Friday, October 14th, 12PM – 5PM, basic set up only

Saturday, October 15th, 10AM – 5PM

Sunday, October 16th, 10AM – 4PM


WELCOME TABLE (no orchid knowledge necessary)

Saturday from 2-4:30

REPOTTING TABLE (orchid repotting knowledge necessary)

Saturday afternoon: 12-2 and 2-4:30

Sunday 10AM- Noon and 2-4PM


If you are a newer or brand new orchid show exhibitor and would like a learning experience, let Demetria know asap.

We have 4 table top exhibits spoken for and have room for more if needed.

We have mentors too, and we will all bring blooming orchids (plus you can buy new ones from the vendors), small foliage

plants and empty pots for risers. Black fabric will be available. Labels too.

SIGN UP TODAY as we will need to finalize plans soon.

SET UP will be all day SATURDAY so members and the public will be able to watch.

If you have a blooming orchid you would like shown, please bring it to the Fall Fest by 10AM on Saturday morning for the exhibitors to use.

SHOW off will be all day SUNDAY with discussion led by Dave Miller at 2PM, mentioning what worked well and what might be done differently.

 6 VENDORS are attending to tempt us with their orchid plants and supplies:

Marlow Orchids, Jim Marlow

New Vision Orchids, Russ Vernon

Roberts Flower Supply, Nancy and Wayne Roberts

Wade’s Orchids, Wade Hollenbach

Windswept in Time Orchids, Edgar and Kim Stehli

Woodstream Orchids, Bill and Lynn Goldner

OSWP Society Sales Table . . . (chaired by Nancy Kline) Your chance to sell your healthy, pest free orchids (OSWP retains 20%). See related article.


Repotting Table . . . (chaired by Dave Miller) An opportunity to help beginners, engage new members and keep orchids growing. $5 to repot an orchid in a 6 inch pot or smaller (pot and bark included); additional charge for larger orchids.


Free Educational lectures each day

Saturday, October 15, 2016

11AM: Wade Hollenbach, Culture and Care of Bulbophyllums

1PM: Jim Marlow, Orchid Diversity

2PM: Wayne Roberts, Hardy Orchids

3PM: Bill Goldner, Phragmipediums


Sunday, October 16, 2016

11AM: Edgar Stehli, What’s My Orchid Trying To Tell Me?

1PM: Russ Vernon, Fertilizing Orchids

2PM: Mini-Orchid Show Table Top Exhibit Discussion


Clipboards were distributed for food donations at the September meeting. If you missed it, there is still time to participate.The kitchen will be operating on Saturday and Sunday to support the vendors and volunteers with lunch 

October Fest 2016