Membership Meetings are held on the last Saturday of each month at the Roger Williams Park Botanical Center or as mentioned in the calendar below. Everyone is welcome, members and non-members alike.
Call (401) 769-0369 for meeting information.


Event Calendar for 2017

January 28, 2017     10:30 am     RWP Botanical Center
The Chicago Botanical Center Speaker: Leslie Lambert

February 25, 2017     10:30 am     RWP Botanical Center

March 25, 2017     10:30 am     RWP Botanical Center
New Zealand Spaghnum Moss: What You Don’t Know

April 29, 2017     11:00 am new time     RWP Botanical Center
Know the Neofinitias

May 27, 2017     11:00 am     RWP Botanical Center

June 29, 2017     11:00 am     RWP Botanical Center
The Best H2O for Orchids

July 29, 2017     11:00 am     Meet at RWP Botanical Center
Frank’s Amazing World of Plants
Frank Meglio is widely known for his collections of tropical plants.  Members are invited to tour his gardens complete with orchids, palms, bananas, koi ponds, bogs and more.

August 26, 2017     11:00 am  RWP Botanical Center  
Orchids in Terrariums

Important notice: date change. The September meeting is ONE week earlier than usual.
September 23, 2017     11:00 am     RWP Botanical Center
RIOS 17th Anniversary Surprise: Anything but Orchids
Join the members of the RI Orchid Society to celebrate their 17th anniversary.
1. Please bring your favorite plant to show. It can be the actual plant or a photo of the plant.
2. Bring cuttings or starts of propagated plants to give away.
3. And bring your stories for the “show and tell” meeting of all time.

October 28, 2017     11:00 am     RWP Botanical Center

November 25, 2017     11:00 am     RWP Botanical Center
Purchasing Orchids – Some Useful Tips

December 19, 2017     12:00 noon     TBA
Annual Holiday Party and Yankee Gift Swap
Join us for out annual party and Yankee Swap.