Rhode Island Rose Society Meeting
May 13, 2017: 9:30 AM - 12 Noon
The public is invited to the Rhode Island Rose Society May meeting held in the Garden Classroom attached to the Botanical Center at Roger Williams Park in Providence, RI. on Saturday, May 13.
A workshop on how to enter roses in the upcoming RI Rose Society June 17th Rose Show, “Wine and Roses” will be conducted by American Rose Society judges and other rosarians.
Guest speaker, sommelier Andre Mack, from New York, will give a brief program on how to order and taste wines.
Irwin and Cindy Ehrenreich with Bronze Award
Andre Mack and Paul Raymond
The Rhode Island Rose Society’s
19th Annual Rose Show
“Days of Wine and Roses”
Saturday, June 17, 2017
North Kingstown Community Center
30 Beach Street
Wickford, Rhode Island
Show chair :
6 Pack Rose Show
Roger Williams Park rose garden
Closing of the garden
January - Potluck
February - Round table
March Annual Meeting
Daylily Presentation by Patsy Cunningham
April 1-3 Yankee District Convention in
April - Garden Opening
May - Rose Show Prep Meeting
June - Rose Show
July - Garden Maintenance
Compost tea demo by Paul Raymond
August 13 VICTORIAN ROSE GARDEN AT RWP – 9:30 AM TO NOON
Garden Maintenance and short talk on Compost Tea – how to make it and use it in your garden.
September 10 WEAVER LIBRARY IN EAST PROVIDENCE- 9:30 AM TO NOON
Chemical safety for CRs and sustainable gardening - Mike and Angie Chute
October 8 GARDEN CLASSROOM AT RWP – 9:30 AM TO NOON Annual
RIRS photo contest, discussion of favorite photo tips, info about entering ARS contests
November 12 VICTORIAN ROSE GARDEN AT RWP –
9:30AM TO NOON
December 10 GARDEN CLASSROOM AT RWP – 9:30AM – NOON Annual Holiday Meeting.
Holiday Treat Contest
Bake your favorite cookies/cupcakes/candy/whatever.
Crafters are invited to bring their arts and crafts to be exhibited and sold
mailing label for your membership expiration date. To renew, send
$20 to RIRS c/o