Broward Bonsai Society
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 links to information of the events below:
|2015, February 14 – 15, Noelanders Trophy, Belgium|
|2015, May 30 to June 8, The 44th Kanuma Satsuki Festival, Japan|
|2015, May 15 – 18, AABC Convention, South Australian Bonsai Society|
|2015, May 17, Middlesex Bonsai Society Annual Show, UK|
|2015, June 7, Bonsai Southwest 2015, Exeter Bonsai Society, UK|
|2015, August 8 – 9, Bonsai World 2015 at K2, Crawley, UK|
|2015, September 18 – 21, BCI 2015 Convention in Guangzhou, China|
|2015, September 4 – 6, EBA and ESA Convention and IV Japanese Cultural Festival, Lithuania|
|2015, October 10 – 11, Bonsai Europa: Bury, North Manchester, UK|
|2015, October 22 – 25, The 4th African Bonsai Association Convention, Cape Town, South Africa.|
|2016, May 28 – June 6, 45th Kanuma Satsuki Festival, Japan|
|2016, September 2-4, BCI Convention and Japanese Cultural Festival Vilnius, Lithuania|
|2017, WBC 2017 Omiya, Saitama, Japan|
|2017, May 27 – June 5, 46th Kanuma Satsuki Festival, Japan|
THANKS TO ALAN WALKER, LAKE CHARLES BONSAI SOCIETY, FOR THIS LIST
11-12 April 2015: Mondo Bonsai 2015: Arte e Natura a Confronto hosted by Bonsai Club Gonzaga in Gonzaga, Italy. Details at http://www.bonsaiclubgonzaga.it or phone +338- 458-9732.
12 April 2015: Bonsai Traders Association Spring Show at Sports Connexion, Ryton on Dunsmore, Coventry, UK. Details from Corin Tomlinson at +0115-920-5757 or firstname.lastname@example.org or http://www.bonsaitraders.org.uk.
Thursday, 16 April 2015: Ga-shun-ten spring meeting at Shohin Bonsai Danmark, Kl. 10-16, Freltoftevej 43, 5792 Aarslev Market. Bring your potensai, plants or pots, and sell at fair prices or swap with others. Workshop with shohin and medium sized bonsai. Members’ exhibition. Show your bonsai display; shohin-bonsai, kifu, chuhin and suiseki. Register no later than April 15. Contact: Morten Albek at email@example.com or visit http://www.shohin-bonsai.dk.
17-19 April 2015: MABA Spring Festival at Fairbridge Inn, East Hanover, NJ featuring Budi
Sulistyo, Mauro Stemberger, Peter Tea, David Knittle, and Frank Mihalic. Registration is $160 until 1
April then $175 or $190 at the door. Details at http://www.midatlanticbonsai.org.
Tuesday, 21 April 2015 at 7 pm: LCBS April meeting. Topic TBA.
25 April 2015: Fort Walton Beach Bonsai Society’s Spring Show at Westwood Atrium,
Westwood Retirement Community, 1001 MarWalt Dr., Fort Walton Beach, FL.
1-3 May 2015: 30th ArcoBonsai Convention: “L’ Europa del Bonsai ad Arco” will be held in Arco (Trentino) Italy details at http://www.arcobonsai.com.
15-18 May 2015: Bonsai: A Growing Art: 2015 AABC Convention Featuring Koji Hiramatsu, Tony Bebb and Joe Morgan-Payler. Hosted by South Australian Bonsai Society Club and Association of Australian Bonsai Clubs at The Hotel Grand Chancellor on Hindley in Adelaide, SA. Details at https://www.facebook.com/pages/AABC-2015-National-Bonsai-Convention- Adelaide/268566296665889?notif_t=fbpage_fan_invite
Sunday, 17 May 2015: Pedro Morales will provide a program for LCBS at Alan Walker’s bonsai
studio at 916 Kirby.
19-23 May 2015: Chelsea Flower Show hosted by the Royal Horticultural Society with major bonsai exhibits at the Chelsea Hospital Grounds. Tickets can be purchased via the website https://www.rhs.org.uk/shows-events/rhs-chelsea-flower-show/tickets or by calling +0844-338-7502.
21-24 May 2015: Rendezvous 2015 hosted by Brussel’s Bonsai at 8125 Center Hill Road, Olive Branch, MS and featuring Bjorn Bjorholm, Rodney Clemmons, Colin Lewis, Pedro Morales, Marc Noelanders and Kathy Shaner. Details at Facebook or http://www.brusselsbonsai.com/annual- rendezvous.cfm.
21-25 May 2015: BSF 42nd Annual Convention hosted by Bonsai Society of Brevard at Florida Hotel & Conference Center, 8001 S. Orange Blossom Trail, Orlando, FL 32809. Featuring David DeGroot and Guy Guidry for a taste of Louisiana! For details visit http://bonsai-bsf.com/wp- content/uploads/2015/02/Final-Final-Version-COMBINED-PROGRAM-REGISTRATION-in- work5.pdf
30-31 May 2015: Bonsai 2015—10th Anniversary hosted by Mario A. G. Leal at Ribeirão Preto-SP, Brazil. Featuring Sebastián Fernández of Spain, Wlodzimeirz Pietraszko of Poland, Robert Steven of Indonesia, Daniel Haetinger Santos of Brazil, and Shugo Izumi of Brazil along with Adriano De Azambuja Roldão, Felipe Dallorto, Ricardo Paiva, Ricardo Mendes, Jorge Ribas, Vera Flesch, and Sergio Onodera.
30 May-8 June 2015: 44th Kanuma Satsuki Festival at 2086-1 Moro Kanuma-shi, Tochigi 322-
5-8 June 2015: ASPAC 13 and ABFF 2015, Grand Vietnamese Bonsai Exhibition at the RinRin Park in Xuan Thoi Dong commune, Hoc Mon district, Ho Chi Minh City. Details at
http://www.abff2015-vietnam.com or firstname.lastname@example.org.
11-14 June 2015: Capitol Collections: Collecting in the 21st Century & the National Collection, ABS/PBA convention at Turf Valley Convention Center, Ellicot City, MD featuring Ryan Neil, Guy Guidry, Arthur Joura, Jack Sustic, Andy Smith, Larry Jackel, Pauline Muth, Ron Lang, Sara Raynor and the US National Bonsai Collection. Also featuring the NBF’s 3rd National Juried Bonsai Pot Exhibition and Competition. Contact email@example.com.
11-14 June 2015: Gardeners World Live at the National Exhibition Centre at Birmingham, UK featuring major bonsai exhibits as part of the Gardening Exhibition.
13-14 June 2015, 10-5: 46th Annual Exhibit of the Descanso Gardens Bonsai Society at 1418
Descanso Drive, La Cañada Flintridge, CA 91011, USA.
Sunday, 14 June 2015 from 10-4:30: Bonsai With Love hosted by Dan Barton in support of Cancer Research at Failand Village Hall (near Bristol, UK). Free admission with demonstrations by Steve Tolley. Trade, auction and tombola, donations to cancer research. Details at'+44(0)1275- 393010.
28 June 2015: Bonsai Traders Association Summer Show at Capel Manor, Enfield, UK. Details
from Corin Tomlinson at +0115-920-5757 or firstname.lastname@example.org or
Monday, 29 June 2015 at 7 pm: LCBS June meeting features visiting bonsai artist, Rodney Clemons, of Atlanta.
30 June-5 July 2015: RHS Hampton Court Palace Flower Show at Hampton Court Palace, UK.
Details at http://www.rhs.org.uk.
Saturday, 4 July 2015 at noon-3 pm: LCBS hosts Owen Reich for an Independence Day LSBF Tour workshop. Details TBA.
5 July 2015 from 10:00-16:00: Bonsai Roots hosted by Newbury and District Bonsai Society at
Roots Garden Center, Prior’s Court Road, Hermitage, Berkshire RG18 9TG UK. Details from Dave
at +0118-983-3188 or email@example.com.
10-12 July 2015: Mid-America Bonsai Association Convention featuring Suthin Sukosolvisit with Jim Doyle, Mark Fields, Frank Mihalic, Pauline Muth, Owen Reich, Scott Yellich, Ken Huth, and Brian Ciskowski at Clarion Waterfront Hotel & Conference Center, 2930 Waterfront Pkwy W Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46214. Phone: (317) 299-8400. Details at http://www.maba2015.com/.
8-9 August 2015: Bonsai World 2015 hosted by Sussex Bonsai Group at K2, Crawley. Featuring
Kevin Willson and Paul Finch. Details from Tony McKenzie firstname.lastname@example.org or http://www.sussexbonsaigroup.com.
4-6 September 2015: European Suiseki Association and European Bonsai Association ESA Convention and IV Japanese Cultural Festival at Holiday Inn-Vilnius, Seimyniskiu Street 3, LT- 90312, City Center, Vilnius, Lithuania. Details at http://www.bonsailithuania.com.
11-20 September 2015: 11th International Meeting of Bonsai & Suiseki—Crespi Cup 2015 to coincide with Milan Expo Crespi Bonsai at Corso Sempione, 37 20015 Parabiago, Milano, Italy. Details at http://www.crespibonsai.com.
18-21 September 2015: 2015 International Convention & Asia-Pacific Bonsai Conference in
Guangzhou at the Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall and the Guangdong Science Hall. Hosted by BCI and
the Guangzhou Municipal People’s Government and sponsored by Guandong Society of Landscape
Architects, Guangzhou Bonsai Association, China Region of Bonsai Clubs International (BCI) and
the Guangdong Provincial View Stone Association. For details, please visit
25-27 September 2015: American Bonsai: Reforged & Refined hosted by Ryan Neil at the Portland Art Museum, 1219 SW Park Ave., Portland, OR. Judged by David DeGroot (USA), Colin Lewis (USA), Boon Manakitivipart (USA), Peter Warren (UK), and Walter Pall (Germany). Details at https://www.facebook.com/ArtisansCup or http://www.artisanscupofportland.com.
9-10 September, 2015: 5th US National Bonsai Exhibition at Rochester, NY. For additional information and to submit photos for entry contact: Wm. N. Valavanis, email@example.com, '585-334-2595.
10-11 October 2015: Carolina Bonsai Expo at the North Carolina Arboretum in Asheville, NC. Details will be at http://www.ncarboretum.org/plan-a-visit-or-event/events-and-plant-shows/carolina-bonsai-expo/
10-11 October 2015: Bonsai Europa to be held at Castle Town Armoury at Cooper Street, Bury BL9 0LB, UK ('+44-7802-837739) near Manchester. Featuring rising bonsai artists: Dirk Dabringhausen (Germany), Will Baddeley (UK), Andrew Campbell, (UK), Chris Verdel
(The Netherlands), Ofer Grunwald (Israel), Sándor Papp (Hungary), Bartosz Warwas (Poland), Milan Karpíšek (Czeck Republic), and Nik Rozman (Slovenia). Also featuring bonsai potters: Andy Pearson (Stone Monkey Ceramics), Tom Benda, Horst Heinzlreiter. For details visit http://www.bonsaieuropa.com/ Or firstname.lastname@example.org.
17-18 October 2015: European Bonsai-San-Show featuring Ryan Neil, David Benavente, EL Tim, and Matteo Martin, et al. Details at http://www.european-bonsai-san-show.com.
18 October 2015: Bonsai Traders Association Spring Show at Elsecar Heritage Center, Barnsley, Yorkshire, UK. Details from Corin Tomlinson at +0115-920-5757 or email@example.com or http://www.bonsaitraders.org.uk.
22-25 October 2015: 4th African Bonsai Convention "Under African Skies" at Capetown, SA
featuring Ryan Neil (USA), Tony Tickle (UK), and François Jeker (FR). Details at
29 October-1 November 2015: Golden State Bonsai Federation Convention “Bonsai Fusion: Where Tradition Meets Innovation” at Riverside, CA. Details at http://www.gsbfconvention.org/.
5-6 December 2015: Winter Bonsai Silhouette Expo at North Carolina Research Campus, 150 N. Research Campus Drive, Kannapolis, NC 28081. Details at http://stevenzeisel.wix.com/winterbonsai#!contact/c2q4.
28 May-6 June 2016: 45th Kanuma Satsuki Festival at 2086-1 Moro Kanuma-shi Tochigi 322-0026 Japan.
2-4 September 2016: BCI 2016 hosted by at Vilnius, Lithuania. Details at: http://www.bonsailithuania.com/.
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.