To spread the love and knowledge of orchids.


  • Featured event

    Spring Show

     

    The Illinois Orchid Society will be providing information on orchids and docents for the Orchid Show at the Chicago Botanic Garden every Saturday and Sunday, starting February 11 and ending on our show weekend, March 11-12, 2017.

     

    2017 IOS Spring Show Schedule of Events

    February 11-12:

    Orchid Show opens at the Chicago Botanic Garden.

    10-4pm. Volunteers needed to man the membership table, docent, repot orchids, and sell bark.

    February 18-19:

    10-4pm. Volunteers needed to man the membership table, docent, repot orchids, and sell bark.

    February 25-26:

    10-4pm. Volunteers needed to man the membership table, docent, repot orchids, and sell bark.

    March 4-5:

    10-4pm. Volunteers needed to man the membership table, docent, repot orchids, and sell bark.

     

    Illinois Orchid Society Show Weekend!

    Fri. March 10:

    1 pm. Display set up starts in Nichols Hall

    2:30 pm - 8pm. Vendors, Exhibitor  & Display set up.

    2:30 - 6pm. Plant registration

     

    Sat. Mar. 11:

    7:30 -10am Ribbon judging.  Volunteer to Clerk.

    10am. AOS Judging (until done).

    10am - 4pm. Show Hours

     

    Sun. Mar. 12:

    9 - 10am. Photographers only

    10am. - 4pm Show Hours

    4pm. - 6/7pm. Show Tear down

     

    You can sign up to Volunteer for any week during the IOS supported weekends of the CBG show or for the IOS Show weekend.  You can also sign up to be an Exhibitor or Vendor for the IOS Show weekend and as a vendor for the Orchid Marketplace.

    WHEN
    March 11, 2017 at 10am - March 12, 2017 at 5pm
    WHERE
    Chicago Botanic Garden
    1000 Lake Cook Rd
    Glencoe, IL 60022
    United States
    Google map and directions
    rsvp