Great Rosarians of the World™ XIII - East Coast
Honoring Dr. Malcolm Manners & Dr. Walter Lewis!
The Science behind the Sustainable Roses
Friday, May  31, 2013
11am - 1 pm -- ARS & The Rose Industry -  Round Table Discussion and Brunch
Union League Club
38 East 37th Street, New York, New York 10016
Registration $45, with prepayment required.  Business Attire.  Please register withpshanley@aol.com.
1pm - 3pm - American Garden Rose Selections™ Meeting - By Invitation Only -Union League Club
The 8th Annual New York Metropolitan Rose Council Dinner -
Sponsored by:
The Conard-Pyle Company, Star ® Roses
Guests of Honor – Dr. Malcolm Manners & Dr. Walter Lewis – Great Rosarians of the World 2013 Recipients
Presentation of the GROW™ International Friend of the Rose Award to Jeff Wyckoff, Immediate Past President, American Rose Society
6:00pm – Reception, 7:00pm - Dinner immediately following the reception
Opia -
130 East 57 St., New York, NY
Business Attire
$100 Members and Guests registering by April 30, 2012
$125 Members and Guests registering after April 30, 2012
For reservations please contact Pat Shanley, 516-458-9148 pshanley@aol.com
Reservations and pre-payment required.
Saturday, June 1, 2013
Queens Botanical Garden, 43-50 Main St., Flushing, NY 11355 ; Registration required - Reservations at 718-886-3800 ext. 230
$75/Member of the Queens Botanical Garden, Manhattan Rose Society, American Rose Society or Heritage Rose Foundation,  $85/Non-Member
Morning Session: 10 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - Opening Remarks - Susan Lacerte, Executive Director, Queens Botanical Garden
10:30 am - 11:00am -  Presentation of The GROW™ Rose Garden Hall of Fame Awards to:
The San Jose Municipal Rose Garden, San Jose, CA
Elizabeth Park Rose Garden, Hartford, CT
11:00 - 12:30 -  Dr David Byrne -
Lunch - on your own
Afternoon: 1:30 – 4:00 p.m. -Award Ceremony and Lectures by the Great Rosarians of the World 2013 Honorees, Dr. Malcolm Manners & Dr. Walter Lewis
4:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m. - Wine & Cheese Reception
6:30 - Dinner with Mike Shoup  - Author of “Empress of the Garden”  Owner of the Antique Rose Emporium.  Join us as he shares the practical and poetic wisdom gained over 30 years of growing these versatile and beautiful roses.  Books will be for sale and signing!!
6:30pm. A different and unique menu will be offered!!!
130 East 57 St., New York, NY
$60.00 per person
Registration required
Sunday, June 2, 2013
11:00am - 2:00pm  - Tour of the Heritage Rose District of New York City -
Registration required.
Admission Free.  $35.00 Members & Guests for round trip transportation from Hotel 57, NYC
Notes:  Transportation will be provided to and back from the Saturday, June 1st  Lecture Series in Queens and the Sunday, June 2nd garden tour of The Historic Rose District of NYC. 
Gold Ticket:    Anyone wishing to register for all events (including a reception/buffet dinner in honor of Dr Manners & Dr. Lewis, at Pat Shanley's home, Stone Cottage, the evening of May 30th and the Dinner with Mike Shoup on the evening of June 1st, please contact pshanley@aol.com.
Registration for the Gold Ticket to include:  Reception/buffet dinner at Stone Cottage on May 30th, Bunch at the Union League Club on May 31st, NYMRC dinner at Opia on May 31st, GROW Lecture events at Queens Botanical Garden on June 1st, Dinner w/ Mike Shoup on June 1st and tour of the NYC Historic Rose District on June 2nd (Bus transportation for all applicable events included).  $395 per person
Please register and pay online here.