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

2022 Grand Prize Winner
“Distant Drums”
by Cindy Ehrenreich

10:AM – TO 12:30

Look! Up in the sky! It’s a BIRD – actually a RAPTOR, high atop the Providence “Superman” building…! JOIN US on ZOOM, February 11, promptly at 10 for a Presentation by designer/photographer, PETER GREEN, chronicler of the City’s Birds of Prey and their fascinating hidden lives among us. Leaving lots of room for questions and comments.

Rose Society business to follow: the
Election of 2023/2024 Officers, and Updates and Announcements by Nancy & Linda, our Rose Show ’23 co-chairs. If you do not get an invite, please email… rirsrose@gmail.com

Zoom meetings are restricted to members.
Go to the membership page for a membership form and more info

Consulting Rosarian School
Saturday, February 4, 2022   12:30PM -3:30PM Eastern
Join us for these online courses that cover the mission of Consulting Rosarians in the American Rose Society and the two most critical items for growing roses – Soil & Water and Chemical Safety .
Guest Speakers: ARS President Diane Sommers Consulting Rosarian Mission & Ethics
Dave Ingram Soil & Water
ARS Vice President Craig Dorschel Chemical Safety 
Saturday, February 4, 2023 at 12:30 PM EST
After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the webinar.
Advance registration is necessary, but there is no charge for attendance. 
Please register no later than Thursday, February 2, so we will have an idea of how many people will be attending. 
 Upcoming Online Course Dates for Consulting Rosarians 
(Registration link will be sent one week prior to course date)

TOPIC                       DATE                       TIME                      SPEAKER               

Fertilizer                    February 11           12:30 PM EST          Art Wade          
Insects & Diseases   February 11           12:30 PM EST          Baldo Villegas     
     **All eligible CR candidates will receive an email with the CR Exam information and test link following the last session. 
Contact our District CR Chair Toni Simonetti with questions

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