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BonsaiEngineer1493

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New York City
« on: October 08, 2012, 11:33 AM »
Is there any bonsai groups or clubs in the New York City area?
 

rockm

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Re: New York City
« Reply #1 on: October 11, 2012, 01:52 PM »
There are a few. If you go to the American Bonsai Society Web site
http://absbonsai.org/bonsai-club-directory/usa

you can get a complete listing for the clubs in NY state. I picked a few near NYC from that site to post here:

NEW YORK - Queens
 
Queens Chapter of Bonsai Society of Greater New York. Meets at Queens Botanical Gardens, 4320 Main St., Flushing, Queens, fourth Wednesday, 8:00 PM. Philip Tacktill, 1243 Melville Rd, Farmingdale, NY 11735, (516) 293- 9246.

NEW YORK - Staten Island
 
Staten Island Bonsai Society. Meets at Blue Heron Nature Center, 222 Poillon Ave, Staten Island each second Tuesday at 7:30PM. Contacts: Vito Morongiello, 718-984-9739 or Kevin Kilkenny.


NEW YORK - Farmingdale
 
Farmingdale Chapter of Bonsai Society of Greater New York. Meets at Greenhouse, S.U.N.Y., Farmingdale, second Friday, 8:00 PM.

NEW YORK - Long Island
 
Long Island Bonsai Society. Meets at Planting Fields, Upper Brookville, NY, second Monday each month except Jan/Feb meetings on second Sunday at 11:00 AM. Pre-meeting workshops at 7:00 PM. Website: longislandbonsai.org

 

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Re: New York City
« Reply #2 on: October 11, 2012, 07:03 PM »
if you don't mind driving to Greenwich i would contact mike pollock at Yama Ki Bonsai Society they are all very nice people and good amount of knowledge
 

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Re: New York City
« Reply #3 on: October 12, 2012, 06:19 AM »
You could also drive a few miles to New Jersey and go to the Great Swamp Bonsai Society, they meet on Tuesday evenings.
http://www.arboretumfriends.org/gsbonsai/index.htm

Remember, no matter which club you join, you don't have to go to every meeting. Yes, yo may have to drive a few miles and invest some time in travel but the knowledge you can gain is worth it.

Jay