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 13 - Gallery
February 3 - Gallery
March 10 - Gallery
April 7 - Meeting Room
May 5 - Gallery
June 2 - Gallery
July 14 - Gallery
August 4 - Gallery
September 8 - Gallery
October 13 - Gallery
November 3 - Gallery
December 8 - 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

AROMATHERAPY & YOGA- Raw EssEnces Flow

Sundays

8:30am to 9:45am
(Meet at main gate at 8:15am)

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: 5 classes $50 for members, $60 for non-members – Single Class $15 All material is included
Space is limited to 10 participants and all material is supplied.


​To purchase classes or for more info call (954) 473-2955 x115 or email education@FlamingoGardens.org

ADULT EDUCATION

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

2018 DATES
January 27, Gallery

​February 24, Meeting Room

March 24, Gallery

​April 28, Gallery

May 26, Meeting Room

June 23, Meeting Room

July 21, Meeting Room

August 25​, Meeting Room

September 22, Gallery 

October 27, Gallery

November 17, Gallery

December 15, 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.


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

6 Session Course: March 10, 17, April 14, 28, May 5, & 19, 2018.
Next Workshop dates: June 16, 30, August 11, 18  and Sept 15, &  29

 

COST 
6 class session: $40 for members, $50 for non-members 
Plus optional costs to purchase your results. F
or class registration or c
all 954-473-2955 for more information. Registration is limited.​​

WATERCOLOR

Instructor Pamela Keane

2:00pm to 5:00pm

Watercolor…ethereal, radiant, dramatic! It can be and is all of these things! Let Pamela Keane, award-winning watercolor artist, guide you to achieve success in your paintings.  You will be introduced to the basic keystones of artistic expression, explore color theory, learn design & composition, and focus on watercolor technique.  Each session will include classroom lecture & discussion, demonstration of watercolor technique, the completion of one painting done in class from start to finish, and instruction on your own individual paintings. Materials are on your own.

DATES
Wednesdays, 2-5pm

Workshop dates: April 11, 18, 25, & May 2;

Next Workshop dates:  October 3, 10, 17, 24; then November 14, 21, December 5, & 12, 2018.

COST
Workshop is $115 for members/ $125 non-members for 4 sessions.
Class size is limited.

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.

DATES AND SPEAKERS
Jan 8 - Gallery
Feb 12 - Gallery
March 12 - Gallery
April 9 - Gallery
May 14 - Gallery

June 11 - Meeting Room
July 9 - Meeting Room
Aug 13 - Meeting Room
Sept 10 -
Gallery
Oct. 8 - Gallery
Nov. 12 - Gallery
​Dec. 10 - Gallery


Visit the website at 
www.flamingogardensorchidsociety.com

Monday-Sunday, 9:30am-5:00pm. (Box Office closes at 4pm)   954.473.2955


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