Upcoming Meetings & Events:
Next Monthly Meeting - Wednesday, October 11th, 7:00 PM --CHANGE TO LOCATION FOR THIS MONTH!!!
To The Keys Apartment Complex --Meeting Location for Oct. 11th only:
1. If traveling north on College Road from Carolina Beach/Monkey Junction: turn LEFT onto 17th St.; turn LEFT again onto St Andrews Dr. just after the bank and restaurant. In a short distance, turn RIGHT onto HearthsideDrive (a small street and the first one on the right).
2. If traveling south on College from I-40 and the Mayfair area turn RIGHTonto 17th Street; then follow the same instructions starting with the LEFT onto St Andrews.
3. If traveling over the Cape Fear Memorial Bridge: follow Dawson Street to the turn for 17th Street, and turn RIGHT. Follow 17th Street past the New Hanover Hospital, past Shipyard Blvd, past Independence, past the Cameron Art Museum, until almost the end. Turn right onto St Andrews, then follow the instructions above.
At The Keys: Meeting room: Bldg. No.: 4129 … the low level building with the Welcome Center sign. The side door to the left of the main door in front will be open.
The Cape Fear Orchid Society welcomes Sandra Tillisch Syoboda from Santa Barbara to speak at our meeting on October 11. 2017 at The Keys, Wilmington The topic will be the "Orchids of Bhutan and Their Culture." Sandra is a previous president of the American Orchid Society, an accredited judge in AO and Cymbidium Societies, was editor of the Orchid Digest, plus numerous positions in local chapters. Doors open at 6:30 pm; the meeting starts at 7 pm. For more information please call Byron Price, 910-754-6906; or, Jim Lanier, 910-256-0408.
Members and the others who may be considering membership are invited to attend the meeting. Please go to our Facebook page (Cape Fear Orchid Society) for additional information or check out the other pages to this website.
SC Orchid Festival Info---
I have attached the flyer Breezy Hill Orchid Festival held by our friend Steve Arthur. The date for this party are Friday, September 29 and Saturday, September 30. There will orchid vendors, speakers and a variety of other plant vendors. For more info, check out flyer on this link- orchid_festival_2017_publisher_file_post_card_r2.jpg
Check out 2016 article in the Wilmington Star News about CFOS and Grower's Day:
Link: Cape Fear Plant Entry Sheet (for monthly meeting show tables)