Welcome to the Butte Rose Society's Website
The Butte Rose Society (BRS) is a non-profit, community oriented, educational organization dedicated to the enjoyment of roses.
We are affiliated with the American Rose Society and the Northern California Nevada Hawaii District.
Membership is open to all those interested in roses.
Guests are welcome to attend the General Membership Meetings.
Rose experts are available to answer your questions about rose growing & exhibition.
The phone number for the Butte Rose Society President, Dave Sinclear at 530-865-7231
General Membership Meetings January, February, March, April, May, THEN August, September, October and November featuring Rose-related Presentations and special Guest Speakers, Annual Members Only Rose Garden Tour, Annual "American Rose Society" Rose Festival, Winter Pruning Fundraiser, Awards and Installation Dinner, Community Outreach, Pruning Demonstration, Rose Specialty Workshops, and enjoying friendships with gardeners who love roses!
Subscription to ?Rose Notes,? the Butte Rose Society's Electronic Newsletter, and to the "Criterion," NCNH District Electronic Newsletter.
Admission to Members Only Garden Tour in the Spring and potluck luncheon.
December Social's Membership Appreciation and Installation Dinner
When: Meetings are held on the last Tuesday of each month starting at 7 pm (doors open at 6:30 p.m.).
From: January through May and August through November.
Location: Chico Veterans Memorial Hall at 554 Rio Lindo Avenue in Chico, California, 95973.
Positions appointed by the Board
Months to be appointed:
Members Only Garden Tour: January
Festival of Roses: February
Nominating Committee: May
December Social Awards/Installation: May
Winter Pruning Fundraiser: Jean Miller and Linda Henderson
Treasurer: Kathy Brooks
Newsletter Editor: Laura Urseny
Nominating Committee Chair:
Members Only Garden Tour: Mary McCormick
December Social: Deb Crane & Bettye-Ann Stephens
Appointed positions by the President:
All appointed in January
Chico Veterans Hall Rose Garden: Greg Williams
Consulting Rosarian: Jan Burnham
Financial Review (Audit Committee):Jean Miller
Monthly Little Rose Show: Galand Hallowell
NCNH District Silver Medal Award Representative: Jean Miller
Shirt Sales: Vacant
Silent Rose Auction: Romeo Espinoza
Storage Unit:Jean Miller
Sunshine Get Well: Mary McCormick
Website: Lisa Freeman-Wood and Freddie Shockley