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Mycelium Mysteries: Women’s Mushroom Conference

 Midwest Womens Herbal Conference

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The Midwest Women’s Herbal Conference, Mycelium Mysteries, will be held in person from September 24 through 26, with pre- and post-conference events offering a deep dive into topics related to mycology, personal growth, ethnomycology and mushrooms through the eye of fiber arts.

In addition to a program facilitated by internationally acclaimed fiber artist Alissa Allen, of Mycopigments, keynote speakers are ethnomycologist Elinoar Savit, with an address titled Keepers of the Lore, highlighting women’s role in keeping stories and traditions alive; and mycologist Sara Foltz Jordan, presenting Seeing Mushrooms, a glimpse into other amazing visuals of mushrooms in our region.

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