Santa Clara County Rose Society

Founded in 1927
The first local rose society on the World Wide Web!
Website Established April, 1995
Affiliated with the American Rose Society


2018 Calendar of Events


January February March
April May June
July August September
October November December

Each Wednesday, Saturday, and Sunday - 9 A.M. 'til Noon

Volunteers needed at the San Jose Heritage Rose Garden for pruning, general maintenance, and occasional new plantings.
Located at Spring and W. Taylor Streets, San Jose (map).
For information call (408)298-7657.

January

January 12, Friday: SCCRS General Meeting, 7:30 P.M.

Location: O'Connor Medical Office Bldg., map
Program: Rose Pruning Demonstration

Unsure about how to prune your roses? This is the meeting you've been waiting for.
Learn from our ARS Consulting Rosarians as they demonstrate how to prune.
Free to the public.
 

February

February 9, Friday: SCCRS General Meeting, 7:30 P.M.

Location: O'Connor Medical Office Bldg., map
Program: Fertilizer & Soil for Your Roses

Unsure about how to fertilize your roses or what soil to use? This is the meeting you've been waiting for.
Barbara Gordon will discuss and answer all your questions about soils and fertilizers.
Barbara Gordon is an American Rose Society (ARS) Horticultural Rose Judge,
Consulting Rosarian, and Rose Arrangement Judge.
Free to the public.

March

March 9, Friday: SCCRS General Meeting, 7:30 P.M

Location: O'Connor Medical Office Bldg., map
Program: Chemical Safety for Your Roses

Unsure about using chemicals on your roses? This is the meeting you've been waiting for.
We will show a video by Jolene Adams discussing Chemical Safety.
Jolene Adams is a former President of the American Rose Society.
Free to the public.

April

April 13, Friday: SCCRS General Meeting, 7:30 P.M

Location: O'Connor Medical Office Bldg., map
Program: Miniature Arrangements

Barbara Gordon will demonstrate making miniature rose arrangements.
Audience members will participate in making their own arrangements.
Barbara Gordon is an American Rose Society (ARS) Horticultural Rose Judge,
Consulting Rosarian, and Rose Arrangement Judge.
Free to the public.

April 22, Sunday: 2018 Annual Spring Rose Show

See link for details.

May

No May Meeting
Garden Tour Instead - Saturday, May 5

There will be no May monthly meeting.
Instead, we will have a SCCRS May Garden Tour for SCCRS members.

June

June 8, Friday: SCCRS General Meeting, 7:30 P.M

Location: O'Connor Medical Office Bldg., map
Program: Propagating Roses

Learn how to propagate roses.
Our speaker will discuss the pros and cons of various propagation methods.
Free to the public.

July

No General Meeting held in July (enjoy your garden)

August

No General Meeting held in August (enjoy your garden)

September

September 14, Friday: SCCRS General Meeting, 7:30 P.M

Location: O'Connor Medical Office Bldg., map
Program: Rose Q&A

Our September meeting will be an open forum for any questions and comments on your roses.
Bring questions and comments about soil, insects, diseases, favorite roses, watering, fertilizer or anything else.
This is a great opportunity to share our knowledge and learn how to grow better roses.
Bring samples of leaves or canes with problems. Even bring any tools you use that others may want to know about.

Because of the high cost of our Annual Rose Show, we will discuss with everyone possible changes.

October

October 12, Friday: SCCRS General Meeting, 7:30 P.M

Location: O'Connor Medical Office Bldg., map
Program: To Be Determined

To Be Determined

November

November 9, Friday: SCCRS General Meeting, 7:30 P.M

Location: O'Connor Medical Office Bldg., map
Program: To Be Determined

To Be Determined.

December

December 14, Friday: SCCRS General Meeting, 7:30 P.M

Location: O'Connor Medical Office Bldg., map
Program: Holiday Party

Join us for our Annual SCCRS Holiday Party. We will start eating at 7:30 PM. Bring your favorite dish for our pot luck as well as your table service.

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