Aug-11-2022 meeting at Olbrich


Meeting will be in the Olbrich Gardens “Upstairs Meeting Room” … this is on the second floor, our normal meeting location.  Masks  — no longer required, but your option if you prefer to wear one  !!!
This is a normal time meeting  … from 6:30pm to 7:45pm.

Agenda of August meeting:

  • new attendees introductions
  • update on BBS Library … now active at Olbrich’s Schumaker Library for checkouts
  • review BBS Bonsai Fundamentals Course being offerred this fall and concluding spring-2023
  • this month is a focus on BYO to Show-and-Tell a special aspect or technique used on your tree that you want to illustrate or share with the membership; time permitting, you will be able to work on your BYO and demonstrate to those interested … this month, the Show-n-Tells DO NOT get members an extra door prize ticket;
    … this is not to emphasize “what should I do with my tree”, though we will talk about how to address these instances in the future
  • door prize drawings (for BBS members only)

Aug-2022 BBS Newsletter  … needs PDF reader

Wayne (updated Aug-7th)
Badger Bonsai Society

Jul-14-2022 meeting — not at Olbrich !


This social get-together from 6:30pm to 8pm is being hosted at Big Kahuna Tropical Fish & Aquarium Maintenance Service, at 1010 Stewart Street, Madison. This is south of the beltline and east of Fish Hatchery road. (see maps below).

PLEASE be sure to bring along a portable chair

Activites at July meeting:

  • new attendees introductions
  • we will talk about a proposal for basic bonsai courses
  • bring along any bonsai-related items for sale, trading or giveaway
  • feel free to bring along any tree to discuss or work on
  • lots of door prize drawings … for BBS members only
  • we will have non-alcoholic drinks (sodas and water and coffee / tea) and simple pre-packaged snacks

Jul-2022 BBS Newsletter    … needs PDF reader

meeting at 1010 Stewart Street … see red “thumbtack” in map images below




Wayne (updated Jul-10th)
Badger Bonsai Society