2017 Monthly Meetings 

When: 7:30pm – 9:00pm, the 3rd Tuesday of each month (except for July and December)
Location: Veterans Memorial Senior Center
1455 Madison Avenue, Redwood City

Date Topic
 January 17th

Rose Pruning by Stuart Dalton

 February 21st

New Rose Introductions by Jolene Adams

 March 21st

Building a Low Maintenance Rose Garden
by Steve and Diana Steps

 April 18th

2015 WFES Tour through France by Rose Gilardi

 May 16th

Honey Bees and their Role in Pollination by Matt Gruber, San Mateo Bee Society

 June 20th

Rose Arrangements by Barbara Gordon


 * no regular meeting – see below for picnic info

August 15th

Dried Roses and Arrangements by Laskshmi Sridharan

September 19th

Soil Preparation  by Terry Lyngso

October 17th

Roses in Pots by  Jolene Adams 

November 21st

Holiday Arrangements  
by Karen Flores, Marian Vanden Bosch

December  * no regular meeting – see below for holiday potluck dinner info
pruning demonstration
pruning demonstration


2017 Special Events

Date Topic Location
Sat., Jan. 21st
9:00am – noon

Pruning of the VA Palo Alto Memorial Rose Garden

*  Lunch is provided

 VA Palo Alto
3801 Miranda Avenue
Palo Alto, CA 94304

Sat., Jan. 28th
starting at 2:00pm

Rose Pruning Demonstration
by Stu Dalton

Orchard Supply Hardware
2110 Middlefield Rd.
Redwood City, CA 94063

Sat., Feb. 4th
11:00am – Noon

Rose Pruning Demonstration
by Marie Hubbell

SummerWinds Nursery
725 San Antonio Rd.
Palo Alto, CA 94303
Reserve your spot.
Sat., March 25th
starting at 10:00am

Field Trip to Quarry Hill Botanical Garden

$20 for admission
car pooling to be arranged

12841 Highway 12
Glen Ellen, CA 95442
Thurs., June 1st through Sun., June 4th Filoli Flower Show:
Individual roses from PRS members are displayed at Butler’s Pantry of the House.  More information on the Flower Show can be found here.  
86 Cañada Road, Woodside, CA 94062
Sun., July 16th
(time:  TBA)
Annual Picnic


* The address is announced to the members only
Tues., Dec. 12th
6:30pm – 9:00pm

Holiday Potluck Dinner

Veterans Memorial Senior Center
1455 Madison Avenue, Redwood City
annual picnic
annual picnic


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