Using real bonsai trees and a presentation, Neil will discuss a brief history of bonsai, the essentials of bonsai horticulture and aesthetics, and why these trees appeal to the human eye.

Join us in exploring the world of Bonsai with this lecture:

Location: JFG Activity Room
Date & Time: Saturday Sept. 14 | 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Fee: $15 JFG Members, $20 Non-members
If purchasing 2 or more tickets, 10% discount will be applied.

We will also be raffling off one bonsai tree at the end.

Photo by Bonsai Mira, Artist Ryan Neil

Photo by Bonsai Mira, Artist Ryan Neil

Photo by Bonsai Mira, Artist Ryan Neil

Photo by Bonsai Mira, Artist Ryan Neil

Meet the Instructor: Neil Auwarter

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Instructor Bio

Neil Auwarter is curator of the JFG’s bonsai collection and a member of the San Diego Bonsai Club.

If you are interested in learning more about BONSAI:

San Diego Bonsai Club
https://www.sandiegobonsaiclub.com/

The San Diego Bonsai Club is one of the oldest clubs in the state of California. It was founded in 1965 as a non-profit California 501(c)(3) organization. Our mission is to provide our members with a forum to exchange information, learn, teach and promote the art of bonsai through lectures, classes, workshops, demonstrations, field trips.