The American Iris Society Region 4


Events hosted virtually through Zoom unless location specified

 January 24, Sunday, 2–4 p.m.      Planning Session: Region 4 Meeting, Social Media Update

February 28, Sunday, 2-4 p.m.     Judges Training: Ethics — Region 4 AIS Judges Panel Discussion    Moderator: Alleah Haley, ENCIS

March 28, Sunday, 2–4 p.m.       Program: Getting to Know your Soil   Presenter: Ashley Troth, Durham County Extension Agent

April 18, Sunday, 2–4 p.m.         Location: 1423 Pleasant Ridge Road, Ramseur, NC

Garden Meeting: Broley Homestead (Heather and Chris’ Iris Farm),   Demonstration: Floral Arrangement — Presenter: Don Myers, ENCIS      Please bring a pruner, flowers, and containers you would like to use                      

April 29–May 1          Location: Hilton Garden Inn Raleigh-Cary, NC

                                    Region 4 Convention: Info online in Newscast

TBD early April–mid May           Location: Charlottesville, VA

                                    Field Trip: Monticello and Thomas Jefferson Center for Historic Plants   Tour: Historic bearded iris collection at Jefferson’s Tufton Farm     If interested, e-mail

June 27, Sunday, 2–4 p.m.    Program: Garden Tools and Iris Culture — Presenters: ENCIS Members      SHOW AND TELL: Please bring a garden tool(s) you love to use


July                             ENCIS members dig bearded iris donations for iris sale      

                                    ENCIS Bearded Iris Sale       Location: TBD

                                    Volunteers needed, email (Bonita Masteller)

August 22, Sunday, 2–4 p.m.     

                                    Judges Training: TBD (Species, Siberian, Aril, or Louisiana requested)  Presenter: TBD