2019 SOMA Wild Mushroom Camp

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Class & Workshop Schedule

It probably goes without saying, but please remember that classes and workshops are only open to registered campers.

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Registration

Some workshops have limited space, and require registration on a "first come, first served" basis. If you are interested in participating in any of these workshops, be sure to first register for SOMA Camp, then click the appropriate link to register for the workshop.

Prerequisites

Some classes have prerequisites--please check these before signing up.

Schedule

This is a tentative schedule. Classes, times, and instructors may change without notice. We will email the full schedule with exact times, locations, and instructors to registered campers before camp begins.

Download and print: 2018 Camp Schedule

Complete list of instructors

Saturday, Jan 19 2019

Saturday Forays
# Time Title/Location Leader  
10:00am-12:00pm Cultivation Oriented Foray
class info
Ken Litchfield
David Gardella
 
10:00am-12:00pm Chapel Trail - CYO Grounds
class info
TBA
Staff
 
12:45pm-3:30pm Miwok Camp
class info
Staff
 
Saturday Classes
# Time Class/Workshop Instructor  
1 7:00am-7:30am A Test class
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Christopher Murray
Waiting List
2 9:00am-11:50am Paper Making with Fungi
class info
Marilyn Hornor
Waiting List
3 10:00am-11:50am Shibori Dyeing with Dyer’s Puffball
class info
Adrienne Rodriguez
Waiting List
4 10:00am-10:50am Trees of Northern California and the Mushrooms That Love Them
class info
Autumn summers
5 11:00am-11:50am Unicorns and Fungus Based Utopias
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Philip Ross
6 11:00am-11:50am Chef Demo
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TBA
7 11:00am-11:50am a first foray into the history of mycology
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Else Vellinga
8 12:00pm-12:40pm Lunch
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9 1:00pm-3:00pm Mushroom Microscopy
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Theresa Halula
10 1:00pm-2:50pm Mushroom Cultivation Seminar
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Ken Litchfield
David Gardella
11 1:00pm-3:50pm Introduction to Mushroom Dyes
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Tina Wistrom
Waiting List
12 1:00pm-1:50pm Hongos Insólitos de Mexico
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Alan Rockefeller
13 1:00pm-1:50pm Mushroom Foraging for Complete and Total Beginners
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Kevin Feinstein
14 1:00pm-3:00pm Kumihimo friendship bracelet
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Gayle Still
Waiting List
15 2:00pm-2:50pm Edible and Medicinal Plants of Northern California
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Autumn summers
16 2:00pm-2:50pm Key to your fungle freedom
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Norman Andresen
17 2:00pm-2:50pm Chef Demo
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TBA
18 2:00pm-4:00pm Shiitake Log Inoculation - (30 Minute Blocks - Limited # - Register at Camp)
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Gene Zierdt
19 3:00pm-3:50pm Fungi in ecosystems: past, present, and future
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Gabriel Smith
Saturday Evening
Time Activity  
5:30pm-6:15pm Cheese and Convivial Hobnobbing - Sunday Foray Sign-ups Begin Mark Todd
6:15pm-7:30pm Dinner by SOMA Feast Crew Chef Julie Schreiber and crew
6:40pm-7:00pm Sunday Foray Signups Continue, Plus General Announcements  
Noon-7:00pm Silent Auction - Closes. Bid on your favorite items.  
7:30pm-8:30pm Main Speaker Topic: TBA

Sunday, Jan 20 2019

Sunday Forays
# Time Title/Location Leader  
9:00am-3:00pm SPSP I: Woodside Hillside - Central Trail (Limit 15)
class info
TBA
 
9:00am-3:00pm SPSP II: Upper Stump Beach (Limit 15)
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10:15am-1:45pm Bohemia Preserve (Limit 20)
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10:30am-1:30pm Westminster Woods
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11:00am-12:00pm Truffle Foray
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Stephanie Jarvis
 
Sunday Classes
# Time Class/Workshop Instructor  
20 9:00am-11:50am Botanical Printing on fabric
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Monique Risch-Meade
Waiting List
21 9:00am-11:50am Block Printing on Paper
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Judi Pettite
Waiting List
22 9:00am-9:50am California: Land of the Year Round Mushroom Forage
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Noah Siegel
23 9:00am-3:50pm Microscopy for Mycology
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Mike Wood
Brian Perry
Waiting List
24 9:00am-11:50am Dye class -Exploring the California Rainbow
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Alissa Allen
Waiting List
25 10:00am-10:50am Truffle Cultivation along the Western United States
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Stephanie Jarvis
26 10:00am-10:50am Mycophagy: An Update on What We Know
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Zachary Mazi
27 11:00am-11:50am DNA Analysis Overview
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Alan Rockefeller
28 11:00am-11:50am Mushrooms Underwater
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Jonathan Frank
29 11:00am-11:50am Chef Demo
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TBA
30 1:00pm-3:50pm Botanical Printing on paper
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Monique Risch-Meade
Waiting List
31 1:00pm-1:50am Resources for Teaching about Mushrooms
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Jill Easterday
32 1:00pm-2:50pm Mushroom Mandalas: A Creative Celebration of Sacred Space
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David Gardella
33 1:00pm-3:50pm Felted Fungi Pods
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Sara Gibson
Waiting List
34 1:00pm-3:50pm Watercolor painting of mushrooms (Preregistration Online - Limit )
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Sharon Eisley
Waiting List
35 1:00pm-1:50pm The Fractal Nature of Nutrition
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Zachary Mazi
36 2:00pm-2:50pm Fungi Culinary Basics
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Jill Nussinow
37 2:00pm-4:00pm Oyster mushroom kit making
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John Grant
38 3:00pm-3:50pm Nutritional and Medicinal Effects of Fungi
class info
Jill Nussinow
39 3:00pm-3:50pm Chef Demo
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TBA
40 3:00pm-3:50pm What about truffles?
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David Campbell
41 4:00pm-5:00pm Mycologists Panel Discussion
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Kingman Bond-Graham
Staff
Sunday Evening
Time Activity  
5:00pm-5:30pm Convivial Hobnobbing  
5:30pm-7:30pm Dinner by SOMA Feast Crew Chef Julie Schreiber and crew
7:30pm-8:00pm Raffle and Announcements  
8:00pm-9:00pm TBA Tom Volk

Monday, Jan 21 2019

Monday Classes
# Time Class/Workshop Instructor  
42 9:00am-12:00am Monday Morning Dye Madness: Dye your own
class info
Gayle Still
Waiting List
43 9:00am-9:50am Alaskan Fungi and Forests
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Kate Mohatt
44 9:00am-9:50am Mycoremediation
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Jill Easterday
45 9:00am-9:50am Mycorrhizal fungi of bristlecone pines, the oldest living organism on earth
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Briana Boaz
46 10:00am-11:00am The Fungi Bar is Open
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David Campbell
47 10:30am-11:50am Specimen Table Discussion - All are Welcome to Participate in Discussion
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George Riner
Staff

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Schedule last updated November 11, 2018

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