AMERICAN ROSE SOCIETY 2011 FALL NATIONAL CONVENTION
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The fall national convention of the American Rose Society will be held on October 13-16, 2011 and will be hosted by Los Angeles Tinseltown Rose Society at Universal Hilton Hotel, Universal City, California. The theme of the convention is Rose Stars. This is the first time in over 50 years that the convention is held in Los Angeles. The American rose Society is an Amercian institution, celebrating 118 years as an educational and community service 501 (c)(3) organization, having over 350 affiliated and chapter societies spread across the United States.
The convention schedule includes a full day of entertaining and informative lectures by international rose experts. There will be garden tours to Tournament House (also known as Wrigley Mansion and Gardens) and The Huntington Library and Botanical Gardens and sightseeing tours around Los Angeles as well as the American Rose Society National Rose Show which will feature beautiful roses and arrangements. There are two sumptuous buffet awards banguets for convention attendees.