and Best Wishes for 2014
The President together with the Management Committee extends its greetings
to each member and their family "Best Wishes for a bright and prosperous
New Year 2014". We also wish to thank all our members for their support
during the past year 2013 and look forward to your continued participation
in supporting all our endeavours as we steer the Society in a proactive
manner in achieving our goals for this year and in making the Society
a most vibrant one.
2014 Monthly Meeting
This meeting will be held on Sunday January 19th 2014 at the Caroni Bird
Sanctuary Wildlife Centre at 10.00 am. To get to this venue, you turn
off the Uriah Butler Highway onto the Caroni Flyover exit and proceed
west onto the road leading to the Caroni Swamp and visitors centre.
Members travelling southbound on the highway will proceed west onto the
flyover, while those travelling northbound will exit west directly onto
the road leading to the venue.
Monthly Show Table
There will be the monthly show table so do bring along your flowering
orchids for judging.
The Management and members of the Society extend our deepest sympathy
to Eugene and Sharon Laurent on the death of their granddaughter.
Our sympathy also to Sahadaye Ragoobar-Maraj on the death of her husband.
The Society takes pleasure in welcoming the following new members to the
James /Selena Amow of Freedom Street, Enterprise.
Alejandro Guzman of 137 Stuart Road, Westmoorings.
Cintra Sooknanan of 137 Stuart Road, Westmoorings.
Robert Alan Moore of 23 Cipriani Street, Ext. Morvant.
Jillian Sweeney of 206 Bell Bird Avenue, D' Abadie.
Alicia Cape of Freedom Street, Enterprise.
At the beginning of each year the Management encourages new members and
existing members to utilize the facilities of the library in getting to
know the world of orchids.
Please ensure the safe keeping of the books you borrow and avoid delinquency.
Management sincerely apologizes to the members of the Society for not
being able to host the annual Christmas brunch/lunch 2013 due to unforeseen
members are reminded that the removal of any plant material or plants
from the Aripo Savannas is prohibited by law. The savannas have been declared
an Environmentally Sensitive Area by the Environmental Management Authority.
The Chairman for the South Show 2014 is Gopaul Chackan and the Vice Chairman
is Anis Nail Baig. More information regarding the dates and venue which
are in the process of being finalized, will be advised at the next monthly