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Calendar of Events

All talks are held in the Visitors Centre of the National Botanic Gardens, Glasnevin, unless otherwise stated.

March 2nd 2020 7.30pm

Marie Hourigan will talk on Climate Change and Gardeners

In 2019 Marie Hourigan attended a 'Climate Change for Gardeners Conference'. She will present some of the topics and that were discussed and findings revealed


April 3rd 2020 7.30pm

Title to be confirmed


May 11th 2020 7.30pm

Members night

All are welcome to bring your plants new and old, sick and healthy for discussion, tips and help


June 8th 2020

A.G.M. 7.30pm


June 20th and Sunday 21st 2020 Daily

Annual Orchid Fair

A wide variety of orchids  will be on dispaly during the annual Orchid Fair, held in the Teak House. This event is of interest to both beginner and accomplised growers and will provide an opportunity to source orchids, books and sundries.
Tour of the Orchid collection at 12pm on Sunday
Potting demonstration Saturday and Sunday 2pm

September 7th 2020 7.30pm

Sales night for members

Please bring all your unwated orchids, propagations etc. to sell or swap with other members. We would ask that sellers make a donation to the society from their proceeds.


October 5th 2020 7.30pm

Lightening Talks

We would like invite 4 members to talk for 10mins each on a orchid related topic of their choice. Anyone interested in taking part please contact info@irishorchidsociety.org or any committee member


November 2nd 2020 7.30pm

Event topic to be confirmed


December 7th 2020 7.30pm

Party night with our usual fun quiz. This year we will hold our 'Best in Show Competition' at our December meeting. Winner will received the 'Myred Best Perpetual Salve'.