"It will never rain roses. When we want more roses, we must plant more roses"
   --George Eliot




"I don't know whether nice people tend to grow roses or growing roses makes people nice"
  ---Roland A. Beowne





The SFVRS meets on the second Saturday of the month at the Robert M. Wilkinson MPC, 10 am to noon. The Wilkinson Multipurpose Center is at 8956 Vanalden Ave., Northridge, CA 91324. [Map]

Guests can attend free before deciding to join. Let the greeter know you are a guest.


Note: Meeting dates, topics, and speakers are subject to change. Check this space for updates.


January 14, 2017
February 11, 2017 - Steve Bening, the Southwest Territory Manager for Star Roses - Photos
March 11, 2017 - Loren Zeldin and David Bassani spoke - Photos
April 8, 2017 - The San Fernando Valley Rose Society presents "A Rose Exhibition."   Photos 
May 20, 2017 - Tea at Bonnie & Marie's, noon - 3:00 PM.
June 10, 2017 - SFVRS Annual Rose Auction & Potluck with a live rose auction, a silent auction, and a plant sale. - Photos

July, 2017 - no meeting

August, 2017 - no meeting

September 9, 2017 - Mr. Tom Cooney, 7 year-past president of the Orange County Rose Society, will be speaking about organics and pesticide use with roses to combat diseases and pests.

October 14, 2017 - Our returning speaker is Mr. Paul Van der Werf, speaking about worm casting and their effects in our soil.

November 11, 2017 - TBA

Additional Activities

Please contact hiptalk@sfvroses.org for more information.