Mushroom-Related Classes

June

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Join award-winning nature and food writer Eugenia Bone for a taste of her latest creation, the Fantastic Fungi Community Cookbook, a compilation of recipes from mushroom more...
224CKG214O 06/29 We 6:00pm-7:30pm Bone
ONLINE

July

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Emerging research suggests that mushrooms may be beneficial for brain and nerve health. Discover the properties of different species and learn where medicinal mushrooms occur locally. more...
231WEL181O 07/19 Tu 6:00pm-8:00pm Michelotti
ONLINE

This lecture will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
A massively diverse group of organisms, fungi support and sustain nearly all living systems. They throw our concepts of individuality and even intelligence into question. They more...
231BOT819O 07/21 Th 11:00am-12:00pm Sheldrake
Bone
ONLINE

August

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Discover the power, the allure, and the science of psychedelic mushrooms. In this lecture, Food journalist and former president of the New York Mycological Society, Eugenia more...
231BOT302BO 08/04 Th 6:00pm-8:00pm Bone
ONLINE

Chanterelles, Milk Caps, Black Trumpets, Boletes of all kinds, and many other choice edibles make their appearance in the steamy summer months. Learn how to sort through this abundance with hands-on techniques and observations.
231BOT356 08/10 We 10:00am-1:00pm Sadowski
NYBG

This class will take place online. Registered students will receive login instructions.
Mushrooms have been utilized for thousands of years for medicinal and edible purposes. John Michelotti, owner of Catskill Fungi, will show you how to cultivate gourmet more...
231CKG207BO 08/24 We 6:00pm-8:00pm Michelotti
ONLINE

September

Here in NYC, fall is the best time to hunt for edible fungi, including honey, oyster, and hen-of-the woods mushrooms. Paul Sadowski, 25-year veteran of the New York Mycological Society, shows you how to identify many species and their look-alikes, more...
231BOT368 09/14 We 10:00am-1:00pm Sadowski
NYBG