also host several events throughout the year, along with monthly meetings/talks.
To Join: Fill out the forms and send with dues to the address listed in the forms. You'll be the first to know of planned club activities, get a tshirt, and support the club! You don't need to be a member to go to any meeting, but you do to participate in a club foray.
The Turnagain Arm Mycological Society was formed to:
2019 Schedule of Meetings and Forays (check back for updates)
Jan. 23rd, 7-8pm Girdwood Community Room: Talk : SOMA Camp updates, Matsutake and Candy Cap tasting
Feb. 20, 7-8pm Girdwood Community Room: Talk: How Fungi Changed Human History by Sam David
March 20, 7-8pm Girdwood Community Room: Talk: Freshwater Fungi by James Ianni
April 24, 7-8pm Girdwood Community Room: Talk: Spring Fungi and Mycoflora training opportunities
June 19th, 6:30-8pm, Girdwood Brewing Co.: Fungus Fair planning session, tshirt art submissions due, Forest Fair parade planning
July 3rd, 6:30-8:30: TAMS sign painting party for Forest Fair Parade. BYOB and snacks to share. See emailed meeting notes for location.
July 6th, 10am: Girdwood Forest Fair Parade
July 17th, 6:30-8pm Girdwood Brewing Co: Fungus Fair Planning session
August 12th-19th: North American Mycoflora Project Continental Mycoblitz!
August 14th 6:30-8pm Girdwood Brewing Co: Fungus Fair Planning session
August 21st 6-8pm Campbell Creek Science Center: Mushroom Fair!
August 30- Sept. 2nd Cordova Fungus Festival
Sept. 6-8th: Girdwood FUNGUS FAIR!
Sept. 6-8th: Tongass Rainforest Festival (Petersburg)
Sept. 28th 12-2pm: TAMS Fall Foray
October 20-27th: North American Mycoflora Project Continental Mycoblitz! Round 2
November 20th 7-8pm: Girdwood Community Room Talk: Trufflle Hunting in Hungary and Romania