2018 Calendar
Meetings and Events

Date

Time

Location

Topic/Demo

Guest/Presenter

January 18
Thursday

7:30 PM

King of Kings Lutheran Church, Middletown, NJ

At this month's meeting, we concentrated on Conifers.

Steve K. & Members


Feb. 15
Thursday

7:30 PM

King of Kings Lutheran Church, Middletown, NJ

Monthly meeting. See the Announcement page. Bring a tree to work on or display.

Members


March ?

10-12 AM

Deep Cut Gardens, 152 Red Hill Road Middletown, NJ 07748  

Lecture/Demo for the public. Contact Deep Cut Gardens for registration.

Steve K., Bill G. & registrants


March 10

Saturday

12 – 4 PM

Monmouth County Library, 125 Symmes Dr. Manalapan, NJ 07726

Makers Day Event. Exhibit and meet and greet. We’ll have a couple of trees up and working on one. If you can stop by to say hello to the public and display a tree let Steve K. know.

Steve K., Members, & Public


March 15
Thursday

7:30 PM

King of Kings Lutheran Church, Middletown, NJ

Monthly meeting.  Discussion of MABS.

Steve K. & Members


April 13-15
Fri. - Sun.

Radisson Cromwell, Cromwell, CT

MidAtlantic Bonsai Society (MABS) Spring Festival


April 17

Tuesday

12:00 – 5 PM    

Haggerty Education Center at the Frelinghuysen Arboretum (just opposite the Morris County Library), 353 East Hanover Avenue, Morris Township, NJ 07962

Deep Cut Bonsai and Great Swamp Bonsai Societies have teamed up to have a bring-your-own-tree workshop in the afternoon with bonsai artist Tony Tickle, fresh from the MABS Spring Festival.

 

Please let Steve K. know if you would like to sign up for the workshop or to be a silent observer ($10). The number of observers may be limited. We will break for dinner after the workshop.

Pre-registered Members


April 17

Tuesday

6:30 – 9:30 PM

Haggerty Education Center at the Frelinghuysen Arboretum (just opposite the Morris County Library), 353 East Hanover Avenue, Morris Township, NJ 07962

We will have a lecture/demo by bonsai artist Tony Tickle. This will be co-hosted by the Great Swamp Bonsai Society and take the place of our April meeting. After the demo, the tree will be raffled off. There is no charge for the lecture/demo.

Members


May 17
Thursday

7:30 PM

King of Kings Lutheran Church, Middletown, NJ

Monthly meeting. We will discuss when to and how to use the air layering technique. Bring a tree to work on or display.

Steve K. & Members


June 10

Sunday

9 AM – 3 PM

Deep Cut Gardens  152 Red Hill Road, Middletown, NJ 07748

Deep Cut Gardens Open House. There will be free garden tours and horticultural activities. We will be providing information on bonsai & our Society. Contact Steve (koebckesteve@gmail.com) if you can attend.

Members & the public


June 21
Thursday

7:30 PM

King of Kings Lutheran Church, Middletown, NJ

Monthly meeting. Bring a tree to work on or display.

Steve K. & Members 


June 24

Sunday

5:30 PM

 See your email for details

Deep Cut Bonsai 30th Anniversary Dinner

Steve K. & Members


July 21 Saturday

(rain date July 22)

10:00 AM

Brian’s Bonsai Dreams nursery

180 Stillhouse Rd., Millstone Twp, NJ 08150

Monthly meeting. Bring a lawn chair.

Steve K. & Members


July 26 - 27

Thurs. & Fri.

5 to 11 PM

Monmouth County Fair, Fairgrounds, Freehold, NJ

Our 2-day exhibit at the Monmouth County Fair.

Steve K. & Members


 

July 29      
Sunday

11 AM to 3 PM

Kifu Bonsai in PA

There will be a Juniper workshop with Bob Mahler at Kifu Bonsai in PA. Contact Steve Koebcke (koebckesteve@gmail.com) if you are interested.

Steve K. & Members

 


Aug. 4 Saturday rain date Aug. 5

3 PM

Check your email for details

Club Picnic – Check with Steve Gallo (saglawyer@hotmail.com) for more information.

Members & Spouses/significant others


August 16
Thursday

7:30 PM

King of Kings Lutheran Church, Middletown, NJ

Monthly meeting. Bring a tree to work on or display.

Steve K. & Members

 


 

September 9
Sunday

12 to 4 PM

Deep Cut Gardens, Middletown, NJ

“Bonsai Day” at Deep Cut Gardens is presented by Monmouth County Park System and the Deep Cut Bonsai Society.

Members


September 20
Saturday

7:30 PM

King of Kings Lutheran Church, Middletown, NJ

Monthly meeting. Bring a tree to work on or display.

Steve K. & Members


October 18
Thursday

7:30 PM

King of Kings Lutheran Church, Middletown, NJ

Monthly meeting. Bring a tree to work on or display.

Steve K. & Members


November 15
Thursday

7:30 PM

King of Kings Lutheran Church, Middletown, NJ

Monthly meeting. Bring a tree to work on or display.

Steve K. & Members