JAN 10th – Meeting in Cheshire

This month’s meeting is Wednesday, January 10th, and will be held at the Cheshire Senior Center

240 Maple Ave, Cheshire, CT 06410

Doors open at 6:30pm, meeting starts at 7:30pm.

Speaker:  Will Wilson

Topic:  “The Orchids of Puerto Rico and El Yunque”. 

The island of Puerto Rico is home  to the only rain forest in US territory, El Yunque.  Come explore the island, the role orchids play there, and how they existed in nature only months before Hurricane Maria’s devastating impact on the island and its people.  You will also explore a local orchid vendor and orchid adventures on the island with Carlos Fighetti, former American Orchid Society president, and current head of the International Phalaenopsis Alliance.