The Greater Kansas City Iris Society

GKCIS Calendar of Events 2018

Unless otherwise specified, all regular meetings are held at the

Trailside Center, 99th & Holmes, Kansas City, MO.

Setup and socializing: 6:30 PM. Meeting: 7 – 9 PM.


March 12th – Monday, Regular Meeting 

Program:  Louisiana Iris with Eric Mozingo

April 9th – Monday, Regular Meeting

Program: Ikebana: The Art of Japanese Flower Arranging

April 9th – 14thAIS/SLI National Convention, New Orleans, LA


May 4th 5th – Friday and Saturday, Region 18 Spring Meeting in Wichita, KS.


May 12th – Saturday, Spring Iris Show, Set up 8-10, Judging 10-Noon  

Open to public: Noon - 4 PM  Trailside Center


June 11th – Monday, Regular Meeting,

Program: The Best Bloomers: Round Table Discussion with Mark Brooks


August 4th – Saturday, Picnic & Member Auction, Setup at 4pm, Socializing 5pm to 6pm followed by dinner and the bearded auction, Hosted by Shelley and Ed Clements


August 18th – Saturday, Public Plant Sale, Trailside Center

September 10th – Monday, Regular Meeting, Beardless Auction and choose Nominating Committee

October 5th October 6th  – Region 18 Fall Meeting in Saint Joseph, MO


October 8th Monday, Regular Meeting

Program:  Hypertufa Troughs with Keith Wheeler


November 2rd – 3rd  AIS Board Meeting Portland, OR


November 12th – Monday, Regular Meeting. Election of Officers.

Program:  Photos from the AIS Convention in New Orleans, LA

December 9th – Sunday, Holiday Pot Luck Set up 12:30 Meal at 1:00



Spices Cross ‘Limbo’ photo by Jim Murrain