You can bring anything savory or sweet - if you are unable to bring something, please let Marci Duncan (our next meeting chair) know that you have switched with someone else - but please find a fellow member with whom to swap snack dates.
Refreshment chair for April and May is Marci Duncan.
When we next meet, our contributors are Cathy Willard, Joan Ambrose, Sandy Ovens and Mercedes Kratz.
For albums of our Member's Gardens.
We love to show off our gardens.
If you have any pictures, send them to me and I'll include them on our FB page.
A fun FB page from a new member is ORCHAHOLICS ANONYMOUS
On another note, the US Postal Service is releasing a new series of stamps on February 21st, Wild Orchids. The AOS has been chosen to host the First Day of Issue Ceremony for these stamps.
Saturday, April 4th from 10 AM to 4 PM
Five beautiful gardens - You can buy tickets from any garden club member or at the Crowder Bros. stores or on their website. $15 More details on our FB page and the events calendar page.
We often are asked where we find orchids and orchid supplies.
These are a few of our local vendors. If you'd like to be added to our list, please let us know.
A POTPOURRI OF ORCHID FACTS – From “Growing Orchids is Fun”
You can get data on local and country-wide orchid shows and events, information on growing, etc. at this site. www.aos.org This is a great organization for learning much about orchid growing. You'll also receive a monthly magazine with many helpful articles about orchids. A bargain for $45 per year.
The AOS has been chosen to host the First Day of Issue Ceremony for the new USPS series, "Wild Orchids". They will be available after February 21, 2020. Cool!