You can submit your membership information and pay via Paypal using the information at the bottom of this page, or print out and mail in the membership application below with your payment to join the Central Ohio Orchid Society, where you can enjoy the camaraderie, information sharing, programming, and passion of orchids at our meetings and shows.  Microsoft Word Membership Application  -or-  PDF Membership Application


Annual membership in the Central Ohio Orchid Society is $20 for a single member and $25 for a household, and includes our digital newsletter, The Central Ohio Orchid Society Reporter, which is emailed monthly.

Monthly Members' Meeting:


When:  Every third Thursday of the month (except August & December) from 8:00 to 9:30pm 

Where: For the remainder of 2020, during the COVID-19 pandemic, we will be meeting virtually. Instructions will be emailed to you.

-- Pre + Post-pandemic = Franklin Park Conservatory (1777 East Broad St. | Columbus OH, 43203)

What:  Each meeting will have a combination speaker, demonstration, or a hands-on practice activity. Naturally, we also have snacks. Members may bring their plants (in bloom) to our meetings for our judging competition


Beginner's Corner:


Our novice group meets at 7:30pm before each members' meeting. 

Annual Events

April:  COOS Spring Orchid Show + Sale (Canceled for 2020 due to COVID-19)
June:  COOS Annual Potluck Picnic (Canceled for 2020 due to COVID-19)
November:  COOS Awards Banquet (Canceled for 2020 due to COVID-19)

Central Ohio Orchid Society 2020