Our monthly meetings, typically at 7 p.m. on the 4th Monday of each month, are usually held in the Community room or activity room of St. Mary’s Woods, 1257 Marywood Ln., Richmond, VA, 23229. Please check the individual event listings on the calendar for changes,updates and details.

We are happy to announce that the RBS web page now has the ability to accept online payments for paid workshops, activities, and MEMBERSHIP. You can use any credit or dept card or a Paypal account now via the Membership, Event Registration, and Purchases Page.


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Aug. 27          Regular Meeting on Displaying bonsai with Jim Ford @ St. Mary's Woods
Aug 27 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

RBS member Jim Ford will be discuss how to prep your tree for display, how to prepare your pot for display, and how to select the proper stand. In addition, Jim will also discuss the importance of scrolls and other objects that are critical to a successful formal bonsai display or Tokonoma.  If you want to boost your knowledge on bonsai display, there are quite a few articles on the internet and here’s a link of interest:

In addition, we will be making preparations for the Fall Show. 

This meeting will take place in the Community Room of St. Mary’s Woods at 7 pm. If you have trees that you want help or advice on, please come about 6:00.

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Annual Fall Bonsai Show @ The Great Big Green House
Sep 15 @ 9:00 am – Sep 16 @ 5:00 pm

RBS’s bonsai show will be held at the Great Big Greenhouse on September 15 & 16. RBS Members will display trees, do demonstrations, answer questions, and help customers with bonsai needs.

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