A cluster of mushrooms

LA Mycological Society celebrates the fungus among us this Sunday

The Los Angeles Mycological Society holds its annual Wild Mushroom Fair this Sunday at the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Garden in Arcadia. The fair will include cooking and cultivation demonstrations, expert assistance in identifying wild mushrooms, displays of mushroom art, children’s activities, and craft vendors, and a keynote lecture by Britt Bunyard, editor of Fungi Magazine. The fair is free with admission to the Arboretum; events begin with a at 9am with a wild mushroom walk.

Image: Wild mushrooms in North Hills (Flickr: William Garret)