The Baltimore Bonsai Club; founded in 1972; is an active and "growing" group of bonsai enthusiasts in Central Maryland. Club activities include exhibitions, workshops, collection trips, and visiting artists. The club hosts bonsai professionals; with both national and international reputations; for lectures, demonstrations, and workshops.
We welcome you to join us at one of our regularly scheduled meetings or any other upcoming event. Please see our events calendar for details.
For detailed information on our organization and purpose, please see our club constitution and bylaws.
The Baltimore Bonsai club has begun a monthly club member project. The club member's project is displayed in the Gallery with a short description of the project.
The Baltimore Bonsai Club will be holding it's annual auction on March 25th at Behnkes Nurseries located at 11300 Baltimore Ave, Beltsville, MD 20705 (Phone: 301-937-1100). The auction will start at 10:00 AM. Entries will be received Friday after 3:30PM and Saturday 9:00 AM - 9:45AM. Preview of entries will take place between 9:00 AM and 10:00 AM on Saturday. The Baltimore Bonsai Club welcomes entries from all bonsai enthusiasts. Let's all have FUN!
The Baltimore Bonsai Club will be having it's regularly scheduled meeting on March 26th at Miller Branch of the Howard County Public Library located at 9421 Frederick Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21042 (Phone: 410-313-1950) from 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM. We will be doing an airlayering workshop led by Jim Sullivan and we will help you with any airlayers you wish to try. If you have a small plastic nursery pot bring it for the airlayer. Bring trees to work on and be prepared to help other work on their trees.
The Baltimore Bonsai Club will be holding a beginners workshop at the Howard County Miller Branch Library on April 15th located at 9421 Frederick Rd, Ellicott City, MD 21042 (Phone: 410-313-1950) from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM. We will be helping people with their trees.
The Baltimore Bonsai Club will be at the National Garden Club Convention on May 5th at the Baltimore Convention Center located at 1 W Pratt St, Baltimore, MD 21201 (Phone: 410-649-7000). We will be helping 30 people style their own trees. Volunteers are needed; please contact Barry Figard if you can help.
The Baltimore Bonsai Club will be leading the beginners workshops on Saturday and Sunday at the National Arboritum located at 3501 New York Ave NE, Washington, DC 20002 (Phone: 202-245-2726). Volunteers are needed; please contact Barry Figard if you can help.