ossc calendar of events

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this year's remaining ossc events

DateEventTimeLocationMore InfoNotes
June 2Annual Auction2:00pmBurbankMore Info 
July 2OSSC Board Meeting7pmWendy Fisher's House Dessert Only
July 9Monthly Meeting7:30pmBurbankMore InfoSpkr: Carol Beule on "Deflasking and Potting Up Demos"
September 10Monthly Meeting7:30pmBurbankMore InfoSpkr: Arthur Pinkers on "Laelias"
October 1OSSC Board Meeting7pmLinda Connell's House Dessert Only
October 8Monthly Meeting7:30pmBurbankMore InfoSpkr: David Toyoshima on "Antique Cattleyas"
November 12Monthly Meeting7:30pmBurbankMore InfoSpkr: Donna Ballard on "Growing and Judging Mini-Cattleyas"
December 10Annual Holiday Party7:30pmBurbankMore Info 

other california orchid events this year

DateEventTimeLocationMore InfoNotes
June 9Orchid Digest Speaker's Day Huntington Gardens Botanical Center, San MarinoMore Info 
June 15Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.
June 23Sunset Valley Orchids Open House9am - 4pmVista, CAMore InfoAuthentic handmade ‘street tacos’ from 10AM till 2PM,
July 13Cal-Orchid Summer Hummer Sale9am - 5pmCal-Orchid, Santa BarbaraMore Info 
July 1437th Annual Santa Barbara Orchid Estate Summer Open House8am - 5pmSanta Barbara Orchid EstateMore InfoCelebrating the Exotic and Fragrant Beauties of Summer: The large flowered Cattleyas (Laelias) of Brazil, the Stanhopeas and Encyclias of Central and South America, and many other genera.
July 14AOS Pacific South Regional Judging10amThe Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, San MarinoMore InfoHuntington Botanical Center, Lower Level
July 14Cal-Orchid Summer Hummer Sale9am - 5pmCal-Orchid, Santa BarbaraMore Info 
July 1537th Annual Santa Barbara Orchid Estate Summer Open House8am - 5pmSanta Barbara Orchid EstateMore InfoCelebrating the Exotic and Fragrant Beauties of Summer: The large flowered Cattleyas (Laelias) of Brazil, the Stanhopeas and Encyclias of Central and South America, and many other genera.
July 15Cal-Orchid Summer Hummer Sale9am - 5pmCal-Orchid, Santa BarbaraMore Info 
July 1637th Annual Santa Barbara Orchid Estate Summer Open House9am - 4pmSanta Barbara Orchid EstateMore InfoCelebrating the Exotic and Fragrant Beauties of Summer: The large flowered Cattleyas (Laelias) of Brazil, the Stanhopeas and Encyclias of Central and South America, and many other genera.
July 202018 International Phalaenopsis Alliance Symposium The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, San MarinoMore Info 
July 20Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.
July 212018 International Phalaenopsis Alliance Symposium The Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, San MarinoMore Info 
July 28San Diego County Orchid Society Summer Show In The Park12:00pm - 5pm Casa Del Prado, Balboa ParkMore InfoRoom 101 - Free Admission
July 29San Diego County Orchid Society Summer Show In The Park10am - 4pmCasa Del Prado, Balboa ParkMore InfoRoom 101 - Free Admission
August 11AOS Pacific South Regional Judging10amThe Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, San MarinoMore InfoHuntington Botanical Center, Lower Level
August 17Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.
September 8AOS Pacific South Regional Judging10amThe Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, San MarinoMore InfoHuntington Botanical Center, Lower Level
September 21Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.
October 12Napa Valley Orchid Society Show and Sale10am - 4pmLas Flores Community Center More Info 
October 13AOS Pacific South Regional Judging10amThe Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, San MarinoMore InfoHuntington Botanical Center, Lower Level
October 13Napa Valley Orchid Society Show and Sale10am - 4pmLas Flores Community Center More Info 
October 14Napa Valley Orchid Society Show and Sale10am - 4pmLas Flores Community Center More Info 
October 19Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.
October 27San Diego County Orchid Society Fall Show In The Park12:00pm - 5pmCasa Del Prado, Balboa ParkMore InfoRoom 101 - Free Admission
October 28San Diego County Orchid Society Fall Show In The Park10am - 5:00pmCasa Del Prado, Balboa ParkMore InfoRoom 101 - Free Admission
November 459th Annual Santa Barbara Orchid Estate Fall Open House8am - 5pmSanta Barbara Orchid EstateMore InfoMexican Laelias and Cymbidiums in bloom and bud
November 559th Annual Santa Barbara Orchid Estate Fall Open House9am - 4pmSanta Barbara Orchid EstateMore InfoMexican Laelias and Cymbidiums in bloom and bud
November 10AOS Pacific South Regional Judging10amThe Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, San MarinoMore InfoHuntington Botanical Center, Lower Level
November 16Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.
December 8AOS Pacific South Regional Judging10amThe Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens, San MarinoMore InfoHuntington Botanical Center, Lower Level
December 21Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.

next year's ossc events

No more events are scheduled for this year.

next year's other california orchid events

DateEventTimeLocationMore InfoNotes
January 18Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.
February 15Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.
March 15Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.
April 19Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.
May 17Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.
June 21Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.
July 19Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.
August 16Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.
September 20Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.
October 18Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.
November 15Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.
December 20Orchid Odyssey10am.– 2pmSan Diego ZooMore InfoThe Zoo’s orchid greenhouse is open to the public.
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