Abstract. P. Delforge & D. Tyteca.- About ĎDie Gattung Ophrys L. đ eine taxonomische čbersichtË by S. Baumann & S. Kčnkele [Natural. belges (Orchid. 1) 67 (1986): 139-141]. There was a winter programme of illustrated talks on a wide variety of topics.- distribution, systematics, ecology, protection, and other aspects of orchid study.- Summer field trips and significant observations are reported.