|THE OFFICIAL NEWSLETTER OF THE MISSOULA IRIS SOCIETY
TIME: Saturday, May
6, 6:30 pm at Fort Missoula Bldg T-1. Pot luck supper. Please bring
your own beverage.
Remember the median show on May 20! The theme is “Montana’s
Literary Treasures”. Call Judy Blunt for more information:
TREASURER'S REPORT: as of April 27, 2017
25 reported Balance $537.04
27, 2017 Balance $464.09
was from memberships received from Ronda Leno and Ken Miller.
paid were: American Iris Society - for Show ribbons and entry tags
and shipping fees
a total of $86.00; Elizabeth Gustafson - for stamps to mail
membership lists to members
were not at the April meeting - $6.95.
members welcomed to the Society at the April meeting are:
MILLER cell 544-0050
and Ken live at 701 Snowbowl Road in Missoula at zip code 59808
was our garden weeder last summer and has agreed to weed the gardens
again this summer, however the society will surely appreciate anyone
who has time to weed at the garden or attend to the irises in
OF THE MISSOULA IRIS SOCIETY OF APRIL 1, 2017
meeting was called to order at 7:10 PM by President Donna Dowell. 17
people were in attendance.
Leno was introduced as the new helper at the fort garden. Ken Miller
was also introduced.
were approved as amended.
Blunt gave a report on the median show. The show is set for
June 20, 2017 at 1901 1/2 South 4th Street West.
corporation filing fee to the Secretary of State was paid. The
checking has $537.04.
It was moved by Judy Blunt to skip the January and February meeting
each year. Seconded by Ron Dowell. The motion passed.
Gustafson gave a presentation on the Fort Garden.
was moved by Judy Blunt and seconded by Ed Verplancke that the plan
to remodel the garden would proceed. The motion passed.
report on soft rot and leaf spot was made. A product called conson
triple action was recommended.
report on painting of the shed was made. It was decided to wait
until summer to discuss the issue further.
winner was Gary Clark.
adjourned at 8:00 PM
Rhizome winners: September Donna Dowell, October Swede Gustafson,
November Fred Frey, December Anita Cervenak, January Betty Ann
Gustafson, February Ron Dowell, March Cindy Davis, April Gary Clark.
out our websites:
The program for the show is posted at http://www.missoulairis.com
http://www.missoulairis.com and www.sites.google.com/site/irismissoula.