Rhode Island Rose Society

Welcome to the
Rhode Island Rose Society !

We are an educational and social society for those who love roses and want to learn more about them.

You can join us by coming to one of our meetings. See our membership page for information and benefits.

We meet on the second Saturday of each month at 10AM.

We host a large rose show each June and have an award winning newsletter

We are part of the American Rose Society (ARS) and a member of the Yankee District of the ARS

2023 Grand Prize Winner
“Rose Arches at Rosarie de L’Hay”
by Angelina & Mike Chute

Saturday, November 11 th , 2023
Shepherd of the Valley Church
604 Seven Mile Rd Hope (western Cranston line), RI
10:00am – 12:30pm

Our Veteran’s Day meeting will feature Frank’s Tool Time Special, so bring your favorite tool to share for Show and Tell and Frank will tell you how to keep it in tip top shape ! Mike will be giving us tips about how to close our gardens for the winter – to prune or not to prune – ask those thorny questions ! And bring your best Chili or side dish to our annual Chili Cook-off ! All options and styles and desserts are welcome, we’ll have power for crockpots. Please mind the RIRS listserv and our RIRS.org web site for the most up-to-date information about this meeting. Contact Patsy at  patsygc@gmail.com to be added to the listserv. Please check your mailing label for your membership expiration date.

Patsy Cunningham– Webmaster