Planned Events of the Yuki Teikei Haiku Society (YTHS)
2018 Meetings and Events
Subject to changes, please check this page regularly for the latest information.
|Monday, Jan 1||Yuki Teikei Haiku Society membership dues are payable. Domestic and Canada $32; Seniors, $26; International $40; International Seniors $31. Mail check to Toni Homan, 9457 Mereoak Circle, Elk Grove, CA 95758.
Membership form and more details can be found here.
|Saturday, Jan 13 1 PM – 4 PM||YTHS Meeting, the Firehouse, San Jose History Park. Newcomers and guests are welcome. We will enjoy a ginko, share poems, and then participate in a workshop on members poems, written either before the meeting or on the ginko. Directions to the History Park.|
|Thursday, Feb 1||Submissions deadline (YTHS members only) for first 2018 GEPPO.
|Saturday, Feb 10 1 PM – 4 PM||YTHS Meeting, the Firehouse, San Jose History Park. Newcomers and guests are welcome. Joan Zimmerman will present a program on gender in haiku. Directions to the History Park.|
|Monday, May 1||Submissions deadline (YTHS members only) for second 2018 GEPPO.
|Saturday May 12 1 PM – 4 PM||Haiku in the Park, at the Okayama room at Kelley Park, San Jose|
|Saturday June 16 1 PM – 4 PM
|Haiga (haiku with art) Workshop; hosted by Carolyn Fitz at her home in the redwoods. Materials for collage, painting, and sumi-e will be available. Come with haiku, a bag lunch, and any art supplies that you would like play with while creating haiga. Please bring a peanut-free dish to share.
For further directions, please consult GEPPO.
|Wednesday, Aug 1||Submissions deadline (YTHS members only) for third 2018 GEPPO.
|Thursday, Nov 1||Submissions deadline (YTHS members only) for fourth 2018 GEPPO.
|Friday Nov 9 through Monday Nov 12||YTHS Haiku Retreat at Asilomar Conference Center, Monterey Peninsula. Newcomers welcome. Set in a beautiful natural landscape. Opportunities to learn from other experienced poets and artists. More details to follow.|
|Saturday Dec 8||YTHS Holiday Party at the home of Judith and Lou Schallberger|