Pacific Northwest bonsai clubs to gather in Vancouver
The Pacific Northwest Bonsai Clubs Association 2012 Convention will be held Friday–Sunday, Sept. 14–16, at the Vancouver Hilton Hotel, 301 West Sixth St., Vancouver, Wash. The times are 1–4 p.m. on Friday, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. on Saturday and 9 a.m.–noon on Sunday. The convention will feature a world class bonsai exhibit, classes, a bonsai marketplace and demonstrations and workshops by renowned bonsai artists Marco Invernizzi, Peter Warren, Ted Matson and Scott Elser. The convention is open to the general public for a $5 admission fee. For details, call 503-504-7760 or log on to www.portlandbonsai.org.