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Beginners’ Workshops

The Marin Bonsai Club conducted its annual beginners’ workshop on July 18 and 25, 2017, at the Multi-Purpose Room at the Marin Art and Garden Center, Ross, California. This year’s beginners’ workshop or workshops were different in that they were … Continue reading

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Auction items teaser

August 17, 2017 San Rafael, California Marin Bonsai Club Annual Auction to be held at new venue – Terra Linda Community Center, 670 Del Ganado Road, San Rafael, CA 94903. Preview at 7PM, auction starts at 7:30PM. Terrific deals on … Continue reading

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Scenes from the Fair

George Haas has created this snazzy little video showing some scenes from our display at this year’s Marin County Fair.   And click on the photo below to check out the 2017 Fair photo gallery:

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Command Center for 2017 Annual MBC Show

June 30 – July 4, 2017 Click on the box above to see who’s signed up for which shifts – updated 6/18/17. Use the ‘Contact Us’ form or email to sign up. This really is the highlight of our … Continue reading

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May 2017: Peter Tea

At our May meeting, Peter Tea reintroduced us to two trident maples he had worked on in previous sessions. He did some more work on one of them, then moved to a Seiju elm and proceeded to give it some … Continue reading

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April 2017: Ryan Nichols – Pest & Disease Management

Ryan Nichols gave us some of the science and sensibility behind bonsai pest and disease management at our April meeting. With a background that includes many years as a turf specialist, Ryan considers soil health to be of paramount concern … Continue reading

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March 2017: Chris Ross & Tim Kong – Juniper Styling

On March 7th, our own Chris Ross was joined by our former club sensei and current member of BSSF, Tim Kong, to give us a demonstration on how to style our junipers. In particular, Chris focused on knowing when you … Continue reading

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