MONTHLY MEETINGS

The Cape Orchid Society holds monthly meetings, which take place on the fourth Tuesday of each month starting at 7:00PM at the Athenaeum in Newlands, Cape Town.

WHAT MONTHLY MEETINGS ENTAIL

  • Hosting either a knowledgeable guest speaker presenting on various aspects of orchid culture or conservation, or exciting, fun-filled events such as our annual auction and orchid quiz
  • A plant table judged by South African Orchid Council accredited judges where members can display their flowering orchids
  • An orchid raffle where you stand a chance to win fantastic orchids to add to your collection
  • Opportunity to access our established and well-stocked library
  • A chance to socialise with like-minded orchid growers

To download a copy of the latest COS monthly newsletter, click here.

DIRECTIONS TO THE ATHENAEUM

1 Mariendahl Lane, Newlands, Cape Town Ath Map

PLANT TABLE AT LAST MONTHLY MEETING

Each meeting provides an opportunity for Society members to showcase their blooming orchids. Plants are judged by SAOC-accredited judges and awarded a first, second or third place. Members of the Society award the Members Choice (MC) prize. For a list of all plants on display at the last monthly meeting, click here.