Broward Bonsai Society
ED TROUT Workshop
FEBRUARY 27, 2016, 9am-Noon
TED MATSON Workshop
March 11, 2016, evening (time tba)
Location: Spring Valley Park, Pembroke Pines
(BSF Speakers' Bureau tour)
for more information about Ted, go to Ted Matson
Flamingo Gardens Annual Garden and Bonsai Show
April 16-17, 2016
From the Website of the Gainesville Bonsai Society
Visit the permanent exhibition at the Nation Bonsai Foundation located on the grounds of the U.S. National Arboretum:
MUSEUM LOCATION AND HOURS:
The National Bonsai & Penjing Museum is located on the grounds of the U.S. National Arboretum at 3501 New York Avenue N.E. - Washington D.C. 20002.
The Museum is open daily from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
The Arboretum and the Museum are closed on New Year's Day, Martin Luther King's Birthday, President's Day, Veteran's Day, Thanksgiving, and Christmas.
For Flamingo Gardens events, go to:
At Heathcote Botanical Gardens
210 Savannah Road Fort Pierce , FL.
Go to the BCI Website for additional information
THANKS TO ALAN WALKER (LAKE CHARLES BONSAI SOCIETY) FOR THIS LIST
Note: links are not active so please copy/paste the url.
20 February 2016: Shohin Society of Texas meeting. Bring back previous materials/bring new trees to work on.
Tuesday, 15 March 2016: LCBS March meeting on the Ides of March! Details TBA.
16-20 March 2016: Philippines-BCI Regional Convention & Exhibition at Ayala Triangle Gardens in Makati City, The Philippines. Featuring Dr. Tom Elias, Peter Huang, Ricky Wu, Shinichi Nakajima, William Valavanis, and Xu Wen Ren. Details and registration from Philippine Bonsai Society, Inc., FMSG Building #9 Balete Drive, New Manilla, Quezon City, The Philippines 1112. '(63)2 571-7818. firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.philippinebonsaisociety.org
2-3 April 2016: Spirit of Shohin weekend hosted by British Shohin Society at RHS Wisley Gardens featuring Taiga Urushibata. The cost for these workshops will be £130 per day. Participants should bring their own material and equipment. For details contact email@example.com or visit http://britishshohinbonsai.com/ or http://britishshohinbonsai.com/2015/04/30/getting-into-the- spirit/.
2 April 2016: Shohin Society of Texas meeting featuring Saikei by Stephen Hendricks
8-9 April 2016 from 9-5: 17th Annual Southwest Louisiana Garden Conference & Expo 2016 at Burton Coliseum. Set-up will be on Thursday, 7 April starting about noon.
15-17 April 2016: Mid-Atlantic Bonsai Societies Spring Festival at Crown Plaza Cromwell, 100 Berlin Road, Cromwell, CT 06416. Featuring Kunio Kobayashi, Walter Pall, Bjorn Bjorholm, Jim Doyle, and Frank Mihalic. Workshops include Shimpaku Juniper with Kobayashi, Yamadori Conifers with Pall, Hinoki Cypress with Bjorholm, and Bonsai Jewelry Making with Mihalic. Full registration is $160 to 1 March and $175 thereafter. Details from http://www.midatlanticbonsai.org or David Payton at DavidPayton412@gmail.com or 518-356-3299. Hotel reservations at 855-914-9606 for $94 + tax using Group Code: MidAtlantic Bonsai Societies.
12-15 May 2016: Bonsai in the Garden Learning Seminars presented by the American Bonsai Society and the Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park including the Michigan All-State Bonsai Show in Grand Rapids, MI. Lodging 15 minutes away at the Grand Rapids Airport Comfort Inn for $80/night prior to 11 April. Featuring Ted Matson, Jim Doyle, Jerry Meislik, Marty Schmalenberg, Julian Adams, Andy Smith and David Hodgetts along with Frank Mihalic and Doug Hawley. Registration fee of $260 for ABS members prior to 1 March ($290 after) and $305 for non-ABS members ($335 after 1 March) includes cost of four classes/workshops excluding extra materials fees as noted. Registration to ABS 2016, c/o Pauline Muth, 7 Western Ave, West Charlton, NY 12010 or 518-882-1039 or Pauline@pfmbonsai.com.
20-23 May 2016: 29th Australian National Bonsai Convention, "Southern Bonsai – Island Style" at Wrest Point Convention Centre in Hobart, Tasmania. Featuring Robert Steven, Grant Bowie, Chris Xepapas, Will Fletcher, and Quentin Valentine. Registration details at https://www.facebook.com/29thAustralianNationalBonsaiConvention or http://bonsai-southern- tasmania.org.au/convention.php
28 May-6 June 2016: 45th Kanuma Satsuki Festival at 2086-1 Moro Kanuma-shi Tochigi 322-0026 Japan.
Tuesday, 14 June 2016: LCBS June meeting. Details TBA.
18 June 2016: Shohin Society of Texas meeting featuring Critique by Kathleen Williamson & Ray Gonzalez.
Tuesday, 19 July 2016: LCBS July meeting. Details TBA.
Tuesday, 16 August 2016: LCBS August meeting. Details TBA.
2-4 September 2016: BCI 2016 hosted by at Vilnius, Lithuania. Details at: http://www.bonsailithuania.com/.
10-11 September, 2016: 5th US National Bonsai Exhibition at Rochester, NY. For additional information and to submit photos for entry contact: William Valavanis firstname.lastname@example.org, '585-334-2595.
17 September 2016: Shohin Society of Texas meeting featuring Set-up convention & decide the 2017 schedule.
15-18 December, 2016: Beyond the Spirit of Bonsai—2016: International Bonsai Convention & Exhibition at Mysore, India organized by Dr. Swamiji Ganapathy Sachchidananda and Kishkindha Molika Bonsai Garden with Bonsai Study Group of Indo-Japanese Association, Mumbai. Registration 4000 Rs to 7-31-16 then 5000 Rs.
3-5 February 2017: Noelanders Trophy XVII—EBA Congress. Details TBA.
27-30 April 2017: 8th WBC 2017 to be held in Omiya, Saitama, Japan at Omiya Sonic City, Palace Hotel Omiya, the same venue as the original WBC in 1989. Hosted by WBFF, Nippon Bonsai Association, and Saitama City. Other events will be at The Omiya Bonsai Art Museum, Omiya Bonsai Village, and the Hikawa Shrine. Details at http://wbff- bonsai.com/2017/.
27 May-5 June 2017: 46th Kanuma Satsuki Festival. Details at 2086-1 Moro Kanuma-shi Tochigi 322-0026 Japan.
For an excellent listing of known recurring bonsai events, please