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2015 Calendar

MMHC offers a number of events throughout the mushroom hunting season. Additionally it hosts an annual Spring potluck and meeting, a winter gathering and off-season seminars open to all members. For information concerning upcoming public events just click on one of the buttons below. Please note that these public hunts represent only about 20% of the hunts that are held by and available to our club members. For information regarding membership in the MMHC please click here.

From time-to-time changes need to be made to the schedule and are not always reflected on this page. We recommend that if you are going to be attending a hunt you contact the hunt leader to verify the date, time, and location of the hunt.


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The following MMHC hunts and other events are open to the general public.
 

 

April | May | June | July | August | September | October | November

Business Meeting and Pot Luck

April 12, Sunday 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Spring Pot Luck & Business Meeting - Farmington Library

Please label the contents of our dish. The club will furnish silverware, cups, plates, napkins and coffee. There are multiple electrical outlets

23500 Liberty Street, Farmington, MI (248)553-0300 www.farmlib.org

Contact Phil Tedeschi (734) 355-0359 or philt@umich.edu & Jim Provci (734) 673-8197 or jamesprovci@wowway.com

Foray (hunt)

April 25, Saturday, 8:30 AM –

Lapeer State Game Area

Directions--use MapQuest:  2311 Byers Rd, Lapeer, MI

Meet at the 1st parking lot on the right, in the woods

Hunt Whips — Jim Provci (734) 673-8197 or jamesprovci@wowway.com & Lenny Tomaszewski (248) 310-9232 or vonlen1@aol.com

Foray (hunt)

May 6, Wednesday, 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Deerfield Nature Park - Mt. Pleasant

Directions--use MapQuest: 2425 W. Remus Rd. Mt. Pleasant, MI

Meet at the Fussman Pavilion – Free admission for this program. Call to register (989) 317-4083

Hunt Whip—Sister Marie Kopin (989) 621-7940 or mkopin@winntel.net

Foray (weekend hunt)

May 8, 9 & 10

Lewiston Weekend

Directions--use MapQuest:  49089 SAILING  AVE. LEWISTON, MI   

Meet at Red Wood Motel parking lot on Friday, 1:00 PM., Saturday, 9:00 AM., Sunday, 10:00 AM

Hunt Whips—Janet Opdyke, Royal Olson (989-786-3809) or royal60@netpenny.net  & Phil Tedeschi (734) 355-0359 or philt@umich.edu & Mickey Kulha (586) 323-1977 & Lenny Tomaszewski (248) 310-9232 or vonlen1@aol.com & Jim Provci (734) 673-8197 or jamesprovci@wowway.com

Foray (hunt)

May 16, Saturday, 9:00 AM –

Barton Dam - Bird Hill - Ann Arbor

Directions--use MapQuest: 1050 W. Huron River Dr., Ann Arbor MI

Meet at Parking Lot on Huron River Dr., RIGHT SIDE (EAST) by Barton Dam

Directions: Take I-94 to EXIT 180 B, (US 23 N), at EXIT 42, take 23N/14W, at EXIT 45, take 14 W

EXIT 3 (Downtown Ann Arbor). Turn right onto Main Street, go south 1-1/4 miles to Miller Rd. Turn Right onto Newport Rd. Go 1 mile to Bird Rd.  Turn right, go to Huron River Dr. & Parking Lot is on the RIGHT (EAST)

Hunt Whip—Phil Tedeschi (734) 355-0359 or philt@umich.edu   

Foray (hunt)

May 17, Sunday, 9:00 AM –

Lapeer State Game Area

Directions--use MapQuest: 2311 BYERS RD, LAPEER, MI

Meet at the 1st parking lot on the right, in the woods

Hunt Whip—Antoine Delaforterie (248) 506-9008 or antoineindetroit@yahoo.com

Foray (hunt)

May 21, Thursday, 9:00 AM –

Holdridge Lake

Directions--use MapQuest: 14502 Hess Rd., Holly MI

Meet at the 1st parking lot on the right

Hunt Whip—Diane Pruden (248) 676-0196 or dianepruden@gmail.com

Foray (hunt)

May 30, Saturday, 11:00 AM –

Alcona Conservation District Educational Woodlot - East Tawas

Directions--use MapQuest: 1798 BISCHOFF RD, EAST TAWAS, MI

Meet at the end of Biachoff Rd (dead end)

CONTACT: Andrew Beebe Alcona District Conservation Officer (989)335-1056 to Register

Hunt Whip—Sister Marie Kopin (989) 621-7940 or mkopin@winntel.net

Foray (hunt) and Pot Luck Picnic

June 27, Saturday - 9:00 a.m. Hunt and at 11:30 a.m.  Also - Planning meeting after the picnic for Fungus Fest.

Highland Recreation Area

The club will furnish plates, sliverware, cups, etc. Please label the contents of your dish.

Directions--use MapQuest: 5200 E. HIGHLAND RD, WHITE LAKE, MI

Meet inside the Park at Goose Meadows

Hunt Whip--Phil Tedeschi (734) 355-0359 or philt@umich.edu

Foray (hunt)

July 11, Saturday, 9:00 AM –

Pontiac Recreation Area

Directions--use MapQuest: BETWEEN 9998 & 9598 GALE RD, WHITE LAKE, MI

Meet at the First Small Parking Lot on the left on Gale Rd.

Hunt Whip—Antoine Delaforterie (248) 506-9008 or antoineindetroit@yahoo.com & Milton French (734) 377-2840 or imac@anacia.com

Foray (hunt) and Pot Luck Picnic

July 12, Sunday, 9:00 AM –

The club will furnish plates, sliverware, cups, etc. Please label the contents of your dish

7 Lakes Recreation Area

Directions--use MapQuest: 14399 FISH LAKE RD. HOLLY, MI

Meet inside the Park at the picnic shelter.

Hunt Whips—Jerry Watson (248) 928-6115 or jlw1112ster@gmail.com  & Roger Evans (248) 380-8630 or fuzzyroger@aol.com

Foray (hunt) Program for Children

July 15, Wednesday, 9:00 AM –

Deerfield Nature Park - Mt. Pleasant

ALL CHILDREN MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY A RESPONSIBLE ADULT

Directions--use MapQuest: 2425 W. REMUS RD, MT. PLEASANT, MI

Meet at the Fussman Pavilion–Free admission for this program. Call to register (989) 317-4083

Hunt Whip—Sister Marie Kopin (989) 621-7940 or mkopin@winntel.net

Foray (hunt) and Pot Luck Picnic

July 25, Saturday, 9:00 AM –

The club will furnish plates, sliverware, cups, etc. Please label the contents of your dish

Hudson Mills Metropark

Directions--use MapQuest: 8773 N. Territorial Rd., Dexter

Meet at Oak Meadows Picnic Area at the Far End

Hunt Whip—Phil Tedeschi (734) 355-0359 or philt@umich.edu 

Foray (hunt)

July 25, Saturday, 9:30 AM –

CWC Nature Preserve in Isabella County

Directions--use MapQuest: W. BROOMFIELD RD & FOWLER DR., REMUS, MI

West side of Halls Lake, Meet at the Broomfield Township Pavilion

Hunt Whip—Sister Marie Kopin (989) 621-7940 or mkopin@winntel.net

Foray (weekend hunt)

July 31 and August 1, 2

Lewiston

Directions--use MapQuest:  49089 SAILING  AVE, LEWISTON, MI

Meet at Spartan store Parking lot on the SE corner of 491 and 612 on Friday, 1:00 PM., Saturday, 9:00 a.m., Sunday, 10:00 a.m.                                                                       

Hunt Whip—Jerry Watson (248) 928-6115 or jlw1112ster@gmail.com

 

Foray (hunt) and Pot Luck Picnic

August 8, Saturday, 9:00 AM –

Waterloo Recreation Area

The club will furnish plates, sliverware, cups, etc. Please label the contents of your dish.

Directions--use MapQuest: 5400 Bush Rd., Chelsea, MI

Meet at the first parking lot before the Eddy Discovery Center

Hunt Whip—Phil Tedeschi (734) 355-0359 or philt@umich.edu 

 

Foray (weekend hunt)

August 21, 22, 23 

Hoist Lake - Glennie, MI

Meet at Hoist Lake Foot Trail area parking lot on east side of M-65 just south of M-72 on Friday, 1:00 PM, Saturday, 9:00 AM,

Sunday, 10:00 AM

Hunt Whip—Jerry Watson (248) 928-6115 jlw1112ster@gmail.com

Foray (hunt)

August 27, Thursday, 9:30 AM –

Halls Lake - Neely Nature Preserve - Isabella County

Directions--use MapQuest: 11332 Old State Rd., Remus, MI

Meet at the Parking Lot at the corner of Old State Rd. & Broadway

Hunt Whip—Sister Marie Kopin (989) 621-7940 or  mkopin@winntel.net

Foray (hunt)

August 29, Saturday, 10:00 AM to 12:30 PM 

Sylvan Solace Nature Preserve - Mt. Pleasant

Directions--use MapQuest: Between 4837 & 4023 W. Pickard Rd.

Meet at the Parking Lot on the South side of Pickard Rd.

Hunt Whip—Sister Marie Kopin (989) 621-7940 or mkopin@winntel.net

Foray (4 day hunt)

September 4 - 7

Upper Peninsula

Details will be provided here as we get closer to the September time frame. Keep and eye on this page or contact the hunt leader for more information.

Hunt leader: Jerry (248) 528-0802 or jlw1112ster@gmail.com

Foray (hunt) and Pot Luck Picnic

September 15, Tuesday, 4:00 PM –

Deerfield Nature Park - Mt Pleasant

The club will furnish plates, sliverware, cups, etc. Please label the contents of your dish.

Directions--use MapQuest: 2425 W. Remus Rd., Mt. Pleasant

Meet at the Fussman Pavilion–Free admission for this program. Call to register (989) 317-4083

Hunt Whip—Sister Marie Kopin (989) 621-7940 or mkopin@winntel.net

Foray (hunt)

September 19, Saturday, 9:00 AM –

Pontiac Lake Recreation Area

Directions--use MapQuest: Between 9998 & 9598 Gale RD, White Lake, MI

Meet at the First Small Parking Lot on the left on Gale Rd.

Hunt Whip—Antoine Delaforterie (248) 506-9008 or antoineindetroit@yahoo.com & Milton French (734) 377-2840 or imac@anacia.com

 

Foray (weekend hunt)

September 25, 26 & 27 

Cheboygan State Park

Directions--use MapQuest: 5349 E US 23 Cheboygan, MI

Meet at the first parking lot.

Hunt Whip— Jerry Watson (248) 928-6115 or jlw1112ster@gmail.com

Foray (hunt)

October 3 & 4, Saturday/Sunday, 10:00 AM –

P.J. HOFfmaster State ParK

Directions--use MapQuest: 462 SCENIC DR. MUSKEGON, MI

From Muskegon, travel south on US-31 to Pontaluna Road. Turn right (west) and follow the signs to the park entrance. Follow the entry road to the parking lot where it ends. If traveling north on I-96, take Exit 4 and follow signs to park entrance, then follow the entry road to the parking lot where it ends.

Hunt Whip - Phil Tedeschi--(734) 355-0359 or philt@umich.edu .

Foray (hunt)

October 3, Saturday, 10:00 AM –

ALGONAC STATE RECREATION AREA

Directions--use MapQuest:  8270 MARSH RD., CLAY, MI    

Meet at the Parking Lot on Marsh Rd. LEFT (EAST) Between Swartout Rd & Benoit Rd.

Hunt Whip--Jim Provci (734) 673-8197 or jamesprovci@wowway.com  & Mickey Kulha (586) 323-1977

Foray (hunt) and Pot Luck Picnic

October 3, Saturday, 10: 00 AM –

CMU NEITHERCUT WOODLANDS - Farwell, MI

The club will furnish plates, sliverware, cups, etc. Please label the contents of your dish.

Directions--use MapQuest: 4105 W. CADILLAC RD., FARWELL, MI

Meet at the Parking lot

Hunt Whip—Sister Marie Kopin (989) 621-7940 or mkopin@winntel.net

Fungest Fest - Annual Celebration - Hunts, Identification, Lectures and More!

October 9, 10 & 11

Proud Lake Recreation Area - Milford

Directions--use MapQuest:  3466 WIXOM RD., MILFORD, MI

FOLLOW THE SIGNS TO RIVER HAWK’S LODGE   

Hunt Whips—Huafang Su (248) 342-6631 or huafangxiaojie@aol.com & Phil Tedeschi (734) 355-0359 or philt@umich.edu  & Antoine Delaforterie (248) 506-9008 or antoineindetroit@yahoo.com

Foray (hunt)

Oct. 17, Saturday, 11:00 AM –

Alcona Conservation District Educational Woodlot - East Tawas

Directions--use MapQuest: 1798 Bischoff Rd., East Tawas MI

Meet at the end of Bischoff Rd (dead end)

CONTACT: Andrew Beebe Alcona District Conservation Officer (989) 335-1056 & andre.beebe@macd.org  to Register – Education Session, Hunt & ID

Hunt Whip—Sister Marie Kopin (989) 621-7940 or mkopin@winntel.net

Foray (hunt) and Pot Luck Picnic

October 31, Saturday, 10:00 AM -

Fralick Woods - Hell Michigan

The club will furnish plates, sliverware, cups, etc. Please label the contents of your dish.

Directions--MapQuest:  Between 3470 & 3770 Patterson Lake Rd., Pinckney, MI

Meet at Parking Lot on Patterson Lake Rd (NORTH SIDE), Approx. ½ Mile East of Hell. 

Hunt Whip—P hil Tedeschi (734) 355-0359 or philt@umich.edu

 

Foray (hunt) and Pot Luck Picnic

November 7  Satruday at 10:00 a.m. -

Highland Recreation Area

The club will furnish plates, sliverware, cups, etc. Please label the contents of your dish.

Directions--use MapQuest: 2705 E. Livingston Rd., Highland, MI

Meet At Mountain Bike Staging Area Parking Lot on the (South Side) Livingston Rd      

Hunt Whip—Jim Provci (734) 946-5276 or jamesprovci@wowway.com & Milton French (734) 377-2840 or imac@anacia.com

Christmas Dinner

JANUARY 17, 2016 –  **FOR MORE DETAILS, SEE WEB SITE AFTER NOVEMBER, 2015**

Lenny Tomaszewski (248) 310-9232 or vonlen1@aol.com & Jim Provci (734) 946-5276 or jamesprovci@wowway.com