Meetings are at 6:30 pm 3rd Wednesday of February, March, April, May, September & October
(Currently via Zoom, unless otherwise indicated)
JanuaryNo Meeting in January
February 15 Annual Winter Banquet-5 to 8 p.m. Black Woods Grill, 2525 London Rd, Duluth
Reminder: Memberships due: $15 individual, $20 family. Payable to Margaret Anderson, Treasurer
March 15 'Basic Rose Care 1' presentation via Zoom
Place your fertilizer orders with Mary Tennis
North Central Dist. Spring Mtg: March 24 to noon March 26 at Wintergreen Resort/ Conf Ctr, WI Dells
Memberships due: $15-individual, $20 per family, payable with form to Margaret Anderson, Treasurer
April 19 'Basic Rose Care 11' presentation via Zoom
Week of April 17:Distribution of Roses ordered in 2022 and Fertilizer ordered in March 2023 - distribution and pick up, 110 42nd Ave W, Duluth 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Raise the Roses at Leif Erikson Rose Garden - dates/times TBA by City Park Mtc Dept.
May 17 'Grooming Your Roses: To Show or Give Away' Interactive demo by Margaret Anderson, at Billings Park Community Center. in Superior, WI. Members participate, critique and take home roses. Come early for social time and dinner compliments of LSRS.
Annual Rose Order Meeting - bareroot roses, via Zoom (Date and time TBA) for paid LSRS members, to arrive April 2024
May 27 DGFS Plant Sale 8:00 to 10:00 a.m. Donate plants to sell and/or help with sales if available
JuneNo Meeting in June
Volunteer Opportunity: Leif Erikson Rose
Garden-Prune roses. Dates/times TBA by City Park Mtc
July 15 Rose Fest at Leif Erikson Rose Garden, 1300 London Road, Duluth, 11-2 PM
July 15 LSRS Annual Rose Show at First Lutheran Church, 1300 London Road Duluth, 9-4:30 pm "Remembering with Roses" Entries open to members and non-members alike 9:30 11:30a.m. Open to the public 1-4:30 pm.
Volunteer Opportunity: Leif Erikson Rose Garden- Prune roses. 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tues & Thurs
August No meeting Member garden tours may be arranged, TBA
October 18 'Member Round Table: Review of Growing Roses/Gardening'
Volunteer Activity at Leif Erikson Rose Garden: 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Pull petals in early October.
Volunteer Activity at Leif Erikson Rose Garden: Join the City Park Maintenance crew at Leif Erikson Rose Garden to tip (winter protect) the roses. Stay an hour or a day. Dates/times TBA . Come to watch/learn/help!
Last updated 8.3.23
Notification of weather cancellations is by Text or 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.