2019 Events


2019 Calendar of Events

Note: Dates, locations and event schedules do change periodically throughout the year. So check back often for updates, and be certain to watch the newsletter for the most up to date information about events for that month. Please click event (in green) for more information.

*Free for members – Attendance is voluntary; pick and choose the meetings of interest to you, no sign-up required.
General Meetings

January
January – No General Meeting this month
January – No Bonsai Basics this month
January – No Intermediate Class this month
January 22 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Board Meeting (Shoreview Public Library)
January 26 – (12pm-5pm) Fundamentals with Matt Reel (Level II)

February
February 05 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – General Meeting
February 09 – Saturday, 1:00-4:00 PM – Winter Banquet
February 19 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Bonsai Basics Class* (Overview of upcoming year)
February 21 – Thursday, 7:00 PM – Intermediates Class* (Planning Agenda for upcoming year)
February 26 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Board Meeting (Roseville Public Library)

March
March 05 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – General Meeting 
March 19 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Bonsai Basics Class* (Transplanting & Pot Selection)
March 21 – Thursday, 7:00 PM – Intermediates Class*
March 26 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Board Meeting

April
April 02 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – General Meeting
April 6 & 7- Fundamentals with Matt Reel (Level II)
April 11-14 – Bonsai on the Bayou (Convention)
April 16 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Bonsai Basics Class* (Wiring & Shaping Techniques)
April 18 – Thursday, 7:00 PM – Intermediates Class*
April 23 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Board Meeting

May
May 7 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM –General Meeting 
May 11-12 – Saturday, Sunday – Mother’s Day Bonsai Show at Como Conservatory
May 16 – Thursday, 7:00 PM – Intermediates Class* 
May 18 – Bonsai Basics nursery tour with Lionel Flood
May 18, 19 – 10:00 AM to 4:30 PM – Introduction to Bonsai Workshops
May 21 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Bonsai Basics*
May 28 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Board Meeting
May 24-26 – Brussel’s Rendezvous 2019 Convention

June
June 4 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM –General Meeting 
June 8 – Saturday, 10am – Spring Auction – open to the public
June 18 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Bonsai Basics Class*
June 20 – Thursday, 7:00 PM – Intermediates Class*
June 25 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Board Meeting
June 15 & 16 – Fundamentals Class (Level II) with Matt Reel

July
July 02 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – General Meeting 
July 13, 14 – 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM – Introduction to Bonsai Workshops
July 16 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Bonsai Basics Class* (Tropical Transplanting)
July 18 – Thursday, 7:00 PM – Intermediates Class*
July 23 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Board Meeting
July 27 – Saturday, 10:00 – 3:00 Annual Members’ Tour and Picnic

August
August 06 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – General Meeting 
August 15 – Thursday, 7:00 PM – Intermediates Class* (State Fair preparations)
August 20 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Bonsai Basics Class* (State Fair Preparation)
August 27 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Board Meeting
August 29 – Thursday, 10:00 PM – State Fair Setup
August 30 & 31 – Friday & Saturday Minnesota State Fair Show (Guest Judge: Tyler Sherrod)

September
September 01, 02 – Sunday, Monday (Labor Day) – Styling Workshops with Tyler Sherrod
September 03 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – General Meeting (Guest Tyler Sherrod)
September 14 & 15- Fundamentals with Matt Reel (Level II)
September 21,22 – 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM Introduction to Bonsai Workshops
September 17 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Bonsai Basics Class* (Fall Care & Watering)
September 19 – Thursday, 7:00 PM – Intermediates
September 24 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Board Meeting

October
October 01 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM –General Meeting 
October 12 – Saturday, 10:00 AM – Fall Bonsai Auction – Open to the public
October 15 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Bonsai Basics Class* (Wintering)
October 17 – Thursday, 7:00 PM – Intermediates Class*
October 22 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Board Meeting

November
November 05 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – General Meeting 
November 19 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Bonsai Basics Class* (Tool Maintenance & Records)
November 26 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Board Meeting
Note: There is no Intermediate meeting in November.

December
December 03 – Tuesday 7:00 PM – General Meeting  Holiday Party & Board Election
December 17 – Tuesday, 7:00 PM – Board Meeting
Note: There is no Bonsai Basics or Intermediates in December.

Note: There is no Bonsai Basics Class or Intermediate Class for either December or January