RHODE ISLAND

ROSE SOCIETY

Meeting Notices

2017

 

May 13

 

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

 

 

June 17

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 : Paul Raymond
raypaulden@aol.com

 

 

 

July

 

August

 

September

6 Pack Rose Show

 

October 14

Photo Contest

 

November 11

Roger Williams Park rose garden

Closing of the garden

 

December 9

Holiday Party

 

 

2016

January - Potluck

February - Round table

March Annual Meeting

Daylily Presentation by Patsy Cunningham

 

April 1-3 Yankee District Convention in Newport
Some Photos

 

April - Garden Opening
 

May - Rose Show Prep Meeting
 

June - Rose Show
Photos and Tally
 

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

Here are photos of the 2016 Photo Contest winners

 

November 12 VICTORIAN ROSE GARDEN AT RWP – 9:30AM TO NOON 
Garden closing for the winter. Chili and a raffle of plants and garden related items

 

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

 

 

 Check your mailing label for your membership expiration date. To renew, send $20 to RIRS c/o
Bob and Linda Joslin
1 Gilcrest Drive
 West Warwick, RI 02893


Recent meetings with photos

Previous Meeting History

 

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