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  • September Meeting 2019 3 rsvps

    Sunday, September 08, 2019 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: Tom Sampliner, Talk 'Orchids in Thailand'

  • IOS 2019 Fall Show

    Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 10:00 AM through October 13, 2019
    Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, IL

     

    The Illinois Orchid Society Fall Show and Sale, will be the weekend of October 12th  and 13th, 2019 at the Chicago Botanic Garden.  Show hours are 10:00 am - 4:00 pm, Saturday and Sunday.  The show will open early on Sunday at 9:00 am for a special Photographer's hour.  At our fall show, members of the Illinois Orchid Society sell plants and divisions from their own collections.  Come to the show to see beautiful orchids from fellow orchid societies, displays by society members, learn about orchids from the Society, get an orchid repotted ($5) or buy some plants.

    The Fall Show showcases IOS members and only table top displays are allowed.  All members are encouraged to put together a display on Friday, October 11th, during the event setup.  Just don't forget to register your display and display items on the IOS website.  

  • November Meeting 2019 1 rsvp

    Sunday, November 10, 2019 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:  Alan Koch, owner Gold Country Orchids, CA.  Topic TBD

  • December 2019 Holiday Party 1 rsvp

    Sunday, December 08, 2019 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.