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9 February 2022

7:30 - 10:00 pm

TAUNTON & SOMERSET BONSAI CLUB

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Welcome to the Taunton & Somerset Bonsai Club

We are a very friendly bunch of people with one major interest in common, an enthusiastic love of Bonsai. Whether you are a beginner setting out along the pathway that is Bonsai or already have some years of cultivating your trees behind you do get in touch, or just simply come along to a meeting and see what goes on.

Further details of membership are in the Join Us section.


Great News

We are now meeting, live, face-to-face at our previous venue.
Please see here for contacts and map

 

Club Programme

- 2022 -

 

Date

Event

Details

February - 9th Club Auction      
March - 9th Repotting Workshop Tree and Pot combinations
April - 13th Speaker - Trevor Banbury - Growing and styling Box Bonsai. Spring Tree
May - 11th Talk - Taking your trees to the next level What can you do to make your bonsai stand out? Simple tips and techniques. Spring Colour
28th - 29th May - Club Show at Willowbrook Garden Centre.
June - 8th Workshop - Problem Trees
Do you need help with a tree that should be great but isn't?
Work on it tonight with help & advice from your bonsai buddies
President's Challenge
July - 13th Workshop - Summer styling.
What to do with all that growth on deciduous trees.
Summer growth
August - 10th Critique with Adrian
Bring along trees for advice on styling and future development.
Favourite Tree
September - 14th Autumn Workshop
Now is the time to tidy up your trees before winter arrives and make the most of all that summer growth
Shohin or Smaller
October - 12th Speaker - Tony Oswin Autumn Colour
November - 9th Pot Night
We will be discussing Pot and Tree combinations.
What works and why.
Bring along some trees and pots
Evergreen
If anyone has any pots they wish to sell, now would be a good time to bring them along.
December - 14th A G M
With a bring and share supper.
Group Planting

 

Membership

 

 

Why not come along and join our friendly club. You will be sure of a warm welcome and a cup of tea. So that you may try the club without a yearly commitment you can join in as a visitor FREE on the first occasion and paying just £4.00 per evening which includes tea or coffee and a biscuit on any later visits.

Currently the annual membership fee is £20.00 and attendance is £3.00 per evening.

Raffle tickets are sold each month for a yearly draw for a tree.

So what are you waiting for?   Either send an email via the contact us section, or just simply come along. We enjoy meeting fellow enthusiasts, beginners, anyone who thinks they may like bonsai; or just join for the fun of it – and get involved!

We look forward to seeing you soon.

Meeting Reports

Please click either Report or Critique in the appropriate month to view document

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2022

2021

Months

Report

Critique

Report

Critique

January
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Zoom Meeting
February
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Zoom Meeting
March
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Zoom Meeting
April
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Zoom Meeting
May
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Zoom Meeting
June
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Zoom Meeting
July
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Zoom Meeting
August
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Zoom Meeting
September
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October
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November
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December * * Report No TofTM - AGM

Contact Us

Taunton and Somerset Bonsai Club

When we can, we meet at Bishop Henderson C of E Primary School, Henderson Cl, Taunton TA1 4TU

 

 

 

01458 210796 - Please ask for Michael