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Welcome to

Willamette Chapter
American Rhododendron Society


All are welcome to our chapter meetings which are free and open to the public. They are held on the 2nd Wednesday of the month from September through May. Our meeting may be in person or via Zoom. Meeting information will be sent to members via email and newsletter and also announced on this website. In person meetings will be held in a meeting room at La Margarita Restaurant and Grill, 545 Ferry Street SE, Salem, Oregon, with dinner at 5:00 p.m. and meeting at

7:00 p.m. There is a parking lot on east side of building.


May 2 - 5, 2024
ARS Annual Convention
in Bellingham, Washington

Rhododendrons on the 49th Parallel
Saturday, May 10, 2024
Spring Potluck & Plant Auction
home of Thuy and Dale Chrestenson, Scio, Oregon
owners of Bear Creek Nursery
Meet and Greet at 12 Noon, Delicious Eats at 1:00 p.m.

Check your May newsletter for address and more information.
Bring your favorite dish for the potluck and plants for the auction.
Friends and flower lovers are welcome.
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