June 2019 meeting

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June 13, 2019 | 6:30pm to 8pm
Olbrich Botanical Gardens
3330 Atwood Ave, Madison, WI

Meeting Agenda:

  • review of annual show
  • simultaneous demonstrations by 3 senior members
  • feel free to bring your own plants for review

June-2019 BBS Newsletter … needs PDF reader

(hi-res 35 MB)  or  (low-res 10 MB)

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Wayne (updated Jun-9th)
Badger Bonsai Society

May 2019 meeting

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May 9, 2019 | 6:30pm to 8pm
Olbrich Botanical Gardens
3330 Atwood Ave, Madison, WI

Meeting Agenda:

  • Bring Your Own Plant to work on
  • discussion of area National Bonsai Day (May-11th) events
  • planning for annual show (May-18 and 19, 2019)

May-2019 BBS Newsletter … needs PDF reader

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Wayne  (updated May-5th)
Badger Bonsai Society

April 2019 meeting

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Drummond’s Red Maple Grove Planting (photo courtesy of the National Bonsai Foundation); gift of Vaughn L. Banting in 1990.

Apr 11, 2019 | 6:30pm to 8pm
Olbrich Botanical Gardens
3330 Atwood Ave, Madison, WI

Meeting Agenda:

  • planting a maple grove … if planning to do so at meeting, BBS has 100 red maple trees for this meeting (details in newsletter); bring your soil, tools and pot(s) … see the above image for motivation!
  • reminder about photo submission for Lynden Garden exhibition due Apr-15th (just like taxes)

Apr-2019 BBS Newsletter … needs PDF reader

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Wayne (updated Apr-8-2019)
Badger Bonsai Society

March 2019 Meeting

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Mar 14, 2019 | 6:30pm to 8pm
Olbrich Botanical Gardens
3330 Atwood Ave, Madison, WI

Meeting Agenda:

  • back from a recent trip to Japan, Bill B will present a program “Niwaki, Bonsai, and
    manhole covers”
  • Soil mix (and for sale)
  • Using Moss in with your bonsai
  • Derek’s recap of kintsugi experiment (after Feb-2019 program)
  • Discuss future BBS activities

Mar-2019 BBS Newsletter (pdf file, requires PDF reader) posted Mar-9th

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Wayne
Badger Bonsai Society

February-2019 meeting

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Feb 14, 2019 — Valentine’s Day | 6:30pm to 8pm
Olbrich Botanical Gardens
3330 Atwood Ave, Madison, WI

Meeting Agenda:

  • review proposed meeting topics / events for 2019
  • finalize “treat list” for 2019 for Elaine
  • Japanese art of kintsugi (fixing broken bonsai pots)
  • making light-weight rocks for your bonsai
  • … and other interesting things

Feb-2019 BBS Newsletter  (pdf file, requires PDF reader) … posted Feb-9th

Also remember … your membership dues are due !

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Wayne
Badger Bonsai Society

Jan-2019 member dinner … no meeting

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Thursday, Jan-10-2019 will be the BBS annual membership dinner at Imperial Garden restaurant on the NE corner of Allen Boulevard and University Avenue in Middleton. The full address is 2039 Allen Blvd, Middleton-WI.

Schedule for this will be:

Social hour begins at 6:00pm in the bar, followed by dinner at 6:30pm in a private room of the restaurant. You may order from the usual menu and separate checks will be given.

Jan-2019  BBS Newsletter (PDF file requires a PDF-Reader).

Our normal meetings (2nd Thursday of each month, except for January and July) will resume February-14-2019 (Valentine’s Day) at Olbrich Gardens.

Also remember … your membership dues are due !

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Wayne
Badger Bonsai Society