2017 Calendar

Meeting place is at the in the Camellia Room of the Fort Worth Botanic Garden Center,

3220 Botanic Garden Blvd., Fort Worth, Texas 76107
Usually, the
Hospitality time: 6:30 p.m. and the meeting time: 7 p.m.

Click here for a map

  • January

    January Events

     

    JANUARY 3

     

    A PANEL OF CONSULTING AND MASTER ROSARIANS WILL ANSWER MEMBERS’ QUESTIONS ABOUT ROSE CARE. BRING ALL OF YOUR QUESTIONS AND LET’S HAVE A GOOD CONVERSATION ABOUT OUR FAVORITE FLOWER.

     

     

     

     

  • February

    February Events

     

    Feb. 2:

     

    • Event: Regular meeting and Chili Supper
    • Topic: “Pruning Your Way to Successful Roses"
    • Speaker: Larry Wiley
    • Hospitality time: 6:30 p.m.
    • Meeting Time: 7 p.m.
    • Place: Garden Center of the Fort Worth Botanic Garden
    • The chili will be prepared by the board members and members are asked to bring the fixin"s (cornbread, cheese, diced onions, salads, desserts, etc.
  • March

    Fort Worth RS Event

     

    MARCH 7, 2017

     

    Place: Garden Center of the Fort Worth Botanic Garden.

     

    Hospitality time at 6:30 p.m.

     

    followed by the program at 7:00 p.m.

     

    PROGRAM: “Maggie Ross McNeely”

     

    PRESENTED BY: Maggie Ross McNeely

     

    Her website: link

     

     

    Rose Arrangement Workshop and Judges School

    March 25-26, 2017

    Hosted by

    Dallas Rose Society

    in conjunction with

    The South Central District of The American Rose Society

    Do you want to become a certified ARS Arrangement Judge?

    Do you need to be re-certified as an ARS Arrangement Judge?

    Or

    Do you just want to learn more about rose arrangements?

    Location and Dates

    Farmers Branch Recreation Center, 14050 Heartside Place, Farmers Branch, TX 75234

    March 25, Instruction and Discussion

    Morning, March 26, Testing (if interested) at Sheraton Hotel by the Galleria

    Fees

    Registration Fee: $35 with $5 box lunch

    Late Registration (after March 1, 2017) $40 with $5 box lunch

    There will be a $10 application fee for those interested in taking the Judge’s Test

    Guideline for Judging Rose Arrangements available from the American Rose Society (Rose.org) will

    be the required text.

    Registration

    Contact Andy Black the president of the Dallas Rose Society

    Email: wa.black@sbcglobal.net or Phone: 972-824-4766

    There is a registration form on the next page

    Suggested Accommodations

    The Sheraton Hotel by the Galleria 4801 Lyndon B Johnson Freeway, Dallas, TX 75244

    Phone 1-800-325-3535

    Room Rate: $99 with complimentary breakfast for 2

    Please use the link below for booking the hotel

    www.starwoodmeeting.com/events/start.action?id=1701245838&key=2C6C012F

    Group rate cutoff is February 22, 2017

     

    Flier

     

  • April

    Fort Worth Rose Society Event

    April Events

    APRIL 4:

    • Herschell Fortner will discuss the many April activities.

     

    APRIL 6, 7, and 8:

     

    • FW Botanical Society Plant Sale
    • Pre-Sale for Botanical Society members only is April 6th, 4:00 to 6:00 p.m.
    • Members also get a 10% discount at the Plant Sale.
    • Plant Sale Open to the Public April 7th, 2:00 to 6:00 p.m., and
    • April 8th, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.

     

    APRIL 15-16:

    • FWRS wll participate in flowercade with a publicly-judged Rose Expo.

     

    APRIL 29:

    •  FWRS and Dallas Rose Society will offer a sanctioned ARS rose show.
    • Location:  Fort Worth Botanical Gardens
  • May

    Fort Worth Rose Society Event

    May 2 and June 6 programs to be announced.

     

     

  • June

    Fort Worth Rose Society Event

    May 2 and June 6 programs to be announced.

  • July

    No meeting in July

  • August

    No meeting in August

  • September

    Fort Worth Rose Society Event

    SEPTEMBER 5.

     

    • Horticulturist Steve McCoy from Archie's Gardenland has agreed
    • to speak to us in September. (Details to follow.)
    •  
  • October

    Fort Worth Rose Society Events

     

     

     

    OCTOBER 3.

     

     Program for the regular meeting to be announced.

     

    OCTOBER 5, 6, 7.

     

    FW Botanical Society Plant Sale

    Pre-Sale for Botanical Society members only is October 5, 4:00 to dusk.

    Members also get a 10% discount at the Plant Sale.

    Plant Sale Open to the Public October 6, 2:00 to 6:00 pm, and October 7,

    9:00 am to 2:00 pm.

     

  • November

    Fort Worth Rose Society Events

     

     

    NOVEMBER 7.

     

     FW Botanic Garden update. A presentation by FWBG staff on the

    status of the rose beds and other plantings, plus an outlook of the future of the Garden.

  • December

    Fort Worth Rose Society Event

     

     

     

     

  • 2018

 

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