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Lake Superior Rose Society


2020 At-a-Glance: our Annual Calendar 

2020 Lake Superior Rose Society Calendar

Meetings are at 6:30 pm 3rd Wednesday of January or February, March, April, May, September & October, Valentini's, 1400 London Road, Duluth, MN unless otherwise advised, Dinner at 5:30 pm      

January No Meeting in January

February 19     15th Annual Holiday Dinner at BlackWoods Restaurant, 2525 London Road.  

Social hour 5:00 pm; Dinner service 6:00 pm  

  •   Memberships due: $15 individual, $20 family.  Payable to Margaret Anderson, Treasurer
  •   Installation of new officers
  •   North Central District March Spring Meeting info: Wisconsin Dells, March 14-15, 2020                              

 March 18       Program:   "Drying Roses and Preservation Techniques" by Carol Borih

  •  Fertilizer orders placed
  •  Memberships due; $15-individual, $20 per family,  payable with form to Margaret Anderson, Treasurer
  •  North Central District Spring Meeting report
April 15     Rose Order meeting from Star Roses, to arrive in spring, 2021
  •  Rose order distribution and fertilizer pick up , City Warehouse, date/time to be determined
  •  Volunteer at Leif Erikson Rose Garden: Raise the roses. April date TBA, 9 a.m. - noon AND one additional date from 3 to 6 p.m.

May 15 Interactive Program: "Tips on Creating ARS Rose Arrangements" by Margaret Anderson

  • Volunteer at Leif Erikson Rose Garden: Prune the roses. Dates/times: to be determined         

June No Meeting in June

  •   Volunteer Opportunity: Leif Erikson Rose Garden--deadheading Date & time TBA, starting late June

July 10           Rose Show Set-up at Valentini's: 6-9 pm: fill vases, arrange tables, early flower entries  

July 11           LSRS Annual Rose Show at Valentini's, 1400 London Rd, Duluth, MN

  •         Registration 7 am  9:30 am, Judging 10 am - noon, Open to Public 1:00 to 3:15pm
  •         Teardown of show 3:15  pm-4 pm

July 11 Rose Fest at Leif Erikson Rose Garden, 1300 London Road, Duluth

  •  Rose Garden tours, Q & A booth, Demonstrations
  •  Volunteer at Leif Erikson Rose Garden: Help prune roses. Dates/times: to be determined
  •   Volunteer Opportunity: Leif Erikson Rose Garden-dates/times to be determined

August            No August meeting

  •   Volunteer Opportunity: Leif Erikson Rose Garden--dates/times to be determined
September 16: Members Round Table Reports, LERG and Events reports, Roses in Review assistance

  •   Brief member reports on roses in their gardens
  •   Volunteer at Leif Erikson Rose Garden Activity: Help prune roses. Dates/times: to be determined
  •   Send in Roses in Review (RIR) ratings by September 26, 2019 - find info in the ARS issue
October 21    Program: " Growing Roses in Containers" by John Turek
  • Election of 2020 officers
  • Volunteer at Leif Erikson Rose Garden: Help tip the roses two dates TBA. 

      Last updated 2.19.2020                     


Notification of weather cancellations is by Calling Tree.  If seriously inclement weather threatens, check this site for last-minute cancellation news.  

Rose Garden work is not cancelled for light or moderate rain.

Upcoming Events

Wednesday, Mar 18 at 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday, Apr 15 at 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Wednesday, May 13 at 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Friday, Jul 10 at 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM

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