The New York District  Convention and Rose Show 

This event was held during the  American Rose Society National Convention Sept. 8-10 in Gettysburg, Pa. (See photo gallery to the right. Photos courtesy of Jane Wolf.)

Competitors were allowed to compete in rose shows on both a national and District level.  It also allowed non-competitors  the opportunity to interact with rosarians from across the United States. For more on the event, go to Empire State Rosarian page and click on the 2017 Fall Newsletter

Congratulations to the major award winners recognized at the Saturday Awards Banquet:
Nancy Marr ARS NYD Outstanding Consulting Rosarian
Dottie White ARS NYD Outstanding Judge
Joe and Ann Gibson ARS NYD Silver Honor Medal
Mary Ann Rink was awarded the National trophy for her mini
traditional line design
Jason Capote novice entry was recognized on the Court of Honor