Are you coming to the Region 21 Spring Regional Conference? If so, can you bring iris blooms with you? Thank you for your help!
The next edition of the Greater Omaha Iris Society‘s newsletter Iris Gleanings is now available. While their May 11th Iris Exhibition has been cancelled, the newsletter lists other upcoming events there and in Region 21. These include the Spring into Spring annual Sales and Exhibition event at Lauritzen Gardens May 17th through the 19th, the Region 21 Spring Iris Tour hosted by the Sioux Land Iris Society May 17th and 18th, the Lincoln Iris Society Show May 25th, and the GOIS in the Garden Open Garden event for the public May 25th. Their May monthly meeting is on May 20th.
It also has details of their Photography Contest in conjunction with their annual sale July 26th and 27th. And it points to the AIS Photo Contest as well. Some of the upcoming events should be an opportunity to take more photos for these contests!
To see the newsletter, go to our Newsletter page and follow the 2013 33 Number 3 link to download or open the PDF of the newsletter.
The Greater Omaha Iris Society has announced the Cancellation of their Iris Show (which was to have been May 11th) on their Facebook page. Do look for them May 17 – 19, 2013 at the Spring Into Spring Festival at Lauritzen Gardens. From their website:
May 17 – 19, 2013 / Spring Into Spring Festival at Lauritzen Gardens. Lots of treasures are available at a reasonable price. This is a great plant sale that benefits GOIS as well as the Lauritzen Gardens. This is a great opportunity to talk about your wonderful iris and maybe even find new ones!We will sell potted iris during this event. Many iris will be on exhibit that may be pre-ordered for delivery at the GOIS annual iris sale in July. (July 26 (Friday, 3:00 PM – 8:00 PM) and July 27 (Saturday, 9:00 AM to 12:00 PM), 2013)