Boise Bonsai Society
A non-profit organization dedicated to educating our members and the general public in the art and culture of bonsai in the Treasure Valley, since 1996.

2019 Calendar of Events to Come

- Events are moved from this page to the Historical Calendar-of-Events Page as they come to pass

FEB
21
BBS Monthly Meeting: Taylors' Office
Date/Time: Thursday, February 21, 2019; 6:00pm
Location: Taylors' Office
Description: "Treatments" - How to prepare your trees for a successful season (what & when to apply).
FEB
23
BBS Monthly Meeting: Project Class
Date/Time: Saturday, February 23, 2019; 12/noon (tentative)
Location: FarWest Landscape & Garden Center
Description: "Blue Arctic Willow Project". Members, please stand-by for more specifics on this event (via email).

MAR
14
BBS Meeting: Farwest Nursery
Date/Time: Thursday, March 14, 2019; 6pm
Location: FarWest Landscape & Garden Center
Description: How to get your trees 'Show-Ready'! We will have a sign-up sheet for the Boise Flower & Garden Show (BFGS).
MAR
21
Move-In Day:
Annual Bonsai Display at the Boise Flower & Garden Show: Boise Center on the Grove
Date/Time: Thursday, March 21, 2019; 4-7 pm
Location: Boise Center on the Grove
Description: Move-In Day at the Boise Flower & Garden Show (BFGS), Bonsai Display.
MAR
22-24
Show:
Annual Bonsai Display at the Boise Flower & Garden Show: Boise Center on the Grove
Date/Time: Friday-Sunday, March 22-24, 2019; Move-out Sunday @5pm.
Location: Boise Center on the Grove
Description: Boise Flower & Garden Show (BFGS), Bonsai Display! Please check in for work times and demos! Move-out: Sunday @5pm.

APR
18
BBS Meeting: Farwest Nursery
Date/Time: Thursday, April 18, 2019; 6pm
Location: FarWest Landscape & Garden Center
Description: "How to Pot your Tree"
APR
20
BBS Trip: 'Suiseki Trip'
Date/Time: Saturday, April 20, 2019; Time TBD
Location: TBD
Description: "How to Pot your Tree"

MAY
16
BBS Meeting: Kusamono
Date/Time: Thursday, May 16, 2019; 6pm
Location: FarWest Landscape & Garden Center
Description: 'Kusamono'
MAY
25
BBS Meeting: Spring Workshop & Defoliation
Date/Time: Saturday, May 25, 2019; Time TBD
Location: Adam's Nursery in Nampa
Description: Spring Workshop

JUN
13
BBS Meeting: Pruning
Date/Time: Thursday, June 13, 2019; 6pm
Location: FarWest Landscape & Garden Center
Description: 'Pruning' - Blue Arctic Willow
JUN
22
BBS Meeting: Juniper Whip Workshop
Date/Time: Saturday, June 22, 2019; Time TBD
Location: TBD
Description: Juniper Whip Workshop

JUL
TBD
BBS Meeting: TBD
Date/Time: TBD
Location: TBD
Description: TBD. Leaving this month open, pending leadership availability, due to vacation/travel schedules.

AUG
15
BBS Meeting: Show Preperations
Date/Time: Thursday, August 15, 2019; 6pm
Location: FarWest Landscape & Garden Center
Description: Fall Show Preparations & Juniper Follow-up Class with Gary Wharton
AUG
24
ESTIMATED: Note that this event's date & time are currently estimated (IWGKS has not yet published their 2019 schedule of events)
BBS & IWGKS: Bonsai & Koi Show at the Idaho Botanical Garden
Date/Time: Saturday, August 24, 2019; Move-In 8:30am; free to public 10:00am-4:00pm
Location: Idaho Botanical Garden (IBG)
Description:
Annual Bonsai & Koi Show, hosted by the Idaho Botanical Garden. Please prep and bring your trees for show and enjoy good company and demos. Spread the word: this is the only time of year that the Botanical Gardens are free to the public (10:00am-4:00pm).

Idaho Botanical Garden (IBG) Koi Show Website

SEP
19
BBS Meeting: Farwest Nursery
Date/Time: Thursday, September 19, 2019; 6pm
Location: FarWest Landscape & Garden Center
Description: Beginner Pruning & Fertilizers
SEP
21
BBS Meeting: Intermediate Class
Date/Time: Saturday, September 21, 2019; Time TBD
Location: Member's Home (Please contact leadership for location, if new and insterested)
Description: Barb's Intermediate Class

OCT
17
BBS Meeting: Farwest Nursery
Date/Time: Thursday, October 17, 2019; 6pm
Location: FarWest Landscape & Garden Center
Description: Indoor Plants & Wiring / Fall Color
OCT
19
BBS Meeting: Farwest Nursery
Date/Time: Saturday, October 17, 2019; 6pm
Location: FarWest Landscape & Garden Center
Description: Hands-On Wiring / Winter Bedding

NOV
14
BBS Annual Holiday Party
Date/Time: Thursday, November 14, 2019; 6-8 pm
Location: Idaho Pizza Company in Eagle: 78 E Eagle River St, Eagle, ID 83616

Description: Annual Christmas Party.

DEC
5
BBS Annual Planning Meeting
Date/Time: Thursday, December 5, 2019; 6-8 pm
Location: Barrelhouse, west of Fairgrounds: 5181 N Glenwood Street, Garden City, Boise, ID 83714
End of CY2019 Calendar of Events