Monthly Archives: June 2012

Get Ready for the Show and Sale

This year’s 30th Anniversary Show and Sale, “Kona’s Orchids through Time,” is next month! Mark your calendars from 8 AM until 2 PM on Sunday, July 22. If you haven’t already signed up for a show committee, now is the …
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Around-the-Island Tour on July 14

The around-the-island bus tour is our annual outing to stock up on orchids for the show, for ourselves, and just to have fun! The bus will leave Greenwell’s at 6:30 AM on July 14th and head north. There will be …
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Optimizing Orchid Photos

By Fern Gavelek To get the best close up shot of several blossoms on a stem, frame your photo so only one or two flowers are your main subjects. Notice how these two cattleyas are positioned in the frame so …
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My Two Cents

By Cheeta Wilson While it’s true that KDOC’s current constitution and bylaws don’t cover every eventuality, they’ve served for 30 years without–as far as I know–any major changes. I think that’s because they are simple and most members don’t want …
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Update on the Constitution and Handbook

Following a lively discussion at the last meeting, a vote on the Constitution and Handbook has been postponed. Although the revisions requested were relatively minor, it was agreed that it would be best to send amended drafts out by email, …
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Ellen’s Tofu

Mahalo to Ellen Crocker for the following recipe: Ellen’s Tofu One block firm tofu cut into bite size pieces and fresh peeled and grated ginger; about 1 inch of ginger root, dependent on personal taste. Drizzle olive oil over tofu, …
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