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.

2018 Calendar of Events to Come

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

JAN
N/A
No BBS Meeting in January this Year: Enjoy the Holidays and keep warm!

FEB
15
BBS Meeting: Farwest Nursery
Date/Time: Thursday, February 15, 2018; 5pm
Location: FarWest Landscape & Garden Center
Description: "Bonsai Basics" - How to wire and position your tree in a pot.

MAR
15
BBS Meeting: Farwest Nursery
Date/Time: Thursday, March 15, 2018; 6pm
Location: FarWest Landscape & Garden Center
Description: How to get your trees 'Show-Ready'! Suzi D. will have a sign-up sheet for the Boise Flower & Garden Show (BFGS).
MAR
22
Move-In Day:
Annual Bonsai Display at the Boise Flower & Garden Show: Boise Center on the Grove
Date/Time: Thursday, March 22, 2018; 4-7 pm
Location: Boise Center on the Grove
Description: Move-In Day at the Boise Flower & Garden Show (BFGS), Bonsai Display.
MAR
23-25
Show:
Annual Bonsai Display at the Boise Flower & Garden Show: Boise Center on the Grove
Date/Time: Friday-Sunday, March 23-25, 2018
Location: Boise Center on the Grove
Description: Boise Flower & Garden Show (BFGS), Bonsai Display! Please check with Suzi D. for work times and demos!

APR
19
BBS Meeting: Farwest Nursery
Date/Time: Thursday, April 19, 2018; 6pm
Location: FarWest Landscape & Garden Center
Description: "How to Prune your Tree" - Member, please bring trees; the club will help with soil!

MAY
19
BBS Meeting: Barb's Backyard Workshop & Garage Sale
Date/Time: Saturday, May 19, 2018; 11am-4pm
Location: Private home (contact leadership for directions as-needed).
Description: Companion Plants & Members' Garage Sale - Members, please bring trees to work on. The club will have some companion plant material for members!

JUN
21
BBS Meeting: Farwest Nursery
Date/Time: Thursday, June 21, 2018; 6pm
Location: FarWest Landscape & Garden Center
Description: 'Pruning' - Bring a tree to work on!

JUL
TBD
BBS Meeting: TBD
Date/Time: TBD
Location: TBD
Description: TBD; please stand-by for further information on meeting details for this month.

AUG
25
ESTIMATED: Note that this event's date & time are currently estimated (IWGKS has not yet published their 2018 schedule of events)
BBS & IWGKS: Bonsai & Koi Show at the Idaho Botanical Garden
Date/Time: Saturday, August 25, 2018; 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
20
BBS Meeting: Farwest Nursery
Date/Time: Thursday, September 20, 2018; 6pm
Location: FarWest Landscape & Garden Center
Description: Fall Fertilizing, Pruning, Potting, & Members' Garage Sale.

OCT
18
BBS Meeting: Farwest Nursery
Date/Time: Thursday, October 18, 2018; 6pm
Location: FarWest Landscape & Garden Center
Description: 'Fall Color!' - Members, please bring any tree or plant with fall color!

NOV
15
BBS Annual Holiday Party
Date/Time: Thursday, November 15, 2018; 5:30-8:00 pm
Location: Smoky Mountain Pizza on Park Center Blvd
Description: This is our Annual Christmas Party Dinner. Stand-by for details as the date approaches.

DEC
6
BBS Annual Planning Meeting
Date/Time: Thursday, December 6, 2018; 6-8pm
Location: 36th Street Bistro: 3823 N Garden Center Way, Boise, ID 83703
Description: This is our Annual Planning Meeting. Stand-by for details as the date approaches.
End of CY2018 Calendar of Events
Note: Our next Annual Planning Meeting will be held on 6 DEC 2018 and the next CY of events will be planned at that time.