Bonsai Clinic

Learn how to maintain a traditional Japanese miniature tree like a pro.

Bonsai professional Adam Jones provides owners with expert advice on styling and keeping their cherished bonsai trees healthy.

Members are free to bring in their trees for a “checkup” and receive personalized tips on pruning and styling to achieve the desired aesthetic.

Founder of Tree House Bonsai in Ibaraki Prefecture, Adam Jones is a Nippon Bonsai Association-certified professional and a member of the Nippon Bonsai Growers Cooperative. The American apprenticed for five years under Hatsuji Kato and his son, Haruhiko, at Manseien in Saitama, one of the top three bonsai gardens in the world. Jones is recognized both for his technical ability and artistic expression.


  • Oct 31
  • 10am–12pm
  • Beate Sirota Gordon & Haru Reischauer classrooms
  • ¥10,000
  • Non-Connections members are charged an additional registration fee of ¥3,500 (waived for Connections members).
  • Cancellation deadline: Oct 24
  • Contact the Connections Office about class availability after registration has closed.