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The Yakima Valley Mushroom Society was founded in fall of 2010, and was incorporated in the State of Washington as a nonprofit on May 6, 2013. The founding Directors were:

  • Joe Vanicek
  • Mary Camarata
  • Robert Camarata
  • Danae Meyn
  • Dave Richins
  • Jim Christensen
  • Michelle Hogan
  • Bob Howell

Meetings are held at the Yakima Area Arboretum.


The purpose of YVMS is to foster the understanding of mycology as a science and a hobby, and to assist related institutions in these purposes.

© 2011 - 2020 Yakima Valley Mushroom Society

The Yakima Valley Mushroom Society is a 501(c)7 nonprofit corporation incorporated in the State of Washington. PO Box 9971, Yakima, WA 98908.

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