Benefits of CPMC Membership
Mushroom walks through the season with one or more experts.
Meet and exchange information with other mushroomers and have access to our experts for help with mushroom identification.
Discounted registration for the annual Bill Russell Foray.
E-mail notification of club events.
Free embroidered club patch (for new members) and annual membership card.
Access to club resources (at meetings and events) such as a microscope and guide books
The opportunity to learn and also to teach. We are a curious bunch and our members all bring some specialized knowledge and perspective to the club. While we focus on mushrooms at our meetings, the informal chatter before and after is likely to include topics ranging from flint knapping to bee keeping.
Club membership dues are $20/person per year. Those who join after September 30 of a given year will be considered to be paid up until the end of the year following.
Club dues are used to cover the cost of event venue rentals, PO Box rental, web hosting etc. The club also offers a $600 research grant to help fund student research in mycology. Additional monies are used to purchase tools (such as the microscope) and supplies that benefit the membership.
To join, please download, print and fill out the application form. The completed form can be mailed with payment to: Central PA Mushroom Club, 71 Long Lane East, Rimersburg, PA 16248 or, you can pay in person at one of the club events.