Welcome to the Conejo Orchid Society


The Monthly Message:

Hello Fellow Orchid Lovers!

Well, as you all know by now, your Society put together yet another very successful display at the Santa Barbara Show. Many thanks to all who participated - your Society couldn’t have done it without you.

Now on to Even More Fun and Exciting Events

1. Our annual Library Show and Sale has been moved from our traditional first weekend in June to Memorial Day Weekend, Friday through Sunday May 24, 25, and 26. Please mark your calendars and make plans to participate. You can do this by working at the show and/or donating divisions of your plants to the sale. You can also consign your plants for sale with 25% of the sales price going to the Society.

2. Our annual "Tilly Party" which is when we mount your donated tillandsias to driftwood. These are always big sellers at the Library Show.

3. We are planning another Greenhouse/Backyard tour in late September. The date is not set yet but plan to be in town at that time!

See you at the meeting!


About Us:

The Conejo Orchid Society (COS) was formed to provide a setting where orchid devotees could meet to share their enthusiasm and knowledge, assist one another with orchid culture, and learn from invited experts. What we all have in common is a love of orchids and a desire for orchid knowledge. Members are encouraged to bring their blooming plants for display and judging. In addition there is a raffle of beautfiul plants at each meeting.

We meet the second Monday of each month from Janurary through November at 7PM at the Westlake Village Town Hall. In November our meeting is replaced by a holiday party.

Cymbidium Cattleya Oncidium Phalaenopsis Bulbophyllum Miltonia

Upcoming Events:

MEMORIAL DAY WEEKEND SHOW AND SALE
Friday, May 24 12:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Saturday, May 25 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sunday, May 26 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm

Thousand Oaks Grant R. Brimhall Library
1401 E. Janss Rd.
Thousand Oaks, CA 91362

BIG ORCHID DISPLAY, plants for SALE, demonstrations, TONS OF FUN


Click here to get the Monthly Judging Form. Participants receive a free raffle ticket. Please submit plants at least 30 minutes before the meeting starts to qualify for judging. See our monthly newsletter for the top picks, and more!

Here is a link to the American Orchid Society website for printable Culture Sheets

Here is a reference for Light Ranges by Foot Candles

Here is a page for our library books and misceallaenous orchid materials.


2019 Guest Speakers
January 14 George Hatfield Cymbidium Culture and Tokyo Dome Show
February 11 Brandon Tam Ecuador Trip
March 11 Tim Culbertson Pescatoria
April 8 Phyllis Prestia Catasetenae
May 13 Arthur Pinkers Zygopetalums and their relatives
June 10 Culture Session -
July 8 Norman Fang New Color Forms of Phalaenopsis Species
August 11, Sunday Cal Orchid Picnic -
September 9 Peter Lin Frangrant Orchids
October 14 James Rose TBD - always entertaining
November 11 Holiday Party Win Prizes!!
December No meeting - Happy Holidays! -

Monthly COS Newsletters:

January 2019 | February 2019 | March 2019 |
April 2019 | May 2018 | June 2018 |
July 2018 | August 2018 | September 2018 |
October 2018 | November 2018 | December 2019 |

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Meeting Location:
Westlake Village Town Hall
31200 East Oak Crest Drive
Westlake Village, CA 91361

Directions:
Take the 101 and exit Lindero Canyon Road
Turn South
Turn left on Agoura Road
Turn right on East Oak Crest Drive
It will be the third street on your right
The Town Hall is the first driveway on the left

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