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LAMS membership has several benefits:
The newsletter of LAMS is called The Spore Print and is published during the LAMS season of October through June. It is a collection of mushroom related news articles from all around the globe. You'll also find a calendar of events, some near, some far, that are a nice way to get more involved with the mushroom community.
LAMS will purchase mushroom themed items like books, growing kits, shirts, totes, posters, and other merchandise to sell at the annual Wild Mushroom Fair. Members can receive a 10% discount on these items while they last. An online version of this may be available this year.
Whenever there is an event that LAMS participates in, an email announcement will be sent to current members. This would include any forays that are planned or perhaps a callout for volunteers at a fair.
Before our regular meeting, the beginner and intermediate mushroom class is held, where identification of mushrooms will be discussed of specimens collected by anyone. You will learn a lot about mushrooms and get to know other members of LAMS.