Colonial District of the American Rose Society

Pre-Spring Schedule




4:00  Registration - Hotel Lobby

6:00 Meet in lobby for meal at Mill Street Grill "Dutch treat"

8:00 Seminar - Membership Hotel by Charles Shaner



8:00 Registration - Hotel Lobby

8:45 Welcome and announcements

9:00 Garden safety - Debby Brown

10:00 Break

10:15 Potential Damage of Spotted Lanternfly    Ray Shipley

11:00 Preservation of Historical gardens at Lynchburg historical cemetery and Tufton Farms at     Monticello and growing old garden roses to benefit those gardens 

            Ben and Kaye Moomaw

12:00 Break for lunch

1:00     Winter Protection for roses and special recognition of efforts of Minnesota Rosarians to                                       maintain great gardens    Ray Shipley

2:00 Great Rose Garden Restoration Ray Shipley

3:00 Break

3:15 District Meeting

6:00 Social Hour

7:00 Banquet

8:00 Potomac Roses Society Symposiums on Easy Care Roses - Jay Jensen

9:00 Raffle