Preparing for Chico Fall Home & Garden Show
Chico Bonsai will be participating in the Fall Home and Garden Show on the 22nd and 23rd of October.
All members are invited to show a tree, or participate in the show.
Set up and details will be outlined and reviewed by Pat Gilmore our show director.
After presentation by Pat, raffle and door prize, we will break into beginner and advanced groups to work on member plant material.
Setup: 10:00 am
Meeting: 10:30 am
Elks Lodge 1705 Mazanita Ave, Chico, CA 95926
Images from Butte County Fair
Join Us At Our Monthly Meetings
In normal times, our monthly meetings occur on the second Sunday of every month at 10:30 am, and are held in the Meeting Room, at the Elks Lodge, located at 1705 Manzanita Ave, Chico, CA.
Monthly meetings cover a wide range of topics, from plant cultivation, soil mixtures, fertilizer and pest control to creative styling and staging of specimen plants.
Our members and presenters bring unusual, unique plants not often available elsewhere.
Our plant round table features members’ bonsai plant material accompanied by an informative discussion of their local cultivation requirements and pearls of wisdom by our local plant experts.
Our meetings are finished off by a raffle and silent auctions of common and not so common bonsai plant material.
We are a non-profit organization whose intent it is to promote the appreciation, knowledge, and cultivation of Bonsai through education, publicity, display and any other means which would advance the Art of Bonsai.
Established in Jan 14, 1976 by a core of 11 enthusiasts we have grown to 40 plus members hailing from Chico and the surrounding communities.
We conduct monthly meeting, put our bonsai on display once every spring, and hold other social events throughout the year.
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