To spread the love and knowledge of orchids.

Meet up at Natt's Orchids

July 24th we will have a casual meet-up at Natt's Orchids Inc., between 11am and 3pm.  Come visit with Prayool and Anchalee and other IOS members, and peruse Natt's greenhouses.  This is a chance to casually reconnect in person (not a regular IOS meeting or picnic).  Natt's will be open to the public.  No facilities available.  Bring water, dress for the heat.  


Next meeting:

August 8, 2021 Chicago Botanic Garden Directions

11:30am Mentors Meeting in the Pullman Room.  Bring questions and/or plants for help with orchid culture.

11:30am - 12:30pm  Have plants for judging in place by 12:30pm.  Complete Plant Judging form for each plant being judged. 

12:30pm  The August workshop will be "Gathering together and reconnecting with each other".  It's been so long, let's network.

1:15pm  Meet in the Auditorium for Society update

1:30pm  Featured Speaker: Jeanne Rhinehart will be presenting on "Experiencing Native Orchids".  Jeanne is a member of NOPES- Native Orchid Preservation and Education Society and the Greater Cincinnati Orchid Society.

Members- This is our first in-person meeting in 17 months!  Come to the CBG.  



Questions?  Contact [email protected]


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.