Give the Gift of CMS Membership

CMS gift membership

CMS Monthly meetings are free and open to the public. However, CMS forays, culinary events, interest groups, and other outings require CMS membership to participate.  A CMS Membership grants the holder to all of the following benefits:

  • Learn to safely identify choice edible wild mushrooms.
  • Ability to participate in CMS Members Only Mushroom Forays .
  • Opportunity to participate in CMS Interest Groups.
  • CMS Members Only weekend-long outing for Morels in the spring, and another for Spring Boletes
  • Opportunity to attend the very popular CMS Members Only Annual Meeting/Mushroom Grillout.
  • Help collect and set up for the annual Mount Pisgah Mushroom Festival.
  • Informal CMS Members only gatherings and outings to enjoy Mushroom cuisine.
  • An opportunity to interact with experienced Mushroomers who will tell you more than “I found it in the North West”.

You may purchase an Individual ($20) or a Family ($35) 1 year CMS Membership as a gift. 

Once purchased, you will be provided with a gift certificate indicating the Membership type and a Discount Code that will cover the entire membership amount. You may forward the certificate by email, or print and snail mail. Gift Memberships are valid for 1 year from date of purchase. Or, if the gift is for a current CMS Member, the one-year gift Membership will begin at the expiration of their current membership. 


Single Membership for one year – $20


Family Membership for one year – $35