Meetings 2019

Meetings are at the Douglas/Sarpy County Extension Office
8015 West Center Road, Omaha, NE, (unless otherwise noted)

Board Meetings are held at the Denny's Restauraant, Interstate-80 and 84th St., Omaha

Events are subject to change


January 9

7:00 PM, Growers Group

7:30 PM, Program - American Orchid Society Webinar: TBA
Refreshments: Jim Pyrzynski

January 23

7:00 PM board meeting

January 25 - 27, 2019

Flower Festival at St. Cecilia Cathedral (GOOS will have a display)
701 N. 40th St., Omaha, NE

February 13

7:00 PM, Growers Group

7:30 PM, Program: Guest Speaker Joe Lankton, topic: What judges look for in plant judging
Refreshments: TBD

February 27

7:00 PM board meeting

March 13

7:00 PM, Growers Group

7:30 PM, Program - Annual Show Preparation
Refreshments: Mary & Tom Keast

March 23 - 24

32nd Annual Orchid Show and Sale, Lauritzen Gardens

March 27

7:00 PM board meeting

April 10

7:00 PM, Growers Group

7:30 PM, Program: TBA
Refreshments: TBD

April 24

7:00 PM board meeting

May 8

7:00 PM, Growers Group

7:30 PM, Program: Guest Speaker: Douglas Martin, Orchid Society of Greater Kansas City
Topic: Ecuador Orchids
Refreshments: Loris Purtzer

May 22

7:00 PM board meeting

June 12

7:00 PM, Growers Group

7:30 PM, Program: TBA
Refreshments: Ron Fechner

June 26

7:00 PM board meeting

July 10 Douglas/Sarpy County Extension Office 8015 West Center Road, Omaha.

6:30 PM, Annual Picnic - open to the public, but bring a dish of food to share

Auction follows at 7:30 pm - open to the public

July 24

7:00 PM board meeting

August 14

7:00 PM, Growers Group

7:30 PM, Program: Guest speaker: Eric Sauer, River Valley Orchids, Centerville, OH
Topic: TBA
Refreshments: Marilyn Hawes

August 28

7:00 PM board meeting

September 11

7:00 PM, Growers Group

7:30 PM, Annual Meeting, officer election
Refreshments: TBD

September 25

7:00 PM board meeting

October 9

7:00 PM, Growers Group

7:30 PM, Program: TBA
Refreshments: TBD

October 23

7:00 PM board meeting

November 13

7:00 PM, Growers Group

7:30 PM, Program: TBA
Refreshments: TBD

November 27

7:00 PM board meeting

December 11

Annual Holiday Party

6:00 PM appetizers 7:00 PM Dinner

Optional Gift Exchange

December 18

7:00 PM board meeting