Bowie Senior Bonsai Club


The Bowie Senior Bonsai Club
is a program of the
Bowie Senior Center
14900 Health Center Drive
Bowie, MD 20716


2019 Annual Show
Wednesday, October, 16
9:00 am to 12:00 Noon

At the August meeting, Dr. Hung carefully reviewed the bonsai plants that the various members brought in and offered suggestions for pruning, repotting, watering and general care. The photo below is from the August meeting.


Members at the annual Bowie Sennior Center Bonsai Show on October 14, 2015. The show was very well attended and over 35 plants were on display.


The Bonsai Club of the Bowie Senior Center was organized in 2010 by Dr. Akey Hung. Dr. Hung continues to be its mentor. The club meets the third Wednesday of the month at the Bowie Senior Center at 2:00 pm, except December, January and February. Membership is open to all Senior Center members. Membership at the Bowie Senior Center is free to all seniors over the age of 55.

New members are always welcome and no previous experince with bonsai is necessary. The club focuses on teaching bonsai horticulture, training techniques, as well as the artistic aspects of bonsai. Meetings consist of demonstrations, discussions, and "hands-on" work on members' bonsai.