WNCOS Calendar of Events

All orchid lovers are welcome to attend our meetings the second Sunday of each month. Normal meetings begin at 2pm at the Asheville Convention and Visitor’s Bureau, located at 36 Montford Ave., Asheville, NC 28801. Please click here for full directions.

Next Meeting

December 10


Holiday candy canes and cookies by Asheville photographer Julie McMillan, Silver Birch Studio Photography

Yes, it’s that time of year again, believe it or not! WNCOS Treasurer Axel Graumann and his lovely wife Kathyn Long will be our hosts, December 10, 1-3pm. Please bring a covered dish or dessert to share.

You won’t want to miss this one, as all society members in good standing (are your dues up to date?) will be in for a special treat!

The address:
Kathryn Long and Axel Graumann
817 Quill Gordon Court
Biltmore Lake, NC 28715

Folks using GPS will find us.  Those who do not can follow these directions assuming most will come from east, south or north:
Follow I-240 W and I-40 W to US-19 S/US-23 S/US-74 ALT W. Take exit 44 from I-40 W.  Turn right onto US-19 S/US-23 S.
Take a left onto Sand Hill Rd.  (There’s a large Ingles store on the right).
Take the third light to turn right onto Lake Drive.  (The second light is Enka Lake Road).
Go through a traffic circle by the lake and then take the next left onto Wickham’s Fancy Drive.  Then take the second left to Quill Gordon Ct.  We are in a green house with beige trim and dark shutters at the very end of the Cul de Sac.  Parking is on the street.

Any problems – Axel’s cell is 828-337-0035.

Stay tuned for more details – as information becomes available for upcoming WNCOS Meetings, the updates will be posted here and on the WNCOS Facebook Page.