About the Blue Ridge Bonsai Society
The Blue Ridge Bonsai Society became an approved 501(c)(3) non-profit organization as of Nov. 8, 2015, so contributions to the Society are tax-deductible.
Officers for 2020 - 2021
President: Peggy Snow
Vice-President: Chris Pazoles
Treasurer: Tom Snow (until Sept, 2020), Rebecca Ayers (from Oct, 2020 on)
Secretary: Pam Van Tassel
Webmaster: Jane Lovett Program Chairman: Chris Pazoles
Board of Directors for 2020 - 2021
The Board of Directors includes all current officers, the immediate
Past President, Jesse McMahon, the Webmaster, Program Chairman, and the following At Large Member: Felix Laughlin.
Please send all questions about our club or activities and any problems with the website or corrections or suggestions to:
Asheville Botanical Gardens
151 W. T, Weaver Boulevard
Asheville, NC 28804
From Downtown Asheville: Take Broadway/Merrimon Avenue (US 25) north for approximately 1.5 miles to the traffic light at W.T. Weaver Blvd. Turn left. Pass the entrance to University of North Carolina Asheville (UNCA) at the traffic circle. Entrance to Gardens is the about .2 mile on the right.
From the South (Hendersonville) Take I-26 West. As you approach Asheville, I-26 will be joined by I-240. Continue to follow signs for I-26 (future I-26) Once the road begins to cross the Smokey Mountain Bridge, move IMMEDIATELY into the left lane. Take LEFT Exit 4A. Go to Exit 25 which comes up quickly. At the bottom of exit ramp turn right. At second traffic light, turn left on to W.T. Weaver Blvd. BGA's parking lot is first driveway on left.
From the North (Weaverville) Take I-26 East to Exit 25. At the bottom of exit ramp turn left. At second traffic light, turn left on to W.T. Weaver Blvd. BGA's parking lot is first driveway on left.