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What a nice Holiday Party at the Dakota Steak House!  Photos will be forthcoming on the new website soon.

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Officers and Board of Directors

Connecticut Rose Society


2017-2019 Officers and Board of Directors

President: Dave Ciak


Dave Ciak

Vice President: Thomas Fabian


Thomas Fabian


Secretary: Judy Paniccia




Treasurer: Bob Martin


Bob Martin



Finance Director:  Earl Obst






Social Media: Jay Hartling
Finance Director: Earl Obst
Hospitality: Claranne Parker
Membership: Kathleen Fabian
Newsletter: Dave Long
Consulting Rosarians: John Mattia
Rose Sales/Fundraising: Marge Obst
Publicity: Becky Martorelli
Rose Show: Dave Ciak
Website: Dave Candler
Nominating: Mirjana Toyn

Mike Fuss term ends 2018
Alex Bugaeff term ends 2018
Maureen Kummer term ends 2018
Dave Dunn term ends 2019
Kasey Crouse term ends 2019
Patti Curtin term ends 2019
Past President: Marci Martin


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Past Presidents of The Connecticut Rose Society

Recipients of the ARS Bronze Medal for Outstanding Service to our Local Society  

2017 Bronze Medal Winner  Dave Candler

Photo: Jacqui Nye


...and the Medal:


Medal Photo: Becky Martorelli





Bylaws of the Connecticut Rose Society

History: The Connecticut Rose Society was founded in 1980 as a non-profit, educational organization for the purpose of teaching people to grow better roses. Through our educational programs and annual Rose Show, we promote the appreciation and growing of roses.


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