Austin Bonsai Society
Austin Bonsai Society

Calendar of Events

Club Meetings occur on the Second Wednesday of each month at 7:00 p.m.

Club Workshop Meetings occur on the Third Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m.

Club Board Meetings occur on the Third Tuesday of each month and are open to any who would like to come.  Held in the Zilker Library at 7:00 p.m.

Zilker Botanical Garden Center

2220 Barton Springs Rd.
Austin, Texas


January 9th, 7:00pm - 9:00pm

   The Magic of Soil and Water Tables with Chuck Ware

January 15th 7:00pm – 9:00pm

   ABS Member’s Workshop

   BYOT workshop

February 13th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   DIY Yamadori and containers 

   with Brandon and Mike

February 19th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   ABS Member’s Workshop


March 13th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   Forest Plantings with Joey McCoy

March 19th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   ABS Member’s Workshop

   Forest Plantings

April 10th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   Suiseki - Appreciation of Stones with Marlon Chen

April 16th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   ABS Member’s Workshop

   ABS Show Prep

May 8th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   Stands and Displays with Austin Heitzman

May 21th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   ABS Member’s Workshop


May 18th - 19th 10:00am – 5:00pm

   ABS Annual May Show

   Zilker Bontanical Garden

June 12th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   Conifers with the Smiths

June 18th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   ABS Member’s Workshop

   Supplied root over rock workshop

July 10th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   Deadwood Carving with Jennifer Price

July 16th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   ABS Member’s Workshop

   Scroll workshop with Alisan

August 14th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   Cascade Styling with Yvonne Padilla

August 21st  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   ABS Member’s Workshop

   Bring your own Tropical tree

September 11th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   Deciduous Styling with Andrew Robson

September 17th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   BYOT workshop

October 9th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   Annual Auction

October 15th  7:30pm – 9:00pm
   Taming the Cedar elm with Kathy Shaner


November 13th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   Holidays Party

November 20th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   No ABS Member Workshop

December 14th  7:30pm – 9:00pm

   No meetings/workshops

   Enjoy the holidays!