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


  • June 11: Robert Wofford guides us on our Chinese elm journey

    June's meeting will be devoted to the third installment of the club’s elm project. Robert Wofford will guide members through pruning this go-round, so don’t forget your tree and tools.

    If you don’t have a club project elm, bring a deciduous tree or two to work on. Spring is definitely here and everything is growing fast!



  • June 20: 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.