Orchids & Art

by

Miami Valley Orchid Society & The Greater Cincinnati Orchid Society

in conjunction with

Mid-American Orchid Congress

 

Schedule of Events

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Day/Time

Event

Location

Thursday

Electronic Registration for Plants & Exhibits


Friday

9:00 am – 5:00 pm

Show Set-Up (Vendors Sales Tables and Displays)

Gothic Cloister & Great Hall

Noon – 5:00 pm

Hospitality Room Open

TBA

10:00 am – 3:00 pm

On-site Plant Registration

Rotunda

10:00 am – 6:00 pm

MAOC Registration Desk Open

Rotunda

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

MAOC Executive Committee Meeting

TBA

5:00 pm – 7:00 pm

Show Ribbon Judging & Awarding of Special Trophies

Gothic Cloister & Great Hall

7:30 pm – 10:00 pm

Preview Party (Registrants & Ticket Holders)

Sales area will be open.

Gothic Cloister & Great Hall

Saturday

7:30 am – 8:30 am

Judges’ Breakfast (prior to AOS judging)

DAI Private Dining room

8:30 am – 10:30 am

AOS Judging

Gothic Cloister

8:30 am – 5:00 pm

Hospitality Room Open

TBA

9:00 am – 11:00 am

MAOC Registration Desk Open

Rotunda

10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Orchid Show & Sales Open to Public

Gothic Cloister & Great Hall

10:00 am – Noon

Optional Tour – Museum of the United States Air Force (for ticket holders)

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

11:00 am – Noon

Shirley Burr Moore Speaker – Chris Purver, Eric Young Foundation, United Kingdom on ‘Oncidiinae at the Eric Young Foundation’

NCR Auditorium, Dayton Art Institute

Noon – 1:30 pm

Lunch


1:30 pm – 2:30 pm

Erich Michel, Michel Orchid Nursery, Mooresville, Indiana on ‘Phalaenopsis in the 21st Century’

NCR Auditorium, Dayton Art Institute

3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Holger Perner, Hengduan Mountains Biotechnology, China on ‘Paphiopedilums – Their Culture and Propagation’

NCR Auditorium

4:00 pm – 4:30 pm

Meeting of Slipper Orchid Alliance

NCR Auditorium

4:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Shuttles to Host Hotel


5:00 pm – 5:30 pm

Auction Preview

NCR Auditorium

5:30 pm – 7:00 pm

MAOC Auction – Open to Public

NCR Auditorium

7:30 pm – 8:30 pm

MAOC Banquet

Gothic Cloister

8:30 pm – 9:30 pm

Keynote Speaker Angela Mirro, Botanical Artist, New York, on ‘Orchids in Art and Illustration’

NCR Auditorium

Sunday

7:00 am – 8:45 am

Affiliated Societies Breakfast

Crowne Plaza Hotel

9:00 am – 11:00 am

MAOC Business Meeting

Crowne Plaza Hotel

11:00 am – Noon

Judges’ Forum with Holger Perner, Hengduan Mountains Biotechnology on ‘Dendrobiums of China’ (Open to all registrants and public)

Crowne Plaza Hotel

10:00 am – Noon

Tripod Time with the Orchids (Registrants and Ticket Holders)

Gothic Cloister

Noon – 4:00 p.m.

Optional Tour – Dayton Art Institute (for ticket holders)


Noon – 5:00 pm

Orchid Show & Sales Open to Public

Gothic Cloister and Great Hall

1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Lynn O’Shaughnessy, Free Spirit Orchids, American Orchid Society Judge and Photographer on Orchid Photography

NCR Auditorium

5:00 pm

Show Closes


Other Dayton/Cincinnati Orchid Activities

2013 MVOS Schedule
Cox Arboretum
Dayton, OH

All Meetings start at 7:00 PM– Social time and culture questions at 6:30

May 7
Bill Thoms
Bulbophyllum Culture

May 8
Bill Thoms
Growing and Showing Specimen Plants

June 8
MVOS & GCOS Picnic & Auction

July 10
David Bird
Bird’s Botanicals
Growing Orchids in a Cave

September 11
Marguerite Webb
J&L Orchids

October 9
Brian Jorg
Native Orchids

October 19-20
Mid America– Dayton Ohio (Orchidsandart.com)

November 13
Russ Vernon
New Vision Orchids
Growing Mini Cattleyas

December 7
Holiday Party