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The Maryland Orchid Society meets the third Thursday of the month beginning at 7 p.m. See the Meetings page for a full timetable.

Inclement Weather Policy:

     If a snow emergency is declared or in effect in either Baltimore City or Baltimore County as of noon or later on the day of our meeting, the scheduled meeting will be cancelled. Snow emergencies lifted before noon will not cancel a meeting. Refer to the Maryland Coordinated Highway Action Response Team (CHART) website for the latest snow emergency information.
     We will distribute an email message to members confirming a cancellation as soon as it is known. Information may also be posted on the MOS website.


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Putting in a Show Display
Thursday, January 17, 2019
☞ MEETING CANCELLED DUE TO
WEATHER AND ILLNESSES ☜


The Maryland Orchid Society to Exhibit at the Susquehanna Orchid Society Show

     The show is at The Conservatory of Hershey Gardens, 170 Hotel Road, Hershey, Pennsylvania 17033.
     Set up is Wednesday, January 30th starting at 9am and tear down will be on Sunday, February 3rd starting at 5 pm.
     Anyone with plants to lend for the exhibit, please contact Valerie Lowe (vlowe14@comcast.net).
     Anyone wishing to help set up the exhibit on Wednesday or tear down the exhibit on Sunday is totally welcome to join us.
     Valerie Lowe Away Shows Chair

Maryland Orchid Society Membership Flyer The MOS brings together people interested in orchids to promote and encourage orchid culture, preservation, education propagation, hybridization, and all other orchid-related activities of interest to its members. Benefits of membership include a subscription to the Newsletter (email and web), voting rights, borrowing privileges from the MOS Library, monthly guest speakers, local judging, valuable door prizes, and much, much, more!

Click here to download a copy of the Maryland Orchid Society Membership Flyer, a beautiful full color poster to place wherever there are people needing the benefits of our fellowship!

If you are interested in orchid culture and would like to meet others with similar interests, we cordially invite you to join the ranks of Marylanders already enjoying the benefits of membership in the Maryland Orchid Society.

To join, mail an application form.

We invite articles, notices, etc. for inclusion in our monthly newsletter, deadline for inclusion is first Sunday of the month.

The official MOS official address is P.O. Box 50097, Baltimore, Maryland 21211

The Missions Statement of The Maryland Orchid Society

Mission Statement of the Maryland Orchid Society

Maryland Orchid Society - Board of Trustees
2016 - 2018

Officers
President   Joan Roderick
Vice President   Laura Sobelman
Treasurer   John Dunning
Secretary   Ellie Martin
     
 Directors
John Heinbokel
Marc Kiriou
 
Committee Chairs
AOS/ODC Rep.   Valerie Lowe
Auction   Aaron Webb
Away Shows   Valerie Lowe
Education/Activities   David Smith, Eric Wiles
Hospitality   Margaret Smith
House   Marc Kiriou
Library   Wanda Kuhn
Membership   Sarah Spence
Newsletter   Barbara Buck
Program   John Heinbokel
Refreshments   Barbara Buck
Show   Joan Roderick
Show Table   Tom McBride
Social Media   Joel Graham
Sunshine   Janice Mazur
Website   Clark Riley
 
If you have MOS expenses, a blank reimbursement form is available ⇨here⇦.

If you have MOS expenses, a fillable PDF reimbursement form is available ⇨here⇦.

The vitality of our society is a direct result of the efforts of all our members.
Volunteer, sign up, participate!