The spring season means the return of mushrooms, and most of us can become quickly fixated on a passionate quest for morels. Morels are tempting and wonderful, but there are many other mycological treasures that beckon to us. Gary Lincoff, author of The Audubon Field Guide to North American Mushrooms and guiding light of COMA’s Mushroom University, will discuss the common and unusual mushrooms to be found in our woods and fields in the months of April, May, and June.
Directions to Friends’ Purchase Meeting House
From I-684: Take Exit 2 to stoplight at Rte 120 (Purchase St.). Turn right and go 1 mile to sharp left turn. The Friends’ Meeting House is on the left at the corner.
From I-287: Take Exit 8 (westbound) or Exit 8E (eastbound) and follow signs for Anderson Hill Rd and SUNY Purchase. Take Anderson Hill Rd to Rte 120, turn left and go about 2 miles to intersection with Lake St. The Friends’ Meeting House is on the right just before the intersection.