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Deep Cut Orchid Society, Inc. (DCOS), is an educational nonprofit group, formed by people who love orchids and enjoy sharing their enthusiasm (some say obsession) with others. We are the largest and most active orchid club in the NY Metro area with > 100 members from novice to expert grower. DCOS hosts monthly meetings, an annual summer picnic, local greenhouse tours and other orchid related events and trips. Our annual DCOS Orchid Show and Sale is the largest orchid show in the NY area and has exhibitors and vendors from all over the world. We also host an amazing, HUGE Orchid Auction each year where people from all around show up to bid on hundreds of orchids sourced from some of the finest growers in the world.
We are a friendly group that meets monthly to share in its love of orchids. Our members truly enjoy helping others understand how to successfully grow and care for orchids. Our meetings are free to anyone interested to find out more. Membership is only $30/yr per family! Contact us at email@example.com or check us out on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.
DCOS normally meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at the Monmouth Reform Temple.
Each meeting includes
- A World class speaker presenting on an orchid related topic
- A large Show table with a wide assortment of beautiful blooming orchids brought in by members to show off and discuss
- Free snacks and beverages
- Door prizes
- Plant raffle
- Orchids for sale
Monthly Meeting format
Doors open at 6:30 pm
Scheduled activities begin at 7pm
7-7:30pm - Welcome Desk Check In, Culture Corner*, Refreshments, Plant sales and socializing
7:30 - 8:45pm - Speaker Presentation with expert Q & A
8:45pm - 9pm - Door Prize and Raffle Drawing
9:00- 9:30pm - Show table review* which includes discussion of plant quality, parentage and culture
*All members are encouraged to bring their blooming orchids for sharing at the Show Table and any plants they may have a troubleshooting question about to the Culture Corner.