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ARS 2001 Fall National Convention & Rose Show


The Forest City and Western Reserve Rose Societies, Cleveland, Ohio, are hosts for the ARS 2001 Fall National Convention and Rose Show.  The event will also include the Buckeye District Fall Convention and Rose Show.

Planning for the ARS 2001 Fall National Convention is well underway.  Watch this site for periodic updates.

Convention Overview :


wb00755_.gif (1493 bytes)When:  The American Rose Society 2001 Fall National Convention and Rose Show will begin Thursday, September 20, 2001, and end Monday September 24, 2001.


wb00755_.gif (1493 bytes)Where:   The American Rose Society  2001 Fall National Convention and Rose Show will be held at the Independence Holiday Inn Conference Center, 6001 Rockside Road, Independence, Ohio, 44131.  The Inn is located 8 miles from downtown Cleveland, and 11 miles from Cleveland Hopkins International Airport, very near the intersection of I-480 and I-77.  We basically own the Inn for the long weekend, and their forte is catering to groups of our size.


Main Events :

wb00755_.gif (1493 bytes)Friday, September 21

Welcome Reception, PM

wb00755_.gif (1493 bytes)Saturday, September 22

Rose Show !  Bring on your best !

Dinner Cruise & Dancing on the Goodtime III :  Enjoy the Captain's premium dinner and see the Cleveland Harbor and Lake Erie Shoreline on a 1000 passenger, four deck, luxury ship - the largest of it's kind on the Great Lakes.

wb00755_.gif (1493 bytes)Sunday, September 23

Garden Tours.  See gardens among the best in Ohio.

Awards Banquet

wb00755_.gif (1493 bytes)Monday, September 24

Informal Dinner Buffet - When the do'ers and guests that wish to stay have time to relax and tell Rose Stories.

wb00755_.gif (1493 bytes)ARS Cleveland 2001 Core Committee Statement

Our goal is to host an ARS National Convention that is well attended, educational, and fun ! 

We realize that the cost of attending a national event is not insignificant.  Accordingly, we are scheduling facilities and activities that we believe have value - you will be glad you attended.

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