Alden Lane Nursery and Mount Diablo Rose Society present
the Fall Rose Show
held at Alden Lane Nursery in Livermore.
Show Entries accepted from 7am to 10am on October 2.
Public entries welcome!
MDRS members available to help you enter your Roses.
Presented by Burling Leong
Everyone will be required to wear a mask.
Burling Leong owns Burlington Rose Nursery in Visalia, CA.
She will be speaking on a project she was hired, for her expert knowledge of roses, to replace the Hearst Castle Rose Garden with period roses representing the original roses that would be found in the gardens. Burling is also working on custom propagation of ramblers and other types of roses for Brooklyn Botanic Garden in New York. In the near future she, will be working to restore tree rose standards at Rancho Los Alamitos Park in Long Beach, California.
This is an In-Person meeting
The meeting will be in the Dublin Library Community Room,
200 Civic Plaza, Dublin, CA
Update January 23rd!
Hello Pruning Enthusiasts!
Thanks, thanks, thanks to the dedicated pruners of Dublin's Emerald Glen Rose Garden! On Saturday, January 23, we finished pruning! The tidy, spare, winter elegance of a lovingly pruned rose garden is now on display in Emerald Glen. During this January's efforts, we received many thank yous, thumb's ups and warm smiles from the park's visitors. Along with the infectious (non-Covid of course), happy comradery of fellow MDRS pruners, receiving the thanks of Dublin citizens is an awesome experience. Shout outs to the following MDRS members for their generous efforts:
Saturday, January 23 pruners: Lou Evans, Kathy Knabke, Helen Moyot, Barbara Norkus and Sheryl Reed
Thursday, January 21 pruners: Karen and Tom Jefferson
Saturday, January 16 pruners: Peggy Carlson, Lou Evans, Kathy Knabke, Carl Meier, Mark Mintz and Barbara Norkus
Tuesday, January 12 pruners: Kathy Knabke, Helen Moyot, Linda Nardy, Barbara Norkus and Sheryl Reed
Saturday, January 9 pruners: Peggy Carlson, Lou Evans, Kathy Knabke, May and Tun Lee, Mark Mintz, Helen Moyot, Linda Nardy, Barbara Norkus and Sheryl Reed
Wednesday, January 6 pruners: Karen and Tom Jefferson.
With gratitude,The Grateful Dead Header, Kathy Knabke
Membership is open to anyone interested in growing or showing roses. Membership is $20/year per person, or $25/year per couple.
Mount Diablo Rose Society meets the second Wednesday of each month
(except July & August)
In Person meetings at the:
Dublin Library Community Room
200 Civic Plaza, Dublin, CA
See Meetings page for upcoming programs.
Dublin ~ *Dolores Moffat (925) 556-5449
Hayward ~ *Jolene Adams (510) 537-2326
or Patty Shadden (510) 432-5122
Danville ~ Carl Meier (925) 519-3350
or Mariam Farrar (925) 642-3733
Livermore ~ Lou Evans (925) 371-6115
or Jan Hayward (925) 605-6305
Alamo ~ Carl Meier (925) 519-3350
Fremont ~ John Dronkers-Laureta (510) 468-3242
President ~ Peggy Carlson
Vice President ~ Carl Meier
Treasurer ~ Linda Nardy
Secretary ~ Kathy Knabke
Director-at-Large ~ Mariam Farrar
Director-at-Large ~ Lou Evans
Newsletter ~ Open
Emerald Glen Rose Garden ~ Kathy Knabke
200 Civic Plaza, Dublin, California 94568, United States
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