The Montrose Botanical Society is an organization established to provide, through the development of the Montrose Botanic Gardens, horticultural education and leadership for the Uncompahgre Valley.

Montrose Botanical Society

We have periodic educational workshops for adults, children and families, social and fundraising events throughout the year. 


Monthly board meetings are held the third Monday of every month from 9am - 11am at the CASA Building, 147 N Townsend Ave., Montrose, CO, on occasion the location and day is different. Please check the calendar.

The annual picnic is held in August and the Christmas Party is held in December. Meetings are free and open to the public.


Please feel free to contact the Montrose Botanical Society here.

Download complete By-Laws HERE


The Montrose Botanical Society has been a 

501 (c) (3) non-profit organization since 1996 that provides horticultural education and leadership for residents of the Uncompaghre Valley through the development of botanic gardens for demonstration, education and leisure.

MBS Board


President: Lorraine Shide
Vice President:  Steve Field
Treasurer:  Molly Shaver
Secretary:  Susan Woody

Rob Clapper

Maya Haynes

Steve Manis

Sheri Smyth