To spread the love and knowledge of orchids.

Next Meeting:

February 9th, Saturday night, Potluck Dinner & Auction

Gathering starts 5:30 pm.  Dinner starts approx. 6:00 pm. 

This is a members only event!  You must have your 2019 membership card to participate.

2019 members plus immediate family OR member +1 are invited to attend.  

We will also have plant judging.  

This is the opportunity for members to share their favorite recipe, enjoy seeing the CBG Orchid Show without the crowds, and participate in both live and silent auctions (PLANTS!!!) to raise funds for an Orchid Charity.  

Please bring a dish to pass for each person in your party.  Dish should serve 6-8 people.

E-Invitations to go out shortly.  Please do RSVP when you receive your e-mailed invitation. 














Generally, meetings at CBG are as follows:

11:00 a.m. Meet & Greet
11:30 a.m. Mentors Meeting
12:30 p.m. Plant judging starts
12:30 p.m. Monthly workshop
Short Business Meeting
1:15 p.m. approx., Speaker begins
Schedule is subject to change as needed.

Please note: No recording or videotaping of our meetings or guest speakers without the express written approval by the Illinois Orchid Society Board of Directors and knowledge of the Society members.