2019 Meetings

Regular Meeting Starting at 7:30 pm

 

 

We have a trophy for tree of the month, a monthly raffle and we also provide refreshments - tea, coffee and biscuits

 

 

Jan 8th  - Winter show / Winter season review / Pot styles and selection / Basic wiring techniques

Feb 12th - Advanced wiring and bending techniques

March 12th - Root over rock technique / Spring season review. Small groups workshop on raw material trees bought for the club

April 9th - Follow on from march working on club Raw material trees in small groups

May 14th - Speaker- Corin Tomlinson on Maples + his Suiseki collection

June 11th - Garden visit to Ray Couldwell’s Allotment to see examples of field grown Bonsai

July 9th - Summer season review / group trees review / Barton Grange planning / Summer Auction

August 13th - Bonsai drop in clinic and general workshop

September 10th- Speaker- Ian Warhurst on deadwood techniques and general styling. Bring your trees for advice

October 8th - Autumn season review. Slate/stone planting technique. Club to supply materials. Resulting composition to be auctioned at Xmas

November 12th - Carving workshop following on from Ian Warhurst’s previous talk and Saturday workshop

December 10th - AGM / Quiz / Christmas supper / Auction

 

Extra Meetings to work on your own trees and get advice from our more experienced members starting at 7:00pm

 

March 25th  - Monday extra meeting

June 25th- Monday extra meeting

September 23rd- Monday extra meeting

November 25th- Monday extra meeting

 

Events

 

May Spring Show at Daisy Nook Garden Centre M35 9JW - 5/6th  May

Great Harwood Show - 27th  May           

Barton Grange Summer Show - 10/11th  August

 

Meetings:

 

The Hippings Vale

Community Centre

Harvey Street

Oswaldtwistle

BB5 3LT

Second tuesday of every month at 7:30 pm

 

 

Membership:

 

Annual Membership Fees:

Individual - £25.00 per annum

Couple - £40 per annum

Non-members £5 per meeting when we have a guest speaker

 

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