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IMPORTANT COVID-19 INFORMATION

NOTICE: We are now holding virtual member meetings and have new online tools. Login with your membership account or become a member to register for virtual meeetings and explore other online features.

DUE TO COVID-19, IN-PERSON MEETINGS, FORAYS, AND CAMPING TRIPS CONTINUE TO BE CANCELLED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE. For more information, visit the Yakima Health District or CDC websites.

History

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

Initially, the Society met at the Yakima Area Arboretum until 2018. Meetings are now held at the Selah Grange.

Mission

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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