Region23

The Region 23 convention for 2016 is hosted by the Enchanted Vista Iris Society for the first time.  The meeting is held August 20 and 21 at 

CONVENTION HEADQUARTERS

HILTON GARDEN INN

1771 RIO RANCHO BOULEVARD

RIO RANCHO, NEW MEXICO   87124

PHONE:   (505) 891-1111

Full Registration (before Aug.  1)          $65  

After August 1, Full Registration            $75 

Judges Training Only                              $10  

Saturday Banquet Only                            $25  

 Menu:   Luncheon:   Deli Picnic Buffet of sliced turkey, ham, assorted cheeses; white & wheat bread; lettuce, tomato, red onion, pickles, olives; garden salad; chips & cookies.

              Banquet Buffet:   Rio Grande Buffet of black bean, corn & cucumber salad; Southwest marinated steak and grilled chicken fajita bar served with sautéed onions and bell peppers; flour & corn tortillas; sour cream, guacamole, salsa and shredded cheese; green vegetarian squash enchilada casserole; dessert (TBD). 

               Coffee, tea and water bar available all day.  Saturday afternoon snacks provided by EVIS.

 

Registration form can be found at

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0Bx8xSRt-YuRYaGxOZlFXQjBacEU

 

The agenda can be viewed at

https://drive.google.com/open?id=0Bx8xSRt-YuRYS2p3c3FsQnp3d2s

AISREGION23: 

 

Register online for Region 23 Hilton rooms

Jun
07

To register directly online with the Hilton for the Region Convention, click on the tab 'LINKS' on top of page. Deadline for the discount is July 19, 2016! Hotel phone is 505-896-1111.

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Link for online Hilton reservations

Jun
07

For the online link to the Hilton Hotel Region 23 Convention rooms, click on the 'Links' tab at the top of the page.

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2016 Region 23 Convention

May
31

The Region 23 convention for 2016 is hosted by the Enchanted Vista Iris Society for the first time.  The meeting is held August 20 and 21 at 

CONVENTION HEADQUARTERS

HILTON GARDEN INN

1771 RIO RANCHO BOULEVARD

RIO RANCHO, NEW MEXICO   87124

PHONE:   (505) 891-1111

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REGION 23 NEWS

May
29

IT'S OFFICIAL - HOWIE DASH CURRENT AIS REGION 23 VICE PRESIDENT HAS BEEN ELECTED BY THE AIS BOARD OF DIRECTORS TO SERVE AS REGIONAL VICE PRESIDENT COUNSELOR!

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AIS 2016 Convention in Newark, NJ

Mar
02

AIS 2016 Convention: Everyone is now looking forward to the next AIS Convention which will take place in the Newark, New Jersey area. The convention will take place May 23-28, 2016 with visits to official iris tour gardens in the surrounding area.

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AIS Benefits Presentation by Jim and Jean Morris

This presentation given by Jim and Jean Morris discussed the benefits of joining the American Iris Society.  The AIS provides access to forums discussing hybridizing, pest management, soil improvements etc.  The AIS encylocpedia has 60000+ entries into its database.  Also, youth membership is encouraged.

Integrated Pest Managment by Patrick Torres, Santa Fe County Extension Agent

Patrick Torres presented this presentation at the 2013 AIS region 23 convention in Santa Fe, NM.  The presentation discusses how to recognize a pest problem whether it be virus, bacteria, weeds or insects.  Several type of pests are discussed including how to indentify the vector and how mitigate the problem.

https://docs.google.com/file/d/0Bx8xSRt-YuRYZnA3alA5SV8xeEk/edit?usp=sharing

Events

  1. SET UP FOR SFIS SALE

    Members are requested to meet at the DeVargas Mall at 4:00 pm on Friday July 29 for set up for the Sale. Please arrive at 7:00 am on Saturday with your rhizomes cleaned, labeled and priced.

    Dates: 
    Friday, July 29, 2016 - 16:00
    Location: 
    DeVargas Mall
  2. SFIS SALE


    Members are requested to help with Set-Up for the Sale on July 29, 2016 at DeVargas Mall at 4:00 pm.    Members need to be at the Mall at 7:30 am on July 30 with cleaned, named and priced iris.

     

    Dates: 
    Saturday, July 30, 2016 - 07:30 to 12:00
    Location: 
    DeVargas Mall, Santa Fe
  3. REGION 23 CONVENTION

    Please note that the room discount rate is only good until July 19, 2016!

    Dates: 
    Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 12:00 to Sunday, August 21, 2016 - 12:00
    Location: 
    HILTON GARDEN INN, 1771 Rio Rancho Blvd SE, Rio Rancho 505-896-1111
    Host: 
    Enchanted Vista Iris Society
    Program: 
    Speakers - Paul Black, Cynthia & Wes Wilson, Patricia Randall

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