When: Thu, April 20, 7:00pm – 8:30pm
Where: Southern Illinois University Life Sciences III auditorium
Details: The Southern Chapter of the Illinois Native Plant Society and the SIU chapter of Sigma Xi welcome mushroom expert Dr. Michael Kuo for two programs in April at Southern Illinois University in Carbondale.
April 20th - Thursday at 7:00PM "Southern Illinois Mushrooms" 7 pm in the Life Sciences III auditorium Reception follows (bring your books to be signed)
April 21st – Friday at 11:00AM "How Mushroom Taxonomy Gets Done These Days" 11 am in Life Sciences II room 423 Afternoon hike TBA (weather permitting)
Dr. Kuo, the principal developer of MushroomExpert.Com, is an English teacher and an amateur mycologist. He is the author of Morels (2005), 100 Edible Mushrooms (2007), 100 Cool Mushrooms (2010, coauthored with Andy Methven), and Mushrooms of the Midwest (2014, coauthored with Andy Methven). Check out his website HERE