Greater Rochester Iris Society
2017 Calendar

Meetings are held the second Sunday of the month at the
St. John's Episcopal Church, 11 Episcopal Avenue, Honeoye Falls, NY 14472
starting at 2 pm.



Sunday, April 30 - 2 p.m. (Note: date changed from April 9)

Topic: Casual meeting. Bring a favourite catelog to share. Bring your questions about growing iris and other perennials. Bring some pictures, either printed or on a laptop, to share with the group. 

Location: St. John’s Episcopal Church Hall, 11 Episcopal Ave. in Honeoye Falls


May 20/21 - TBD - Wendy Roller will be holding a garden judge’s training, depending on when the median iris “do their thing”!


Sunday, June 4  - GRIS Annual Iris Show
Location: Marketplace Mall, Rochester, NY.
If you are interested in entering the show, please contact Cara Hutchings for a copy of the show schedule.


Sunday, June 11 - Annual Picnic

Location: Brenda Fox's garden.


Saturday July 22 and Sunday, July 23- 10 am to 4 pm - Annual rhizome sale
Gro-Moore Farms, 2811 E Henrietta Road, Henrietta, NY
Click here for poster.


Sunday, September 10 - 2 p.m.
Topic: Programs by Cara Hutchings (Beardless Iris) and Neil Houghton.

Location: St. John's Episcopal Church Hall, 11 Episcopal Ave. in Honeoye Falls.


Friday, October 20/Saturday, October 21
Hosting of the AIS Region 2 Annual Meeting at the Hampton Inn in Victor, NY. Click here for details.


Sunday, November 2 - 2 p.m.

Speaker: Median Iris program with commentary and insight by Wendy Roller.

Location: St. John's Episcopal Church Hall, 11 Episcopal Ave. in Honeoye Falls.

President: Cara Hutchings


Vice President: Betty Schnellinger


Secretary:  Gertrude Hauck


Treasurer: Neil Houghton


Membership fee is $10.

Anyone is welcome to attend our meetings. 


GRIS Newsletters


March 2017

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October 2017

November 2017


October 2016

June/July 2016

April 2016

March 2016