Akebono Bonsai Club*
Social Media: Facebook
Meeting Day: 1st Friday
Time: 7:30PM
Location: Palo Alto Buddhist Temple (Issei Hall) 2751 Louis Road, Palo Alto 94303
Club Email: akebonobonsai@gmail.com
Club Contact: Bill Tsuchida, President, 408-857-5463, 408-245-2739, 1658 Martin Ave., Sunnyvale, CA 94087
Contact Email:bill.tsuchida@gmail.com

Bay Area Bonsai Associates
Meeting Day: 2nd Saturday
Time: 9:30AM
Location: Lakeside Garden Center, 666 Bellevue Ave, Oakland, CA 94610
Club Contact: John Roehl, President, (707) 827-3206, PO Box 365, Graton, CA 95444
Contact Email:bigbluemoon@comcast.net

Bay Area Satsuki Aikokai
Meeting Day: 4th Thursday
Time: 7:30PM
Location: Lakeside Garden Center, 666 Bellevue Ave, Oakland, CA 94610
Club Contact: Chris Ross, President
Contact Email:Mckassoc@yahoo.com

Bay Area Shohin Society
Meeting Day: 3rd Sunday
Time: 1:00PM
Location: Carlton Corners, 299 Carlton, San Bruno,CA 94066

Bay Island Bonsai
Club Website: bayislandbonsai.com
Meeting Day: 1st Tuesday
Time: 7:30PM
Location: First Congressional Church, 1912 Central Ave, Alameda, CA 94501
Club Contact: Morten Wellhaven, President, PO Box 336, Hayward, CA 94543
Club Contact: Boon Manakitivipart
Contact Email:boon@bonsaiboon.com

Bonsai Artists Association
Meeting Day: Various Times (call)
Time:
Location: Various Locations
Club Contact: Kathy Shaner, Founder, (408) 772-1020, 5669 Snell Ave #348, San Jose, CA 95123
Contact Email:takesumi1@gmail.com

Bonsai Society of San Francisco*
Club Website: bssf.org
Social Media: Instagram
Meeting Day: 2nd Thursday
Time: 7:30PM
Location: San Francisco County Fair Building (Hall of Flowers), 1199 9th Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94122
Club Contact: Samuel Tan, President, (603) 276-5994
Contact Email:samueltan@gmail.com
Club Contact: Eric Schrader, Website Maintenance, (415) 823-7984
Contact Email:eric@phutu.com

California Shohin Society
Meeting Day: Shohin Seminar Bianually
Location: Santa Nella, CA
Club Contact: Gordon Deeg, President, (650) 325-2729, (650) 619-3187, 196 Encinel Ave, Atherton, CA 94027
Contact Email:gdbonsai90@gmail.com

East Bay Bonsai Society*
Club Website: eastbaybonsai.org
Meeting Day: 2nd Wednesday
Time: 7:30PM
Location: Lakeside Park Garden Center, 666 Bellevue Ave, Oakland, CA 94610
Club Contact: Lisa Harper, President, (510) 220-3339, 157 Kimberling Heights Drive, Oakland CA 94619
Contact Email:lisaharper@me.com
Club Contact: Pat Cahill, Treasurer, 510-547-0831, 4933 Cochrane Ave., Oakland, CA 94618

Electric Termites Bonsai Club*
Meeting Day: 1st Sunday
Time: 9:00AM
Location: Kathi Page’s Home, 284 Sequoia Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080
Club Contact: Kathi Page, President, 650-873-1480, 284 Sequoia Ave, South San Francisco, CA 94080
Contact Email:drjin@aol.com

Kusamura Bonsai Club*
Club Website: Kusamurabonsai.org
Meeting Day: 3rd Friday (no meeting in August)
Time: 7:00PM
Location: St. Marks Episcopal Church, 600 Colorado Ave, Palo Alto, CA 94306
Club Email: info@kusamurabonsai.org
Club Contact: Hal Jerman, Treasurer, (408) 568-7791, 3056 Ramona St, Palo Alto, CA 94306
Contact Email:hjerman@sbcglobal.net

Midori Bonsai Club
Club Website: midoribonsai.org
Social Media: Facebook
Meeting Day: 1st Thursday
Time: 7:30PM
Location: Good Samaritan Episcopal Church, 15040 Union Ave, San Jose, CA 95124
Second Meeting Day: 3rd Thursday
Second Time: 7:00PM
Second Location: St. Edwards Episcopal Church, 15040 Union Ave, San Jose, CA 95124
Club Mailing Address: Midori Bonsai Club, P.O. Box 24097, San Jose, CA
Club Contact: John Thompson, Treasurer, (408) 371-7737, (408) 966-6220, 4873 Clydelle Ave, San Jose, CA 95124
Contact Email:jtbonsai@gmail.com
Club Contact: Jack Christiansen, President, (408) 280-7539

San Jose Betsuin Bonsai Club
Club Website: sanjosebonsai.org
Meeting Day: 2nd Tuesday except June July & December
Time: 7:30PM
Location: San Jose Buddhist Church Betsuin, 640 N. 5th St, San Jose, CA 95112
Second Meeting Day: 4th Tuesday
Second Time: 7:30PM
Second Location: San Jose Buddhist Church Betsuin, 640 N. 5th St, San Jose, CA 95112
Club Contact: Bob Shatsky, Vice-President, (408) 649-4928, (408) 353-3239, 21675 Dorothy Way, Los Gatos, CA 95033
Club Contact: Susan Yea, Vice-President, (408) 464-7340, 3085 Vesuvius Lane, San Jose, CA 95132
Contact Email:saxxysue57@sbcglobal.net

San Mateo Bonsai Club*
Meeting Day: 1st Friday
Time: 7:00PM
Location: San Mateo Gardener’s Assoc. Hall, 503 E. 5th Ave, San Mateo, CA 94402
Second Meeting Day: last Tuesday month – no meetings Jan, Feb, March & Dec
Second Time: 7:00PM
Second Location: Location: San Mateo Gardener’s Assoc. Hall, 503 E. 5th Ave, San Mateo, CA 94402
Club Contact: Sam Tachibana, Treasurer, (650) 548-9470, 19 Crystal Spring Road, #7, San Mateo, CA 94402
Contact Email: bonsaism123@gmail.com

Sei Boku Bonsai Kai, Inc.*
Club Website: seibokubonsai.org
Meeting Day: 4th Wednesday
Time: 7:30PM
Location: San Mateo Garden Center, 605 Parkside Way, San Mateo, CA 94403
Club Email: seibokubonsaikai@yahoo.com
Club Address: PO Box 4463, Foster City, CA 94404
Club Contact: Steve Iwaki, President, (650) 703-9234
Contact Email: steve@iwakibonsai.com
Club Contact: Randi Keppeler

Suiseki Societies of Northern California*
Club Website: SuisekiNorCal.com
Meeting Day: Varies - see website
Time: 7:30PM
Location: Lakeside Park Garden Center, 666 Bellevue Ave., Oakland, CA 94610
Club Contact: Richard Offeman, Treasurer, 2147 Whippoorwill Court, Pinole, CA 94564
Contact Email:suisekitreasurer@gmail.com
Club Contact: Brent Meran, President, (925) 726-5652, 115 Clear Creek Ct, Martinez, CA 94553
Contact Email:williambmeran@hotmail.com

Valley Bonsai Society
Club Website: Vallleybonsaisociety.com
Social Media: Facebook and Instagram
Meeting Day: 3rd Saturday
Time: 2:00PM
Location: Alden Lane Nursery, 981 Alden Ln, Livermore, CA 94551
Club Contact: Charles Harder, President, (925) 980-3438, 438 Starling Ave, Livermore, CA 94551
Club Contact: Sam Tachibana, Treasurer, (650) 548-9470, 19 Crystal Spring Road, #7, San Mateo, CA 94402
Contact Email: Bonsainut@comcast.net

Yamato Bonsai Kai*
Club Website: yamatobonsai.org
Meeting Day: 3rd Tuesday
Time: 7:30PM
Location: Eden Japanese Community Center, 710 Elgin St, San Lorenzo, CA 94580
Club Contact: Vern Smith, Vice-President, (510) 378-9150, 461 Emerson St., Fremont, CA 94539
Contact Email:irishfishboy@yahoo.com
Club Contact: Michael Butler, President, (510) 917-3592, 15020 Endicott St., San Leandro, CA 94579
Contact Email:mbutler639@gmail.com


*Member of Golden State Bonsai Federation