The Willamette Valley Bonsai Society
meets monthly on the second Tuesday, at 7:00 p.m.

Willamette Heritage Center
1313 Mill St SE
Suite 200
Salem, OR.
(scroll down for driving directions)

There is plenty of parking available.

Our meetings are educational, with featured speakers and workshops. They are designed for beginners and experienced alike.

Take advantage of our open invitation to all members (and guests) to bring in a tree or two, to get an opinion or advice from our experienced members. Bring trees between 6:30 and 7:00, prior to the meeting. Or just bring your current project to show off and inspire the other members.


Conifer Connection
Meets monthly on the third Thursday, at 7:00 p.m.

This is an informal workshop for members, to gather and work together on projects, sharing advice, ideas, and a some laughs.

There are no Conifer Connection meetings in July, August, or December.



Meeting Calendar 2019


  • October 8:
    The October meeting of the Willamette Valley Bonsai Society will be devoted to the final installment of our year long elm project. Robert Wofford will cover end of year pruning, preparations for winter, and long term styling considerations. Bring your elm and tools and be ready for a great evening on October 8.


  • October 16: Conifer Connection
    Our monthly informal gathering to work on our own trees, share our knowledge, and get expert guidance.









Photos from the March 17-19 WVBS Yard, Garden and Home Show, in Salem at the State Fairgrounds. 


WVBS table at the Cherry Blossom Day at the Capitol on Saturday, March 18.

Photos from exhibit.