Events of 2009
June 6, 2009: Rose Show at the Moorestown Mall, Rt 38, Moorestown, NJ. Click here for the Rose Show Results.
June 17, 2009 Meeting: Birds in the Garden. Guest speaker Hank Wright, owner of A Wild Bird Oasis.
July 15, 2009 Meeting: WJRS Annual Banquet (register by June 30th)
August 19 Meeting: Preparing for the District Convention. Attendees can choose between a talk on preparing arrangements or a talk on exhibiting roses in the Horticultural division. The talks will include special tips to get ready for the District Convention, September 11-13, 2009.
September 11-13: Penn-Jersey District Convention,
Holiday Inn, 2175 West Marlton Pike, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002. Phone 1-856-663-5300 www.holidaycherryhill.com. Click here for convention information, the Schedule of Events and registration form. An early registration discount is offered up to 8/25/09.
September 12: Penn-Jersey District Rose Show, 1:00-4:30 PM, Holiday Inn, 2175 West Marlton Pike, Cherry Hill, NJ 08002. Phone 1-856-663-5300 www.holidaycherryhill.com. This event is FREE and open to the public.
September 16 Meeting: Old Garden Roses. Pat Pitkin will speak on growing and caring for Old Fashioned and Heirloom Roses. Pat is a Consultant Rosarian for the American Rose Society and is Past President of the Reading/Berks, Philadelphia and Del-Chester Rose Societies.
Saturday, October 17 is the Macys Shop for a Cause, SALE EVENT in Cherry Hill and all over the Nation. So -- plan to go shopping -- use that discount ticket you purchased to support WJRS and take advantage of great savings just before the holidays. We will have a table at the store on Saturday, October 17, to sell tickets.
October 21 Meeting: Climbing Beauties in the Rose Garden. A Special American Rose Society presentation on Climbing Roses.
November 13 Meeting: Organic Products. Kevin Johnson from Organica will discuss organic products for growing roses. These products are used by some rose exhibitors currently and have helped produce award winning roses.
December 16 Meeting: Christmas Party & Photographic Gallery of Membersí Gardens