The Peterborough Garden Show




   JOAN GREENWAY is a retired teacher-consultant for  special education from Courtice, Ontario, Canada and has been enjoying Bonsai for more than 30 years.

   The very active Matsuyama Bonsai Society of Durham Region,Ontario,was founded by Joan in 1987.  Since then, Joan has been on the executive committee, serving twice as President over the years and is presently the Publicity and Communications  Officer.

   Joan is extremely involved and enthusiastic in promoting bonsai and enjoys writing, both for local club newsletters and for Bonsai CIub International (BCI).   In addition to delivering talks to various garden, cultural, and social clubs, Joan frequently travels, visiting shows and collections around the world, including Canada, England, the US, Vietnam and Japan. 

     Joan has been a BCI ambassador since 1997 and  has been a member of the BCI board for six  years.

     She  maintains and styles about 35 bonsai  in her small garden.