2017 Programs & Events

Please note: Every effort is made to hold to this schedule. Unfortunately, due to circumstances beyond our control, speakers and programs may change without notice. If you are particularly interested in a certain topic, or speaker, please send us a note to request confirmation.

Meetings start at 7:00 PM and end around 9:00 PM and are held at:
The Center for Urban Horticulture, University of Washington
3501 NE 41st St, Seattle
CUH Directons

Last updated: January 14, 2017

January 2
Garden Design in an Iris Collector’s Garden
Guest speaker: Terri Bates (King County Iris Society)

February 6
Program TBD
Guest speaker: Daralee Newkirk (Puget Sound Daylily Club)

March 6
Program TBD
Guest speaker: Suzie McCloy (King County Iris Society)

April 3
Iris Preservation
Guest speaker: Charlie Carver

September 11
Japanese Iris
Guest speaker: Chad Harris (Greater Portland Iris Society)

October 2
Pacific Coast Iris
Guest speaker: Truls Jensen (Wild Ginger Farms)

November 6
Program TBD
Guest speaker: Speaker TBD

December 9
Holiday Party
Guest Host: TBA

February 4
Judges Training – Siberian Iris
Bob Hollingworth - Hosted by Greater Portland Iris Society

May 6
Highline Botanical Garden Sale: Details web page

May 13
KCIS 2017 Iris Show
Crossroads Mall in Bellevue, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

May 23-27
AIS National Convention
Des Moines, IA
Convention website

June 23-25
Society for Japanese Iris National Convention
AND Region 13 Spring Meeting
Hosted by King County Iris Society; based in Bothell

July 1
KCIS Summer Potluck and Open Garden
Hosted by The Spences (Cascadia Iris Gardens), 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
August 19
KCIS Bearded Iris Sale
Location TBA
10:00 to 4:00 pm - Open to the Public

September 16
KCIS Beardless Iris Sale
Location TBA
10:00 to 4:00 pm - Open to the Public

October 7
Region 13 Fall Meeting
Tacoma, WA (Hosted by Pierce County Iris Society)