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Pairings: Mushrooms, the Fungus Among Us

  • Fisher Bay Observatory Gallery
, Exploratorium Pier 15 San Francisco, CA, 94111 United States (map)

Pairings: Mushrooms, the Fungus Among Us
with Dr. Dennis Desjardin
Thursday, March 10, 6:00-10:00PM
Fisher Bay Observatory Gallery, Exploratorium, Pier 15, San Francisco
Free, Reservation required

“The discovery of a new dish does more for human happiness than the discovery of a new star.”
- Jean Anthelme Brillat-Savarin, Physiologie du Gout, 1825

Join us for robust presentations and refreshing conversations designed to inspire your scientific palate.

Enjoy the fruits of edible fungi, and hear tales of wild mushroom hunting from
Dr. Dennis Desjardin, professor and director of the Harry D. Thiers Herbarium at San Francisco State University. Dr. Desjardin is the co-author of California Mushrooms: The Comprehensive Identification Guide (2015) and an expert on fleshy fungi from tropical regions around the world.

Note: Note: Seating is limited to 95. Please arrive early to ensure a seat. Museum admission does not guarantee admission to Pairings.

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