Holidays in Roses
The 2016 NORTH CENTRAL DISTRICT of the American Rose Society is holding its 2016 convention, “Holidays In Roses” September 16th – 18th, at the Holiday Inn Hotel Pewaukee-Milwaukee West, conveniently located at I-94 and Highway 164.
Here is what might be of interest you:
Rose Show: Free viewing is open to the public at no charge from 1:00-4:00 PM
Free guided tours of the rose show at 3:15 PM. This is a great opportunity to see roses that grow well in southeastern Wisconsin and talk to the people that grow them
Buffet Lunch: Available at the hotel 11::00 – 1:30 PM Cost $20.00
Guest Speaker: 1:30 – 3:00 PM Dr. Baldo Villegas, internationally known entomologist for more than 30 years, speaking on “What’s Bugging My Roses?” Cost $10.00.
Garden Tour by motor coach from hotel 8:30 AM – 12:30 PM. Cost $25.00 includes snack and beverages.
Read more about all the convention activities and download the general public registration form at www.ncdrose.org .
We welcome first time exhibitors in the rose show. Our rose show includes arrangements as well as single stem and sprays of roses. Entries will be accepted until 9:30 AM Saturday morning. There will be folks available to assist you answer your questions. More information about the particulars of exhibiting can be found at www.milwaukeerose.org/GMRS_firsttimeexhibitor.html. The show schedule is posted at www.ncdrose.org. You must be registered for the full convention to exhibit.
Inquiries can be made to Convention Chair, Diane Sommers at firstname.lastname@example.org. We would love to have you join us for all or any part of this wonderful weekend of roses.