Bonsai Class

Beginners Welcome!
A Japanese black pine bonsai tree begun in 1949 grows to this day --- Image by © Royalty-Free/Corbis

Dates & Time:
Wednesday, May 31 & June 7,  7:00-9:30 pm

Fee: $50 + 5% Facility Fee (General) , $42.50 (Members) for 2 sessions, plus $45 for materials (collected on day of class)

Registration: 604.777.7000 /

Learn how to develop, transform, and care for your bonsai from a master. All levels welcome – instructions are simple, fun, and easy to follow. Tools provided during class and everyone will go home with their own bonsai!

Instructor Bio: Tak Yamaura is a graduate of the horticulture program at Kyoto University in Japan. He studied under Toshio Kawamoto, founder of the school’s plant science study. Yamaura is considered one of the top bonsai instructors in North America.


NOTE TO PATRONS: Effective May 1, 2015, patrons of NNMCC-operated programs have the option of purchasing a Membership to enjoy a 15% year-round discount on program fees, or paying a mandatory 5% FACILITY ENHANCEMENT FEE for each registered program. Thank you for your support of Nikkei Centre.