November 2008 Newsletter

     Sensei: Kunitoshi "K" Akabane (925) 736-7600

                            Issue: 11/08 November 2008

Web Page Address: www.angelfire.com/ca2/diablobonsai

2550 Camino Tassajara

Danville, California 94526

(925) 736-7600

November Meeting

Meetings are held in the large upstairs room at the Heather Farm Garden Center, Walnut Creek, and are scheduled on the 3rd and 4th Wednesday of the month, from 7:30PM to 9:30PM.  Meetings start at 7:30PM with a brief business meeting, and end at 9:30PM.
Please be ready to meet at 7:30PM.

No Board Meeting this month.

Wednesday, November 19th, 2008 - 7:30pm.  Joint Meeting.
                                            Lecture 7:30 - 8:00pm: Review of the Year; Transplanting and Soil
                                            Workshop 8:10 - 9:30pm.   See 'Notes" below.
                                            Refreshments and help with cleanup and close: Kathy Souther and Jim Stalker.

 Notes

Dues for 2009 are due by December 31st.  Treasurer Jim Stalker will collect dues for next year at the November and December meetings.  Dues my also be sent to him at: 87 Tuscany Way, Danville, CA  94506.

New Meeting Format - We will continue to use our new lecture and workshop format that we tried out last month. Please bring one or two trees for the workshop, and be prepared to discuss them with 'K' and the class.

Diablo Bonsai Club Look Ahead Schedule

Wednesday, December 10th, 2008 - 7:30pm.  Joint Class Meeting.
                                            Lecture 7:30-8:00pm - To Be Determined
                                            Workshop 8:00 - 9:30.
                                            Refreshments and help with cleanup and close: Blanche Weston and Norm Wanek.

Events Elsewhere

Friday - Saturday November 14-15, Ross, California

Marin Bonsai Club: Fall Show, Marin Art and Garden Center, 50 Sir Frances Drake Blvd. Hours are Friday, 6PM-10PM (Dinner, raffle and critique by Marco Ivernissi) and Saturday, 10AM-4PM, with a demonstration by Marco Ivernissi at 1PM. For more information call Craig Thompson (415) 472-6685.

Diablo Bonsai Club Officers

Steve Huskins - President,      Byron Nobriga - First Vice President,
Sylvia Roemer - Secretary,     Jim Stalker - Treasurer,
Lois Naye - Club Historian,    Newsletter Editor & Webmaster - Open.

 

 

Diablo Bonsai Club November 2008 Newsletter