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  • Fall Show

    Saturday, October 14, 2017 at 10:00 AM through October 15, 2017
    Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, IL

    The Illinois Orchid Society Fall Show and Sale, Orchid Artistry, will be the weekend of October 14 and 15, 2017 at the Chicago Botanic Garden.  Show hours are 10 AM - 4 PM, Saturday and Sunday.  The show will open early on Sunday at 9 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 13, during the event setup.  Just don't forget to register.  

  • November Meeting 1 rsvp

    Sunday, November 12, 2017 at 11:30 AM
    Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, IL

    Schedule:

    11:00am - Member plant sales (ends at 1pm)

    11:30am - Mentors/Newcomers Meeting

    12:30pm - Plant Judging begins

    1:30pm  - Members Meeting

    2:00pm  - Speaker: Hadley Cash from Marriott Orchids 'The Other Side of the Story!'

  • Holiday Potluck

    Sunday, December 10, 2017 at 11:30 AM
    Orchids by Hausermann in Villa Park, IL

    Schedule:

    12:30pm - Plant Judging begins

     

  • August Meeting

    Sunday, May 12, 2019 at 11:30 AM
    Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, IL

    Schedule:

    11:00am - Member plant sales (ends at 1pm)

    11:30am - Mentors/Newcomers Meeting

    12:30pm - Plant Judging begins

    1:30pm  - Members Meeting

    2:00pm  - Speaker: TBD

  • August Meeting

    Sunday, June 09, 2019 at 11:30 AM
    Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, IL

    Schedule:

    11:00am - Member plant sales (ends at 1pm)

    11:30am - Mentors/Newcomers Meeting

    12:30pm - Plant Judging begins

    1:30pm  - Members Meeting

    2:00pm  - Speaker: TBD

  • August Meeting

    Sunday, July 14, 2019 at 11:30 AM
    Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, IL

    Schedule:

    11:00am - Member plant sales (ends at 1pm)

    11:30am - Mentors/Newcomers Meeting

    12:30pm - Plant Judging begins

    1:30pm  - Members Meeting

    2:00pm  - Speaker: TBD

  • August Meeting

    Sunday, August 11, 2019 at 11:30 AM
    Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, IL

    Schedule:

    11:00am - Member plant sales (ends at 1pm)

    11:30am - Mentors/Newcomers Meeting

    12:30pm - Plant Judging begins

    1:30pm  - Members Meeting

    2:00pm  - Speaker: TBD

  • August Meeting

    Sunday, September 08, 2019 at 11:30 AM
    Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, IL

    Schedule:

    11:00am - Member plant sales (ends at 1pm)

    11:30am - Mentors/Newcomers Meeting

    12:30pm - Plant Judging begins

    1:30pm  - Members Meeting

    2:00pm  - Speaker: TBD

  • August Meeting

    Sunday, October 13, 2019 at 11:30 AM
    Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, IL

    Schedule:

    11:00am - Member plant sales (ends at 1pm)

    11:30am - Mentors/Newcomers Meeting

    12:30pm - Plant Judging begins

    1:30pm  - Members Meeting

    2:00pm  - Speaker: TBD

  • August Meeting

    Sunday, November 10, 2019 at 11:30 AM
    Chicago Botanic Garden in Glencoe, IL

    Schedule:

    11:00am - Member plant sales (ends at 1pm)

    11:30am - Mentors/Newcomers Meeting

    12:30pm - Plant Judging begins

    1:30pm  - Members Meeting

    2:00pm  - Speaker: TBD