Meetings:

AIS Kentucky and Tennessee Winter Potluck

Saturday, Feb. 23 -- 5:30 p.m.
Judges Training -- Sunday Feb. 24 -- 9 a.m. to 12 noon.
Trainer -- Anita Moran on Dwarf Iris

Place -- Henry Horton State Park, 4358 Nashville Hwy., Chapel Hill, TN 37034
Room Rate $63 + tax
Mention Region 7 Iris Society and Group Code 3909 when making reservations by Jan. 7th, 2019 for special rates. (Rate also good for Feb. 22)

Please bring a side dish or dessert. Meat and drinks are provided.
Iris bingo will follow dinner. Please bring potted plants, door prizes or auction items you wish to donate to the region.

Questions -- call Belinda Carroll at 731-285-8207 or 731-478-5900 (please do not leave a message).

Region 7 Regional Meetings
Spring and fall meetings are typically hosted by local clubs throughout the region. Generally the spring meeting includes a garden tour. Judge's training and food are also often highlights. The annual February Potluck is a fun, usually non-business, meeting. Below are our planned and recent meetings.

Year Winter Spring Fall
2020Region 7
TBA
GAIS
Greeneville
May 1-3


2019Region 7
Henry Horton
Anita Moran
Feb [22},23-24
Dwarf iris
JAIS
Jackson
May 3-4
2018Region 7
Henry Horton
Jim Wilson
Feb [23], 24-25
Species, Species-X
MTIS
Nashville
Debbie and Earnie Royal
April 27-29
TBs, Garden
LAIS
Barren River Lake S.R.P.
Bob Strohman/Sue Barnes
Sept. 28-30
Bulbous Irises
2017Region 7
Henry Horton
Hugh Stout
Feb [24], 25-26
BGIS
Lexington
Jody Nolin/garden judging
May 12-14
JAIS
Barron River SP, KY
Dell Perry
Sept. 23-24
2016Region 7
Henry Horton
Steve Poole/stalks, seeds
Feb [26], 27-28
MSIA
Murfreesboro
Chuck Winters, TB
WTIS
Germantown
Robert Hollingworth, Siberians
October 8-9
2015Region 7
Henry Horton
Lorene Crone/Awards,Ballots
Feb [27], 28-Mar. 1
Region 7
Iris City, Dickson
Larry and Linda Browning
May 2-3
MTIS
Montgomery Bell SP, Nashville
Bonnie Nichols, Novelties
Oct. [2] 3-4
2014Region 7
Henry Horton
Judy Keisling/Medians
Feb 22-23
LAIS
Louisville
Jody Nolin, Seedlings
May 10-11
Region 7
Paris Landing
Carolyn Hawkins, Design, Ethics
Sept [12}, 13-14
2013Region 7
Henry Horton
Jim Wilson/Exhibition
Feb 23-24
JAIS
Jackson
Dana Brown, TB
April 27-28
BGIS
Lexington
Sue Ann Barnes, Culture
Sept 21-22
2012Region 7
Henry Horton
Lorene Crone/Awards, Ballots
Feb 25-26
WTIS
Germantown
Eric Tankesley-Clark TB
April 21-22
TSIS
Lebanon
Steve Poole, LA
Oct. 27-28
2011Region 7
Henry Horton
Chuck Bunnell, Medians
Feb 26-27
MTIS
Goodlettsville
Darnell Hester, TB
May 7-8
Region 7
Montgomery Bell SP
Jim Hedgecock, Spuria and Ethics
Oct. 14-15
2010Region 7
Henry Horton
Ginni Hill, Design
March 6-7
MAIS
Memphis
Ramona Howard, TB
April 24-25
LAIS
Louisville
Carol Warner, JI and Pseudata
Sept. 25-26
2009Region 7
Henry Horton
Jerry and Mary Phillips, Awards and Ballots
Feb 28-March 1
ETIS
Knoxville
Earnest Royal, TB
May 2-3
JAIS
Jackson
Brad Kasperek, TB, MDB, Spuria, Novelty
Sept. 26-27
2008Region 7
Henry Horton
Paul Black, SDBs
Feb 23-24
BGIS
Somerset
Larry and Linda Browning, TB
May 16-17
MTIS
Henry Horton SP
Mike Moller, TB
Sept. 5-6
2007Region 7
Henry Horton
Lynda Miller, Dwarfs and Medians
Feb 28-March 1
LAIS
Louisville
Earnest and Deborah Royal, TB
May 11-12
PIDC
Paris Landing SP
John Coble, JI
Sept. 14-15
2006Region 7
Henry Horton
Everett Lineberger, TB
Feb 25-26
Ken-Ten IA
Iris City Gardens
Jim Wilson, Siberians
May 20-21
JAIS
Henry Horton SP
Stephanie Markham, Medians
Sept. 8-9
2005Region 7
Henry Horton
Hugh and Mary Thurman, MDB, Awards and Ballots
Feb 26-27
WTIS
Germantown
Dana Brown, TB
April 23-24
BGIS
Lexington
Barbara Schmieder
August 26-27