Meetings

Programme & Events 2017-2018

Programme

In general meetings are held on the third Sunday of every month at 2:30pm (Parking and refreshments are always available).

Before each meeting from 2:15pm Committee Members are available to try and help with members queries and problems, and to discuss plants.

At each meeting, other than when an Open Show is taking place, a Table Show competition is held.

Non-members are welcome to attend meetings for a charge on the door of £3 per person or £5 per couple.

Month Event Trade Stand(s) Members Plants Sale
August 20th – A.G.M. & Awards    
September 17th – Central America and its orchids by Sally Mill  
October 15th – Autumn Open Show – Doors Open for public viewing 1pm – 4pm
Trade stand by Laurence Hobbs Orchids Ltd.
 
November 19th – Rock culture and double potting by Lars Kurth    
December 17th – Christmas Meal    
January 21st – Orchids for beginners by Laurence Hobbs  
February 18th – Orchids and conservation in Laos and SE Asia by Dino Zelenika    
March 18th – Spring Open Show – Doors Open for public viewing 1pm – 4pm
Trade stand by Laurence Hobbs Orchids Ltd.
 
April 15th – Margaret Mee : Orchid artist and botanist by Michael Radley    
May 20th – Singapore Orchid Extravaganza by Clara Sander    
June 17th – Plant Auction    
July 15th – To Be Confirmed  
August 19th – A.G.M. & Awards    


Members Plant Sales – Members may bring plants along to sell on the months indicated above – 10% of the proceeds go to the society.

There will be regular Committee Meetings. If any members wish to bring up any points, please speak to a Committee Member

Events

The Society has not made any firm plans to put on displays at the moment – Watch this space.