2017 Schedule of Events

February 7
6:00 p.m.
2017 Kick Off Dinner at the Dushanbe Tea House
March 14
6:30 p.m.
Soils and Soil Preparation with Mikl Brawner Meeting at Main Boulder Public Library, Flagstaff Room
April 11
6:00 p.m.
Pick up your Mile-Hi Rose Feed, Pickup at Arlene Blewitt’s.  Note: Send orders & checks to Bev Potter no later than March 28
April 18 (25)
6:00 p.m.
Spring Pruning and Fertilizing
Dushanbe Tea House rose garden
May 9
6:30 p.m.
Visit the Botanical Interests factory with Curtis Jones
Meeting at Botanical Interests in Broomfield
May 20 Saturday                   10:00 “Rose Care” with Greg & Theresa Cordes                                                  Meeting at Greg & Theresa Cordes’
June 13
6:00 p.m.
“Edible Flowers” with Carol O’Meara
Potluck dinner at Greg and Theresa Cordes’
June 16 Saturday Visit Members’ Gardens                                                                                   Times & locations to be determined
June 20 (27)
6:00 p.m.
Deadheading and Cleanup
Dushanbe Tea House rose garden
July 11
6:00 p.m.
“Rose Societies Nationally and Locally” with Georgie Bever,
Potluck dinner at Jan and Bob Nance’s
August 8
6:00 p.m.
“Ornamental Vines for Front Range Landscapes” with Merle Moore
Meeting at the Meadows Branch of the Boulder Public Library
August 12 Saturday 10:00 “CSU Perennial Garden & Perennial Plant Evaluation Program” with Merle Moore CSU Test Gardens in Ft. Collins
September 12
6:00 p.m.
“Showing off your Roses at Home and at Flower Shows”
Potluck dessert bar TBA
Sept. 19 (26)
6:00 p.m.
Fall Fertilizing and Cleanup
Dushanbe Tea House rose garden
October 10
7:00 p.m.
Share pictures of your garden or bring cuttings of roses you especially like. Send pictures by email to Doshia & George Kretke
Meeting at Doshia & George Kretke’s
November 5
12:30 p.m. Sunday
Annual Banquet and Officer Installation
Potluck at TBD