Indianapolis Bonsai Club


The Indianapolis Bonsai Club was founded in 1968 to promote interest in and appreciation of Bonsai. Our members are a diverse group of individuals with a wide range of skills and expertise.

Club meetings are the first Wednesday of every month and are held at the Garfield Park Conservatory on the near south side of Indianapolis. Meetings begin at 7:00 p.m. Annual dues are $25. For more information, complete and submit the "contact us" form. 

Our next meeting will be on Wednesday, August 7th at 7PM.  The topic of this meeting will positive bonsai critiques.  Bring in a bonsai for critique and we will give you positive advice on improving your tree.

The Indiana State Fair Bonsai show will be at the Purdue Agriculture & Horticulture Building at the Fairgrounds from Friday, August 2nd through Saturday, August 10th.  We need trees for the display and people to volunteer at the information table.  Any resident of Indiana can display a tree at this event.  To volunteer, please contact Steve Dick, our Membership Coordinator.   His contact information can be found by using the "Contact Us"  tab at the top of this page.  Click below go get a registration form for entering a bonsai in to the State Fair Bonsai Show.

2019 State Fair Bonsai Show Entry Form

Several IBC member trees have been on display at the Indianapolis Museum of Art. Click on the photo below to see the display trees.