FLAMINGO GARDENS ORCHID SOCIETY

2nd Monday of the Month

7:30pm-9:00pm

The Flamingo Gardens Orchid Society meets the second Monday of each month at 7:30pm in the Gallery at Flamingo Gardens. Guests speakers provide insight on the culture, growing, hybridization, preservation, and perpetuation of native and hybrid orchids.

Visit the website at 
www.flamingogardensorchidsociety.com

ADULT EDUCATION

AROMATHERAPY & YOGA- Raw EssEnces Flow

Sundays, Starting Nov. 6

8:30am to 9:45am
Sundays starting November 6th,  8:30 am to 9:45 am

Gentle yoga class that integrates aromatherapy and breathing techniques.  A warm body acting as its own diffuser, we layer different essential oils in response to stress, increased toxin levels, inflammation and autonomic nervous system imbalance. Paired, the body and mind move toward a holistic state of being.


INSTRUCTOR 

Cintia Wess is a Certificated Yoga Instructor, Aromatherapy Practitioner and founder of Raw Essences, a family owned and operated USA Company that provides the highest quality ORGANIC and CUSTOMIZED personal care products that nourish the skin, support the body’s functions, calm the mind and uplift the spirit. To learn more about Raw Essences please visit www.RawEssences.com

COSTS
Price: 10 classes $100 for members, $120 for non-members – Single Class $15 All material is included
Space is limited to 10 participants and all material is supplied. Purchase ticket online.


​For more info call (954) 473-2955 x115 or email education@FlamingoGardens.org

FLAMINGO GARDENS CAMERA CLUB

Lectures by Lorenzo Cassina

8:00am-Noon
Monthly meetings take place the second (or first) Saturday of every month at Flamingo Gardens. Once a month, Camera Club members enjoy early 8:00am entry to Flamingo Gardens to capture morning light followed by a 10am meeting with lectures, tips, and lessons from award winning wildlife and landscape photographer Lorenzo Cassina and other guests lecturers. Camera Club members are also eligible to participate in an annual Gallery exhibit and receive one free pass for a photo friend to join them for early entry.

2017 DATES/LOCATION
January 14 - Gallery
February 11 - Gallery
March 4 - Gallery
April 8 - Gallery
May 6 - Meeting Room
June 10 - Meeting Room
July 8 - Meeting Room
August 5 - Meeting Room
September 9 - Gallery
October 14 - Gallery
November 4 - Gallery
December 9 - Gallery

Contact Michelle at (954) 473-2955 x134 or email cameraclub@flamingogardens.org for more information. 

COST
You must be a current member of Flamingo Gardens to participate in the Camera Club. Camera Club dues are an additional $100 to help defray the cost of the meetings and lectures. 

CLICK HERE TO JOIN CAMERA CLUB AND PAY MEMBERSHIP DUES

Open 9:30am to 5:00pm Monday - Sunday    954.473.2955

Botanical Gardens & EVERGLADES Wildlife Sanctuary


The art of bonsai

Instructors Marcia Fung Sang & Art Cid

​9:00am to noon

​Learn traditional Japanese techniques working on your own Bonsai using a variety of plant species including subtropical natives. Workshop includes instructions on methods of wiring, pruning, potting and maintaining Bonsai.

DATES/TIME
Saturdays, 9:00 am to noon
Next Workshop dates: Nov. 19, Dec. 3, 10, Jan. 14, 28 and Feb. 4

6 session course at Flamingo Gardens.


COST 
6 class session: $40 for members, $50 for non-members 
plus optional costs to purchase your results. You may 
register online for classes or c
all 954-473-2955 for more information. Registration is limited.​​

WATERCOLOR & WATER MEDIA

Instructor Barbara Dix

Noon to 4:00pm

Join watercolor instructor Barbara Dix on select Wednesdays from Noon to 4pm for six sessions of traditional watercolor instruction for beginning and intermediate painters. Learn color theory, composition, & design fundamentals. For more information about Barbara Dix and view her paintings go to: www.barbaradix.us

DATES
Current Workshop dates
Wednesdays: January 11, 18, 25, and February 1, 8, and 15, 2017


COST
Workshop is $135 for members/ $145 non-members for 6 sessions.
Class size is limited. Pre-registration for entire series is required.
Supplies not included. 
Click here for list of supplies needed.

For more information or to register call the Education Department at 954-473-2955 ext 115. You may also
register online.
 


AMERICAN ORCHID SOCIETY JUDGING

West Palm Beach Judging Center

2:00pm-4:00pm

Monthly orchid judging takes place at Flamingo Gardens the fourth Saturday of each month (except December), and the public is invited to observe the judging process. The West Palm Beach Judging Center of the American Orchid Society encourages everyone to bring orchids in for judging. It's a great way to learn about orchids, and most monthly meetings also include educational presentations.

Visit 
www.wpbjudging.org for plant entry procedures and more information

2017 DATES
January 28, Gallery

​February 25, Gallery

March 25, Gallery

​April 22, Gallery

May 27, Meeting Room

June 24, Meeting Room

July 22, Meeting Room

August 26​, Meeting Room

September 23, Gallery

October 28, Gallery

November 18, Meeting Room

December 16, Gallery​


Contact Carol Holdren at (561) 212-4876 or email cjholdren@gmail.com for more information. 

COST
American Orchid Society and Flamingo Gardens Members are admitted free; complimentary participation for non-members with paid admission to Flamingo Gardens.

Click for latest information about AOS Judging at Flamingo Gardens.