GSBF Upcoming Events

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February 6, 2021 Arcadia, California

Baikoen Bonsai Kenkyukai: 57th Winter Silhouettes Show and online Auction. In lieu of an actual show, there will be a virtual YouTube video, premiering on February 6, 2021 at 9:00 a.m. Deciduous trees from club members and invited Guest Exhibitors will be on display. A short narrative of the trees, interesting facts and its owner will be presented by Tom Lau and Joe Galgoul. The Nagata-Komai Award for excellence of instruction and encouragement in the art of bonsai will be announced. In addition, an on-line auction of bonsai plants and related items will be held between February 1 - 6, 2021. For more information please visit the Baikoen Bonsai Club Facebook page, our website at or contact Joe Galgoul at

February 27, 2021 San Marino, CA

Annual Huntington Bonsai-A-Thon: The Golden State Bonsai Federation presents its annual Huntington Bonsai-A-Thon virtually this year (due to COVID restrictions). In the morning, Ted Matson, curator of the bonsai collection at The Huntington, hosts video tours of the bonsai courts, the Ben Oki Bonsai Nursery, and the “Lifelines/Timelines” bonsai exhibition. In the afternoon, Phillip E. Bloom, the June and Simon K.C. Li Curator of the Chinese Garden and Director of the Center of East Asian Garden Studies, introduces the garden’s new penjing court and discusses the history of this art form. Both sessions include time for questions from audience members. This event will be held online via Zoom. A Zoom link will be sent to attendees in their registration confirmation email. For more information visit our website at, email or call 626-405-3503.

New Magazine Submission Deadlines, effective October 1, 2019

Winter issue Deadline is December 1
Spring issue Deadline is March 1
Summer issue Deadline is June 1
Fall issue Deadline is September 1

It is recommended that all club events be submitted early enough to be posted in two issues of the Golden Statements Magazine.

Please promote your upcoming club calendar events in this free listing and Golden Statements Magazine by submitting the details to the Editor, Golden Statements Magazine, at