Greetings MSSF Members. It's that time of year again when we all get together to tell fungal stories and just catch up with old and new friends. Guests of members are always welcome.
This year's Holiday Dinner will be held in the Banquet Room at Nick's Seashore Restaurant, 100 Rockaway Beach, Pacifica, CA. (located 15 minutes south of San Francisco). No-Host cocktails will be in the bar lounge area from 6:00-7:00 PM, followed by dinner at 7:00 PM.
There is ample parking in two lots, one in front of, and one behind the restaurant, plus street parking. For more information: www.nicksrestaurant.net
This year's holiday dinner WILL NOT require volunteers, the assistance from the culinary group, or the need to bring appetizers, so please DO NOT bring any!
Mushrooms included in this years holiday dinner menu include: Morels, Porcini, and Candy Caps.
MENU: There are (four) main course choices for dinner this year, each priced separately. Prime Rib of Beef au jus, (with creamed horseradish), Grilled Halibut Steak, Breaded Stuffed Chicken Breast (with spinach & feta cheese on a bed of rice), and a Vegetarian pasta dish. Dinners come with choice of Morel or Porcini sauce, a mixed green salad with/without shrimp, baked potato with sour cream, and chives, vegetable du jour, garlic bread, candy cap desert, water, coffee or tea.
You have the option to bring your own bottle of wine, (BYOB) and pay a $13.00 corkage fee, or buy an alcoholic beverage from the bar before or during dinner. Pitchers of free water will also be available on each table, and coffee and tea is also available.
(NOTE: This is a break-even MSSF event. There is no charge for us to utilize the banquet room where the event will be held which helps keep the costs down. Payment is required in advance by check or money order only, (No Pay-Pal) which also keeps our costs down. (All dinner prices includes tax and tip).
PAYMENT OPTIONS: All payments required in advance, due by Dec. 2nd 2018
Payment by check or money order required. Please mail payment made out to MSSF to:
150 Sadowa St.
San Francisco, CA 94112
Reservation Deadline: Sunday Dec 2nd, 2018 (Cancellations accepted up until this date), any questions, call Curt at (415)-333-8820
Location: Nick's Restaurant 100 Rockaway Beach Pacifica, CA 94044
Registration ends on December 2, 2018 There are currently 69 spots remaining out of 100
Mushroom Foraging in the Urban Environment 12/16/18 - 12/16/18
Learn about local urban fungi! Join the JCCSF Urban Gardening Program and the Mycological Society of San Francisco for a morning of mushroom foraging. Before heading out, we will discuss the basics of going on a mushroom foray, including etiquette, restrictions, and how to collect mushrooms for identification. The foray will focus mostly on mushrooms that are common during the Bay Area fall/wintertime. This event is open to JCCSF & MSSF members only.
Foray Leaders will be Ken Litchfield (MSSF Cultivation Chair) and David Gardella (MSSF Mendocino Camp Co-Director) Location: San Francisco / TBD San Francisco, CA
Registration ends on December 15, 2018 There are currently 14 spots remaining out of 15