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2018 Club Meeting Schedule

General meetings are held at the College of DuPage on the 1st Wednesday of each month, February thru November (unless noted otherwise.)

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February 7, 2018 General Meeting
Building/Room: TEC/1038b
7:30pm, Program: Slide show of last years show
Newsletter

March 7, 2018 General Meeting
Building/Room: TEC/1038b
7:00pm, Bonsai 101: Bonsai soils by Jim Keith
7:30pm, Program: Repotting by Phil Malhiot
Newsletter

April 4, 2018 General Meeting
Building/Room: TEC/1038b
7:00pm, Bonsai 101: Fertilizers by Dan Kosta
7:30pm, Program: Carving by Jennifer
Newsletter

May 2, 2018 General Meeting
Building/Room: TEC/1038b
7:00pm, Bonsai 101: Branches by Dean Cooper
7:30pm, Program: Wiring/styling by Mark Karczewski
Newsletter

June 6, 2018 General Meeting
Building/Room: TEC/1038b
7:00pm, Bonsai 101: Growing superb roots by Jim Beck
7:30pm, Program: Iron-man bonsai competition
Newsletter

SPECIAL EVENT!
June 10, 2018, Annual club picnic
and workshop with Chris Baker

10am to 4pm, next to the Fabyan Japanese Garden, Batavia, IL

July 4, 2018 General Meeting, RESCHEDULED TO JULY 11

July 11, 2018 General Meeting
Building/Room: TEC/1038b
7:00pm, Bonsai 101: Keeping branches bappy by Jim Beck
7:30pm, Program: Preparing a deciduous tree for showing & how to make bonsai stands by Jim Erlenborn
Newsletter

August 1, 2018 General Meeting, CANCELED
CANCELED due to proximity of show (below)

August 3-5, 2018
ANNUAL PRAIRIE STATE BONSAI SHOW
Hours: Fri.6pm-9pm, Sat.-Sun.10am-4pm, at the Morton Arboretum

Guest artist: Frank J. Mihalic

Show Flyer and Workshop Information, Click here!

To sign-up for a workshop, Click here!

September 5, 2018 General Meeting
Building/Room: TEC/1038b
7:00pm, Bonsai 101: Foliage presented by Matt Mazza
7:30pm, Program: Bonsai development as a joint presentation by members, Phil Malhiot, Mark Karczewski and Jim Keith.
Newsletter

October 3, 2018 General Meeting
Building/Room: TEC/1038b
7:00pm, Bonsai 101: Water, light, and temperature by Jim Keith
7:30pm, Program: Bring-your-own-tree workshop, senior members will offer suggestions.
Newsletter

November 7, 2018 General Meeting, RESCHEDULED TO November 14

November 14, 2018 General Meeting
Building/Room: TEC/1038b
7:00pm, Program: Guest Artist Mauro Stemberger Demo
(Please note earlier starting time.)

December 5, 2018
CHRISTMAS PARTY

7:30-9:30pm, Scout Lodge
304 E. Pine Ave., Roselle, IL

 

 

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