Location & Time of General Meetings
- To see what’s coming up for our members, please see the list of upcoming events in the right column of this page. Meetings are held to bring informative speakers on all aspects of growing roses and other gardening techniques, for sharing problems and successes as well as socializing with rosarians from the Huronia area
Open Meetings for 2021 will be virtual and for members only. See membership page for information and the application form
Watch this website for further information regarding access to the meetings.
All the speakers that were scheduled for 2020 have agreed to do an online presentation in 2021
APRIL 20, 2021
“All the questions you were afraid to ask about rose growing”
Ask your questions and a panel of rose growers will help you get off to a great start growing the Queen of Flowers.
The early years of our society will be celebrated in a slide presentation with commentary.
Information and photos of the roses for sale in May are on our Home page and Facebook
JUNE 15th, 2021
Topic: “Earth-Kind Gardens” Alex Henderson – Royal Botanical Gardens
Celebrating the 20 + 1 Anniversary of our Millennium Memorial Garden
JULY 6th, 2021 Garden Party and Rose Show 6:30pm
Hosts to be announced. Members only
August 10th, 2021
Garden Visit at 6:30 pm to the garden of one of our members. Members only.
SEPTEMBER 21st, 2021
“For Love of a Rose”
Speaker :Dr. Joe Shorthouse
“Little Ladies in the Garden” (Miniature Roses)
Speaker: Dale Lovering
Entries received for the photographic competition
We are always interested in what topics our members would like to have for our programs. Send your ideas to any Board Member or put your topics in the suggestion box at each meeting.
Dorian Parker community Centre, 227 Sunnidale Rd, Barrie
Southshore Community Centre, 205 Lakeshore Drive, Barrie, ON
Site of Millennium Memorial Rose Garden planted and maintained by our members
Barrie Farmer’s Market, 70 Collier Street, Barrie, ON
Orillia Fairgrounds Farmer’s Market, 4500 Fairgrounds Road, Orillia, ON