The Society meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month in the Volusia County Agricultural Auditorium at the Volusia County Fair Grounds, State Road 44 in DeLand, Florida. January through December. The December meeting is our annual Installation of officers and Awards ceremony. The December meeting begins at 6:00pm there is no culture class or speaker. Members bring in a light fare of foods to enjoy during the meeting.
A culture class commences at 6:00 pm. Attendees are taught about different species of Orchids and their care . The current month’s topic will be in the newsletter received prior to the meeting. Members are encouraged to print out their sheets and compile them in a notebook for future reference.
A brief business meeting is held at 7:00pm followed by a professional guest speaker. Plants are usually available for sale by the speaker or guest grower.
Members are encouraged to bring in plants for our Show Table. These are plants that our members have successfully bloomed. The membership votes on their favorite plant during each meeting and the winner is announced at the close of the meeting. Refreshments are available. Guests are welcome to attend a meeting and see what the society has to offer!