4th Annual Day of Bonsai

Smith Gilbert Gardens bonsai
When:
November 11, 2017 @ 9:30 am – 2:00 pm
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Where:
Smith-Gilbert Gardens
2382 Pine Mountain Rd
Kennesaw, GA 30152
USA
Cost:
Event Included with General Admission
Contact:
Anna Bell King
770-919-0248
Smith Gilbert Gardens bonsai

Photo credit Sarah Slavik

Smith-Gilbert Gardens will host its 4th Annual Day of Bonsai on Saturday, November 11th from 9AM-2PM. Garden staff and Bonsai Study Group volunteers will showcase an impressive collection of bonsai, among the top 25 in the country!

The event features demonstrations by renowned bonsai expert Rodney Clemons.

“Bonsai is a timeless art that appeals to all ages. Watching our bonsai curator, Rodney Clemons, take an ordinary tree and transform it into a tree that captures the imagination is a remarkable process!” stated Ann Parsons, Executive Director at Smith-Gilbert Gardens.

“Plus, we’ve added some new activities to the Day of Bonsai this year and we will be unveiling our new bonsai educational exhibit,” she continued.

Japanese inspired arts and crafts projects for the whole family will be featured (small fee; cash only). Select bonsai will be auctioned as a fundraiser. Guests will also enjoy perusing a selection of trees, pots, tools, books and more for purchase.

Admission is $7 for adults, $6 for seniors and military, $5 for children ages 6 – 12; children 5 and under are free with parent or grandparent. Garden members are admitted for free.

 

Day of Bonsai 2017

 

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THE GARDENS WILL BE CLOSED UNTIL TUESDAY, DECEMBER 19TH FOR WINTER STORM CLEAN UP

Tuesday - Saturday
9:00am - 4:00pm
LAST ENTRY AT 3:15 pm
Sunday & Monday Closed

*Dogs and other pets are not allowed on the garden premises, with the exception of service animals. *

2017 Holiday Hours

  • Thanksgiving
    11/23-11/24 - CLOSED  
    11/25 - Open regular hours
  • Christmas
    12/22-12/23-CLOSED
  • Admission

    Adults $7
    Seniors (age 60+)
    Military
    KSU Student
    $6
    Children, ages 6-12
    (with family)
    $5
    Children, ages 5 and younger
    (with family)
    Free
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