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In-person meeting

Sunday Sep 24, 2023

Please Note Change of Address

Venue:  Royal Canadian Legion - Strathcona Branch

    9020 51 Ave NW, Edmonton

The Program will be as follows:

Cuture Session: TBD

Speaker: Franscio Miranda

Membership Renewals are Due

Please ensure you renew your Membership to be able to buy plants and supplies.

Payments can be made at the meeting. A debit machine will be available.

  • Tea and Coffee will be offered for sale ($2.00 per cup); Refreshments will be available at a nominal fee.


  • Donation Box and door prizes will be available 

Covid-19 Protocol:

As determined by Alberta Health Services

A door fee of $5.00 will be charged to non-members

Looking forward seeing you!

2023 Meeting Dates

Speakers and Events

Mark your calendars!

Subject to change. Speakers will be updated as the information becomes available

January 29, 2023

Main Presentation: On-Line AOS Seminar: “Evolution of the LED Lighting” Part 2 by Kelly McCracken

Culture Session: “What’s on my plant tag” by Dean Chesterman

February 26, 2023

Seminar: AOS Webinar on 'Judging Exhibits' by Deb Bodei

Culture Session: 'Designing and Creating a Display' by Charlene Lang

March 26, 2023 


April 30, 2023

Beginners’ Month

May 28, 2023

Seminar: 'Miniature orchids in terraria' by Sarah Cassady

Culture Session:  Fred Pon - Live Sphagnum Moss as Media

June 25, 2023 

Seminar: Fred Clarke – Sunset Valley Orchids

                   Spotted and Splashed Cattleyas

Culture Session: Fred Pon on Cypripedium reginae culture in the Edmonton area

September 24, 2023 

Seminar: Franscio Miranda

Culture Session: TBD

October 22, 2023

Seminar: Alan Koch – Gold Country Orchids

Culture Session: TBD

November 26, 2023

Annual General Meeting with Executive Elections


Please note

There are No Meetings in July, August or December

Guests are always welcome!  If you'd like to come to a meeting to see what goes on, feel free to join us any time.  Please note that there is a $5.00 entry fee for guests, which is deducted from the membership fee upon joining.

When & Where....

Fourth Sunday of Every month 12:30P.M. to 4:00 P.M.

(unless otherwise advised or over long weekends)

MEETING TIMES: 12:00-4:00 P.M.

Setup: 11:30 P.M.

Show Table: 12:30 P.M.

Culture Session: 12:30-1:00 P.M.

OSA Member General Meeting: 1:00-1:30 P.M.

Plant sales: 1:00 P.M. the Plant Doctor will also be available during this time.

Speaker of the month: 1:30-4:00 P.M.



Royal Canadian Legion - Strathcona Branch

    9020 51 Ave NW, Edmonton

Please click here for 

a map to our Monthly Meetings

Source: Google Maps     

The Society meets nine times per year, normally on the Fourth Sunday of the month.

There are no meetings in July, August and December. We also try to avoid having meetings on major holidays, so check the meeting schedule on this website or your monthly newsletter for date

Orchid Society of Alberta
P.O. Box 31117, RPO Namao Centre
Edmonton, AB T5Z 3P3


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