Workshops & Programs

2020 Events

January 16th: Anniversary Lunch.

Sakura Home: 11:30 am.

March 26th-29th: Orchid Show Exhibition.

More information to come.

April 16th: Regular Program.

Morning workshop: Karen Napoli, Ichiyo School.

Afternoon program: DVD of last II World Convention in Okinawa.

Evening workshop: Fauzia Jamshed, Hijiri Ikenobo.

May 16th-17th: Bonsai Show

More information to come.

May 21st: Regular Program

Morning program: Yasuko Spence, Hijiri Ikenobo.

Afternoon program: Tai Chi, John Wagner, instructor.

Evening program: Saskia Eller, Ohara.

June 18th: Regular Program/Annual Meeting

Morning program: Ann Nash, Ichiyho

Potluck lunch/Annual Meeting

Afternoon program: Cloverwood Seniors join us at 1:30 for an afternoon of Ikebana.

Evening workshop: Jerome Cushman, Ichiyo

Ginza: Karen Napoli, Host

2019 Events

  • Morning workshop (10 am to noon):Sas kia Eller.
  • Lunch (noon to 1 pm): BYO, business and board meeting.
  • Afternoon program (1 to 2 pm): Mr. Niraj Lama, tea artist from Leaf Tea Bar which made CNN’s list of the 11 best tea houses. Teas will be available for tasting and sale (Think holiday presents).

All member exhibition at the Eastview Mall from 12 noon to 6 pm. Arrangements by chapter members and opportunities for children to make ikebana arrangements to take home. Please save tuna cans to use as containers and bring clean tuna cans to meetings. As part of our public education objective to stimulate, cultivate and perpetuate the study of ikebana, all members are invited to participate and have fun.

  • Morning workshop (10 am to noon): Faye Phillips.
  • Lunch (noon to 1 pm): BYO, business and board meeting.
  • Afternoon program (1 to 2 pm): Mini containers for the holidays (Faye Phillips)

  • Morning workshop (10 am to noon): Gail Newman.
  • Lunch (noon to 1 pm): BYO, business and board meeting.
  • Afternoon program (1 to 2 pm): How to start a bonsai (Bonsai Society of Upstate New York).
  • Evening workshop (7 to 9 PM): Gail Newman.

2018 Event: Eastview Mall Exhibition

Meeting Location: Hubbell Hall at First Baptist Church, Rochester
(see map below)