Free First Saturdays

November 2, 2019

Mushrooms

11:00AM

Come join Sam Landes and Cornelia Cho of the Mushroom Club of Georgia to participate in a making your own Oyster Mushroom Grow Bag. Take home your very own inoculated bag and grow your own delicious oyster mushrooms in just a few weeks!

All supplies will be furnished. This workshop is limited to 20 participants. You must register and check in for this program. Tickets are free and transferable. Suitable for adults and children ages 6+ accompanied by an adult.

Register here. 

Sam Landes is a retired Montessori Teacher.  He grew up in Central Illinois where his mother took him morel mushroom hunting beginning at the age of 5.  He has been the Treasurer of the Mushroom Club of Georgia since 2010.  His wife, Dr. Cornelia Cho, is the President of the club.  Cornelia and Sam are both  members of the North American Mycological Association (NAMA).  Sam is the Foray Committee Chair for NAMA.  Sam and Cornelia travel around the country joining other mushroom enthusiasts in hunting for mushrooms.  He really appreciates the opportunity to share his knowledge and passion about all things Fungi.

Dr. Cornelia Cho is a practicing pediatrician with a great passion for fungi, alternative health, arts and crafts and making the world a better place through cooperative communication. She has been involved with the Mushroom Club of Georgia since 2007 and has been its president since 2009.  She gives presentations about medicinal mushrooms, peer- listening, and other aspects of the fungal world around the United States.  She is a member of the North American  Mycological Association (NAMA) and has received its Harry S. Knighton Award for service to a local club.

Here are the themes for the rest of 2019. Check back each month for more information.

January 5

New Year, New Beginning

February 2

Birds

March 2

Dr. Seuss’ Birthday

April 6

Native Americans

May 4

IMPACT Melanoma

June 1

Family Concert

July 6

Bubbles

August 3

Butterflies

September 7

Reptiles

October 5

Art in the Park

November 2

Mushrooms

December 7

Snowflakes

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