The Greater Kansas City Iris Society

GKCIS Calendar of Events 2019

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 11th – Monday, Regular Meeting 

Program:  2018 Aril Trek in Las Cruces, NM photos by Carolyn Ash

April 8th – Monday, Regular Meeting

Program: 2018 AIS National in New Orleans photos by Carolyn Ash

April 23rd – 27thAIS National Convention, San Ramon, CA


May 3rd 4th – Friday and Saturday, Region 18 Spring Meeting in Andover, KS.


May 18th – Saturday, Spring Iris Show, Set up 8-10, Judging 10-Noon  

Open to public: Noon - 4 PM  Trailside Center


June 10th – Monday, Regular Meeting,

Program: Siberian Iris by Eric Mozingo


August 3rd – 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 17th – Saturday, Public Plant Sale, 10 am to 3 pm, Trailside Center

September 9th – Monday, Regular Meeting, Beardless Auction and choose Nominating Committee

October 4th October 5th  – Region 18 Fall Meeting in Kansas City, MO


October 14th Monday, Regular Meeting

Program:  Round Table discussion on irises


November 11th – Monday, Regular Meeting. Election of Officers.

Program:  Species Iris by James Waddick

December 8th – Sunday, Holiday Pot Luck Set up 12:30 Meal at 1:00



Spices Cross ‘Limbo’ photo by Jim Murrain