Welcome to the Mid Atlantic African Violet Society (MAAVS) web site. MAAVS is an association of persons with an interest in African violets and is affiliated with the African Violet Society of America (AVSA). Originally formed as a regional African Violet Society for the Middle Atlantic US States, MAAVS has no regional boundaries and now encompasses the Eastern half of the US.  Come join us, all are welcome to grow and show and attend our annual Violet Convention, Show and Sale.


MAAVS 2014!!!


MAAVS 2014 Convention and show

"Diamonds are Forever"

November 13 - 15, 2014

The MAAVS 2014 Convention and show was held in the Crowne Plaze in Clayton, DE between Wilmington and Philadelphia.  The urban setting allowed a large number of MAAVS members as well as the general public to attend the Convention, Show and Sale.
The  Wilmington 2014 links at the left will lead you to additional photos, listing of winners and other information about the 24th annual MAAVS Convention and show. 

The complete list of award winners is here:


2014 Honors Table

2014 Honors Table, "Diamonds are Forever"
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Sandra Skalski with Best in Show, Rob's Boolaroo

Rob's Boolaroo, Best in Show, Grown by Sandra Skalski
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Best Costume

Once again, the ladies from Springield AVS took the award for best costume of "Diamonds are Forever".

(photo by Vicki Carr)

BIS Costume

Springfield AVS with Barbara, Linda, Joan and Peggy (click image for larger picture)