Topic: Gary Charneia of Kyoto Bonsai will talk about the history and development of the art of bonsai. What is bonsai, the secret of keeping trees dwarfed, what materials are suitable. The ideas behind zen and the spirit of balance. Mr Charneia will bring a selection of starter plants as well as some finished bonsai, for members who may wish to purchase.
Location: White Fence Farm, 1376 Joliet Road, Romeoville IL (815) 838-1152
Diinner: Farm Chicken OR Fried Shrimp served with baked potato, bean salad, cole slaw, cottage cheese, pickled beets, corn fritters, and ice cream for dessert with coffee.
Directions: From Chicago: Take I-55 south to Joliet Rd or take 355 to I-55 south, exit Joliet road. Proceed 2 miles south. From Joliet: Take I-55 north to Rt 53 south to Joliet Rd.
Please make your dinner reservations by NOON on Tuesday,
May 15, by calling the Clubs voice mail at (312) 409-2081 or E-mail at
The dinner cost is $20.00 per person. Checks are preferred. Late reservations cannot be guaranteed. Dinner starts at 7:00 PM. Meeting starts at 8:00 PM
The May 20th Spring Auction will be at The Growing Place. Bob Mucerino has bags for purchase and will also have them at the May MPKS Meeting. You may contact Bob at email@example.com. Volunteers are also needed to help out. Please contact Bob if you are able to volunteer.