COS 2017 Annual Picnic – Saturday August 19th!!

Connecticut Orchid Society’s Annual Picnic!

This year’s event will be hosted rain or shine on Saturday, August 19th, 1:00-5:00 pm at the residence of Sue Kennedy in the Litchfield hills.

Please join us to share a picnic meal and visit Sue’s Lord Burnham Green House chocked full of orchids, and the Shade House!

To be sure we include you in the count for meal planning purposes, RSVP by Saturday, August 12th, to Dave Tognalli at, and please contribute appetizers, salads, deserts, & beverages to share.  (Please note:  COS will provide hot dogs, hamburgers and chicken based on the number of guests who have RSVPd.)


266 Norfolk Road, Litchfield, CT 06759

Take Route 63 North toward Goshen. Just under 1 mile after turning onto Route 63 (North Street) the road forks. Take right fork past Forman School.  Driveway is about 2 miles north.  A lady bug flag will be hung at the driveway on the right.  Drive past the brick house straight back to the residence, which is located in a wooded area.