We meet the last Wednesday of the month @ 6:30 p.m. at MIDWAY GARDEN CENTER
1865 HIGHWAY 315 PITTSTON PA 18640
(about two miles south of the PA turnpike interchange at Dupont)
Our meetings consist of short business sessions and programs such as speakers, demonstrators, and/or hands-on workshops on various aspects of bonsai. We have an open house in September, which highlights many aspects of the art of bonsai. Members’ trees are on display with demonstrations and other activities throughout the day.
2018 NE PA Bonsai Meeting Schedule
and Special Events
All meetings are at Midway Garden Center
at 6:30 p.m. unless stated otherwise.
January 31, 2018 – Election of officers. Pat Fritsky deomonstration on Pysanki eggs.
February 28, 2018 - Sue Crane - ficus forest repotting. Carl Achhammer -discussion about planning for shows and picking out which trees to prepare. and a winter deciduous discussion.
March 28, 2018 – Re-potting workshop - bring your own tree or work on something from here.
April 8, 2018 - Carl Achhammer - juniper workshop
April 21, 2018 - Secial event- all day wire workshop with Sean Smith.
April 25, 2018 –Bring your own tree workshop ( we can incorporate some of the techniques learned from Sean on our trees)
May 14, 2018 - Juan Andrade
May 30, 2018 – Prep trees for Northeast Fair. Review rules.
June 19 - 24, 2018 – Northeast Fair
June 27, 2018 – Group workshop - plant material not picked yet.
June 30, 2018 - Jim Doyle
July 14, 2018 - Bob Mahler
July 25, 2018 – Guest Speaker TBA
August 19, 2018 - Adam Lavigne
August 29, 2018 – Tropical workshop
Date not set yet – NE PA Bonsai Open House at Midway Garden Center
September 26, 2018 – Planting workshop – conifers
Please note change of date due to Halloween
October 24, 2018 – TBA
November 28, 2018 – TBA
December 5, 2018 – Christmas party!
This schedule is subject to change so be sure to check frequently.