2018 Society Events

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.

Date/Time

Event

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.
Saturday Mar
Apr
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.
Jul
Wednesday, Aug 1     Submissions deadline (YTHS members only) for third 2018 GEPPO.
Aug No Meeting.
Sep
Oct
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