Mount Arrowsmith Rhododendron Society

Our Regular Monthly Meetings are held at 7:30 pm at the Qualicum Beach Civic Centre.  Guests are most welcome to attend.

Our next Meetings:

Saturday,December 10, 2016

Subject:MARS  Christmas Party

Saturday, December 10 5:00 pm At the home of  Jane and Ray Walker Dinner at 6:30 pm

Please bring the potluck dish you signed up for and your favourite beverage.  Cutlery, glasses and dishes will be rented.   There will be great raffle prizes but no gift exchange this year. Instead, we are asking that each person donate $5 or $10 to be given to local charities.

Wednesday, January 11, 2017

Subject: MARS Photography Evening.

Digital Entries only please.

Note:  At our October meeting, Program Chair Glen Jamieson announced a new and fun idea for the photographers amongst us – a Photo Night for us to share pics of our gardens.  Here’s what to do. 1. Email your digital photos to Glen at: Glenj02@yahoo.ca with “MARS Photo night” in the subject line. Glen will prepare a PowerPoint presentation with all entries.
2. Email instructions. On the subject line, please enter the category the photo is intended for and the name of the rhododendron or plant or scene, if known. This is not a contest, and pictures you took that showcase your garden or plants, special photos that you took on garden tours or in someone else’s garden, etc. are all welcome.
3. Categories 1. Single Rhododendron Truss 2. Whole Rhododendron Plant 3. Foliage Rhododendron 4. Companion Plant 5. Garden Scene 6. Creative/Artistic photos altered by technology NOTE: Please enter only two photos per category. Deadline for submitting digital photos is Jan 1, 2017.
4. Participants are welcome to explain what their photos mean to them when they are presented…if they wish. 








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