Bowling Green Rose Society

Proudly affiliated
with the
American Rose Society



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Welcome to the Bowling Green
Rose Society website!

Celebrating 63 Years!

Next Meeting
December 9

Colorado Grill
Christmas Lunch

   2020 marked the 60th Anniversary of the organizational meeting of the Bowling Green Rose Society. 2021 marks the 60th anniversary of the first meeting of the society and when it became a member of the American Rose Society.  Our 59th rose show will be held in May 2024.

The objectives of the Bowling Green Rose Society are to encourage interest in and cultivation of the rose; to be affiliated with the American Rose Society; to spread information about the growing of roses; and to share the love of the rose whenever and wherever possible.

   All persons who are in any way interested in growing roses shall be eligible for membership.  Currently the local dues are $15 per person.  You may contact Osei Thomas, President, at 270.526.6686 or e-mail BGRS for additional information. Meetings are held the second Sunday afternoon of each month at 2 pm at the Warren County Extension Office on Russellville Road unless otherwise noted on the Meetings page. BGRS is a member of the Tenarky District of the American Rose Society.

2023 Executive Committee of 
The Bowling Green Rose Society

President - Osei Thomas
Past President - Dan Wernigk
Secretary -
Linda Ford
Treasurer -
Ann Jacobs
Member-at-Large -
Bob Jacobs
Publications - Mary Ann Hext
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Click here for current issue of Rosebuds (BGRS newsletter)

2023 BGRS Rose Show


May 20, 2023   1-4 p.m.

American Legion Hall - Bowling Green, KY

Click here for rose show schedule!

2023 BGRS Rose Show Sponsors

Batteries Plus
Simply Mulch
Barren River Berries
Mammoth Cave Transplants

Mary Kay - Ann Jacobs
State Farm Ins. - Curt Gammons
Jo Ann's Country Flowers






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