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2013 Calendar of Rose Events in the Sacramento Area

The monthly activities listed in this page are being planned by the Sacramento Valley rose societies. For more information on a specific rose society, please visit that society's website and pay them a visit. Visitors are always welcome and most events are free to the public.
DATE
SCHEDULED ACTIVITY
JANUARY

HAPPY NEW YEARS!!
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No general meeting is scheduled for January. Instead The Sierra Foothills Rose Society will be holding its "Annual Rose Pruning and Winter Care Workshop" on Saturday, January 12, 2013 starting at 8:30AM at the Maidu Community Center, 1550 Maidu Drive, Roseville, CA 95661. Phone: (916) 774-5950
5
McKinley Rose Garden Prune-A-Thon
Time: 9:00 AM - Noon. Lecture on Rose Pruning Winter Care by Master Consulting Rosarian Muriel Humenick will start promptly at 9:00AM.
Address: McKinley Park Rose Garden, 33rd and H Streets, Sacramento, CA.
Contact: Ellie Longanecker for more details
Activities: This lovely community event is a partnership between the Sacramento Rose Society and the East Sacramento Neighborhood Association
Master Gardeners will be on hand to answer rose related questions.
Breakfast snacks, coffee and hot soup for all the volunteers that participate;
Tool sharpening and educational material will be provided.
10
Sacramento Rose Society January General Meeting
Program: Rose Pruning Workshop by Sacramento Rose Society Consulting Rosarians.
Time: 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Address: Shepard Garden & Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Bl., Sacramento, CA 95816
Contact: Debbie Arrington for more information.
12

Sierra Foothills Rose Society Rose Pruning & Winter Care Workshop and Chili Cookoff!
Hours: 8:30AM - 1:00PM.
Address: Maidu Community Center, 1550 Maidu Drive, Roseville, CA 95661. Phone: (916) 774-5950
Activities/Programs:
1) Rose Pruning Tools, Care and Sharpening by Sue and Ernie Magill
2) Rose Pruning Tools, and Basic Rose Pruning Tips by Muriel Humenick
4) Pruning Different Classes of Roses by attendees guided by Experienced Rosarians
3) All About Roses: Best Roses to Grow and Landscaping with Them by Charlotte Owendyk and Linda Knowles
4) Controlling rose pests in the garden by Baldo Villegas
5) Rosarian Chili Cookoff Contest!! Noon - 1PM
Contact: Baldo Villegas or Jeanie Campbell for more details

19
Program: Rose Pruning Demonstration by Baldo Villegas
Time: 10:00 AM - Noon
Address: St. John's The Evangelist Church, 5751 Locust Avenue., Carmichael, CA. 95608 Phone: (916) 483-8454 Website: http://www.sjecarmichael.org/
Contact: Baldo Villegas or Bernice Guinee for more details
22
Program: The Good, The Bad, and The Bugly of the Home Garden by Baldo Villegas
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Address: River Valley Garden Club, Rancho Murieta Association Building, 7191 Murieta Parkway, Rancho Murieta, CA
Contact: Berniece Jones or by phone at (916) 354-2873 more details
19-20

Great Rosarians of the World Lecture
Date/Time: Sunday, January 20th starting 2:30 p.m.
Notes:
Friends Hall.

More details will be available on the Great Rosarians website: www.greatrosarians.com. For further information and tickets, call Tom Carruth at The Huntington Library in San Marino, CA.

FEBRUARY
 
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Sierra Foothills Rose Society February General Meeting
Program: Annual Bareroot Rose Auction -- Bring your rose list and your checkbooks
Hours: 7:00PM - 9:30PM. Bidding will start at 7:00PM.
Address: Maidu Community Center, 1550 Maidu Drive, Roseville, CA 95661. Phone: (916) 774-5950

Contact: Jeanie Campbell for more details
14
Sacramento Rose Society February General Meeting
Program: Annual Bareroot Rose Auction -- Bring your rose list and your checkbooks
Time: 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Address:
Shepard Garden & Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Bl., Sacramento, CA 95816
Contact: Debbie Arrington for more information.
8-10
TENARKY Winter Rose Conference
Program: Control of Rose Pests and Diseases by Baldo Villegas
Hours: TBA
Address: Franklin, TN
Contact: Sam Jones for more details
MARCH
 
7
Sierra Foothills Rose Society March General Meeting
Program:
Hours: 7:30PM - 9:30PM.
Address: Maidu Community Center, 1550 Maidu Drive, Roseville, CA 95661. Phone: (916) 774-5950

Contact: Jeanie Campbell for more details
14
Sacramento Rose Society March General Meeting
Program: Make Compost Tea with Keven Marini
Time: 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Address:
Shepard Garden & Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Bl., Sacramento, CA 95816
Contact: Debbie Arrington for more information.
22-24
Connecticut Rose Society Winter Rose Convention
Program: Control of Rose Thrips and Rose Midge by Baldo Villegas
Hours: Saturday, 2:45-3:45 PM
Address: Windsor, CT
Contact: Marci Martin for more details
APRIL
 
4
Sierra Foothills Rose Society April General Meeting
Program: Rose Propagation by Baldo Villegas
Hours: 7:30PM - 9:30PM.
Address: Maidu Community Center, 1550 Maidu Drive, Roseville, CA 95661. Phone: (916) 774-5950

Contact: Jeanie Campbell for more details
11
Sacramento Rose Society April General Meeting
Program: Creative arrangements with Pennie Chwalowski
Time: 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Address:
Shepard Garden & Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Bl., Sacramento, CA 95816
Contact: Debbie Arrington for more information.

15
San Diego Rose Society April General Meeting
Program: IPM of Rose Pests and Diseases by Baldo Villegas
Time: 7:00 PM
Address: San Diego, CA

Contact: Bob Martin for more information

20
Sacramento Historic Rose Garden April Open Garden
Time: 9;00AM - 2:00PM
Location:
Broadway at 10th Street, Sacramento, CA 95816
Contact: Anita Clevenger for more information.

27

Sacramento Rose Society Annual Rose Show
Time: 6:00AM - 6:00PM on Saturday; 9:00AM - 4PM on Sunday
Address:
Shepard Garden & Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Bl., Sacramento, CA 95816
Contact: Debbie Arrington for more information.

28

Woodland Library Rose Club Garden Tour
Event:
The tour is Sunday, April 28 from 12 - 5. The cost is $20.00 ($15.00 for groups of 10 or more).
Contact Jean at 662-6735 for more information.
Seven (7) private gardens and two historic homes.
Lunches can be purchased for $8.50 and must be preordered.
Donations are used to maintain the Rose Gardens at the Woodland Public Library.

Contact: Kathryn Crepeau for more information.

MAY
 
2
Sierra Foothills Rose Society May General Meeting
Program: Consultin Rosarian Divas Question and Answer Panel
Hours: 7:30PM - 9:30PM.
Address: Maidu Community Center, 1550 Maidu Drive, Roseville, CA 95661. Phone: (916) 774-5950
Contact: Jeanie Campbell for more details
9
Sacramento Rose Society May General Meeting
Program: Attracting beneficials to your home garden, with Baldo Villegas
Time: 7:30PM
Address:
Shepard Garden & Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Bl., Sacramento, CA 95816
Contact: Debbie Arrington for more information.
10-12
Open Garden all weekend at Baldo's Acres
Time: All day until it is too dark to see the roses!
Address: 7556 Hickory Avenue, Orangevale, CA
Contact: Baldo Villegas for more information.
19
Celebration of Old Garden Roses
Hours: 11AM - 5 PM
Location: El Cerrito, CA
Contact: Muriel Humenick for more details
JUNE
 
6
Sierra Foothills Rose Society June General Meeting
Program: TBA
Hours: 7:30PM - 9:30PM.
Address: Maidu Community Center, 1550 Maidu Drive, Roseville, CA 95661. Phone: (916) 774-5950

Contact: Jeanie Campbell for more details
13
Sacramento Rose Society June General Meeting
Program: Roses of France with Linda Knowles and our annual ice cream social
Time: 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Address:
Shepard Garden & Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Bl., Sacramento, CA 95816
Contact: Debbie Arrington for more information.
22
Sierra Foothills Rose Society
Program: Ice Cream Social
Hours: 10AM-???
Address: TBA
Contact: Jeanie Campbell for more details
JULY
 
AUGUST
 
3
Harvest Festival
Location: Fair Oaks Horticultural Center, Madison Av & Fair Oaks Bl.
Contact: Baldo Villegas or Charlotte Owendyk for more information
10
Program: Rose Show Exhibiting Workshop
Hours: 9:00AM-???
Address: Baldo's Acres, 7556 Hickory Avenue, Orangevale, CA
Contact: Baldo Villegas or Jeanie Campbell for more details.
SEPTEMBER
 
5
Sierra Foothills Rose Society October General Meeting
Program: TBA
Hours: 7:30PM - 9:30PM.
Address: Maidu Community Center, 1550 Maidu Drive, Roseville, CA 95661. Phone: (916) 774-5950
Contact: Jeanie Campbell for more details
12
Sacramento Rose Society September General Meeting
Program: Creating a new Sacramento landmark: Natomas Rose Garden
Time: 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Address:
Shepard Garden & Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Bl., Sacramento, CA 95816
Contact: Debbie Arrington for more information.
27-29

2013 ARS All-Miniature Rose Conference and Rose Show
Location: Wiston-Salem, NC
For More Information Contact: TBA
EMail: TBA
Host:
TBA

OCTOBER
 
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Sierra Foothills Rose Society October General Meeting
Program: TBA
Hours: 7:30PM - 9:30PM.
Address: Maidu Community Center, 1550 Maidu Drive, Roseville, CA 95661. Phone: (916) 774-5950
Contact: Jeanie Campbell for more details
12
Sierra Foothills Rose Society Annual Rose Show
Hours: 6:00AM - 5:00PM
Address: Bushnell Gardens Nursery, 5255 Douglas Blvd.
Granite Bay, CA 95746-6204. Phone: (916) 791-4199
Contact: Cindy Phipps for more details
10
Sacramento Rose Society October General Meeting
Program:Huntington Library's Tom Carruth, formerly of Weeks Roses, shares his "new" rose garden
Time: 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Address:
Shepard Garden & Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Bl., Sacramento, CA 95816
Contact: Debbie Arrington for more information.
NOVEMBER
 
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Sierra Foothills Rose Society November General Meeting
Program: Rose Show Awards & New Roses in the Horizon
Hours: 7:30PM - 9:30PM.
Address: Maidu Community Center, 1550 Maidu Drive, Roseville, CA 95661. Phone: (916) 774-5950

Contact: Jeanie Campbell for more details
14
Sacramento Rose Society November General Meeting
Program: Rose gardens of South Africa and the World Rose Conference
Time: 7:30PM - 9:30PM
Address:
Shepard Garden & Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Bl., Sacramento, CA 95816
Contact: Debbie Arrington for more information.
DECEMBER
 
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Sierra Foothills Rose Society December General Meeting
Program: Sierra Foothills Rose Society Christmas Party & Installation of 2014 Officers
Hours: 6:30PM - 9:30PM.
Address: Maidu Community Center, 1550 Maidu Drive, Roseville, CA 95661. Phone: (916) 774-5950

Contact: Jeanie Campbell for more details
12
Sacramento Rose Society December General Meeting
Program: Sacramento Rose Society Christmas Party & Installation of 2014 Officers
Time: 6:30PM - 9:30PM
Address:
Shepard Garden & Arts Center, 3330 McKinley Bl., Sacramento, CA 95816
Contact: Debbie Arrington for more information.
   



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