Congratulations go out to the Traveling Show Team, under the direction of Sherry Cauley, for their display set up at the
Ft. Pierce Orchid Society Show on Saturday & Sunday October 10th & 11th.
The VBOS display took the following Trophy's: American Orchid Society Show Trophy, Best Orchid Society Exhibit, Best in Theme,
Best Cattleya Alliance (Under 5") ( Ronnie Meeks), Best Cattleya (over 5") (Judy Wagner), Best Cypripedium Alliance (Stu
In addition the following number of Show ribbons were won by members plants placed in the display: Ronnie Meeks, 4 First
Place, 0ne Second Place, Stu Alexander, One Second and One Third Place, Sandy Abraham, One First, and Carolyn Green,
Two First Place and Three Third Place.
The Traveling Show Team consisted of the following Vero Beach Orchid Society Members; Sherry Cauley, Ronnie Meeks, Tammy
Meeks, Bud Ingersoll, Carolyn Green, Bob Green, Doug Mew, Judy Wagner, and Sandy Abraham.
ANNUAL CHRISTMAS PARTY
Our Christmas Party plains have been made. It will be on December 19th, 2015, beginning at 1:00PM at Marsh Landing in Fellsmere. Dinner will consist of appetizers, salad, and entrée with vegetables, dessert, and coffee, tea, or water to drink. There will be a cash bar for those interested in imbibing. Your dinner entrée will need to be selected in advance to ensure the kitchen is ready for us. So when you make your reservations please let us know what you'd like.
Your choices will be Roast Turkey with mushroom gravy, Honey Glazed Ham, Herb Chicken, Fried Catfish, or Crab Cakes. Each entrée will come with two vegetables, and hush puppies.
The price will be $20 per member and $25 per non member, and the member will receive an orchid at the end of the meal as a Christmas gift from the Society. We will also have an auction of any extra plants left over. Reservations, entrée choices. and payment, must be made by December 12th in order to attend. Our party has been in the past and a great time to get acquainted with members you've not met before. Hope to see you all there.
Through monthly meetings and great speakers, creating table displays at various show, and sharing everything you need to know to grow big beautiful orchids we try to help you every step of the way. Please join us at our next monthly meeting or sit in and see what a great group of orchid growers you will be getting to know and what a great time we have at our monthly meetings.