May 2010 Spring Show
are requested to bring all available flowering orchid plants to ensure
an outstanding display. The
Society's annual Spring Orchid Show will be held at the San Fernando Technical
Institute in San Fernando on Saturday May 1st and Sunday May 2nd 2010.
The Chairperson for the Show is Mr. Keshan Latchman and the co-Chairperson
is Mr.Gopaul Chackan.
This Show will feature displays/exhibits within the entire auditorium
comprising of small, medium and large exhibits.
Single- entry exhibits will also be on display. Exhibits will be staged
by sister socities, environmental organizations and the Ministry of Agriculture.
There will be vendors selling orchid plants and horticultural supplies.
Entry for Judging / Official Opening
The entry desk will
be set up in the show hall to receive entries of Orchid flowers and plants
from 2.00 pm to 9.00 pm on Thursday April 29th 2010, no entries will be
accepted after 9.00 pm.
Judging of exhibits will commence on Friday April 30th 2010, judging will
be along the same format that is used for monthly show table judging.
The Show committee requires assistance from members for the Sale of Tickets
(door) and the Information Booth for both days of the show. There will
also be lectures at the Show on both days. The Show will feature a Tea
and Refreshment Stall to allow patrons to purchase refreshments.
opening of the Show is on Friday April 30th 2010 at 6.30 pm; the cost
is $40.00 per person for refreshments and viewing the Show.
Tickets for both days of the Show are available from the Treasurer Gervais
de Matas and other members of the Management committee
Entry to the Show will be free to members on presentation of their Membership
Card 2009/2010. Members whose subscriptions are not up to date
should contact the Treasurer Mr. Gervais de Matas to regularize their