To spread the love and knowledge of orchids.

Generally, meetings at CBG are as follows (subject to change):

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 (if any)
Short Business Meeting
1:15 p.m. approx., Speaker begins

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.


September 8, 2019, Chicago Botanic Garden

     Speaker:  Tom Sampliner        Topic: Orchids in Thailand 


Chicagoland Orchid Fest

September 20th - 22nd.  IOS will have members talking about joining the IOS at both Natt's Orchids in Naperville and Orchids by Hausermann in Villa Park.

Please come out and let's talk ORCHIDS!

https://www.orchidsbyhausermann.com/orchid-events.html