Benefits of becoming a LAMS member
For $25.00 per year ($15.00 for students*) you will receive
full membership benefits including The Spore Print newsletter which is
published monthly from October through June of the following year, a 10%
discount on books and LAMS merchandise, e-mail notification
of meetings and forays, priority registration for forays, and the opportunity to learn about the wonderful
world of mushrooms and fungi through introductory mushroom identification
appreciate your support and hope you enjoy your membership!
Life Memberships are also available for $250.00
Please make your check or money order payable to Los
Angeles Mycological Society.
Print form at the bottom of this page, fill-in and mail
Farralone Avenue #139
Park, CA 91303
can now join LAMS or renew your current membership online using our
secure and convenient PayPal option
A downloadable version of the membership form that can be
printed and filled out is here.
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We will not use your address for anything other than official
If you provide an email address you will automatically
be included on the LAMS email announcement list.
If you have questions about membership, send email to membership(at)lamushrooms.org
replace (at) with @)
printable LAMS membership brochure is here.
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PayPal for Student Memberships
can now use PayPal to purchase or renew student memberships. Here is
what you need to do:
Purchase a regular LAMS membership or renewal at $25. Please indicate in
the "Instructions to the seller" that you are a student and will be
sending proof of your student status.
Furnish proof of your student status at a secondary school, college or
university. Your student ID must show your photo, name and logo
of the school, your name and the current academic term.
Out-of-date identification will not be accepted. Identification showing
faculty or staff status is not acceptable.
Email a scanned image or clear digital photo of your ID card to membership(at)lamushrooms.org
replace (at) with @)) within 30 days of making your PayPal payment.
Images that are incomplete, illegible, appear to have been digitally altered
("Photoshopped") or which do not meet the four requirements above
will NOT be accepted.
If your student ID is satisfactory, you will receive a refund of $10 to the
PayPal account that was used to make the original membership purchase. We cannot
make refunds to third party accounts.