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  • August Meeting

    Sunday, August 12, 2018 at 12:00 PM
    Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, IL

    Schedule; all times are approximate:

    11:30am - Mentors/Newcomers Meeting

    12:30pm - Plant Judging begins

    1:00 pm  - Members Meeting

    1:30 pm - Loren Pollock:  'Com-pot' with me; a hands-on presentation and group activity.

  • September 2018

    Sunday, September 09, 2018 at 11:30 AM
    Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, IL

    Schedule; all times are approximate:

    11:30am - Mentors/Newcomers Meeting

    12:30pm - Plant Judging begins

    1:00 pm  - Members Meeting

    2:00pm  - Speaker: Jim Ault:  'Confessions of an Orchid Addict'

  • Fall 2018 Orchid Show

    Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 12:00 PM
    Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, IL

    The IOS Presents their Fall 2018 Orchid Show

    This is our fall mini-show.  Displays are provided by the IOS members and other orchid societies and groups.

    We offer plant sales, orchid repotting and great fun for the entire family.  Come on out and see the wonderous orchids.

    Our Orchids would love to meet you! 

  • November Meeting

    Sunday, November 11, 2018 at 12:00 PM
    Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe , IL

    Schedule; all times are approximate:

    11:30am - Mentors/Newcomers Meeting

    12:30pm - Plant Judging begins

    1:00 pm  - Members Meeting

    1:30 pm - Speaker:  Sam Tsui:  Brachypetalum and Parvispalum Paphiopedilums and their care

  • December 2018 Holiday Party

    Sunday, December 09, 2018 at 12:00 PM
    Orchids by Hausermann in Villa Park, IL

    Pot-luck Holiday Lunch at Orchids by Hausermann.  Doors open at 11:00 am.  

    Please bring a dish to pass for 6-8 people for each member of your party.