Chapter # 215 The Netherlands

We are pleased to welcome you

at our activities for the new season 2023-2024

If you are interested in taking part in one of our meetings we kindly request you to send a registration mail to our President  Mr. J. Brouwers at: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. unless otherwise stated

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Program 2023-2024

Saturday 2nd of September 2023

In the morning the AGM is in Huis van Eemnes. After lunch Mrs. Anke Verhoeven, Sogetsu first grade Ikkyu Shihan Somu, gives an interesting Sogetsu demonstration  and after that a challenging Sogetsu workshop.

Exhibition 3-5th of November 2023

In Huis van Eemnes we celebrate the 40th Anniversary of Ikebana International Netherlands # 215. All members are invited to join this exhibition.

Saturday 4th of November 2023

A meeting in Huis van Eemnes for celebrating the Anniversary. 

Saturday 20th of January 2024

New Years meeting.

Saturday 6th of April 2024

Spring Meeting with 2 workshops.

Saturday 25th of Mai 2024

End of Season 2023-2024.


Program 2022-2023

Wednesday 26th of January 2022

This New Year's meeting has been postponed due to corona measures to Saturday 19th of March.

Saturday 19th of March 2022

The postponed New Year's meeting. We are going to visit museum Singer in Laren with an interesting guided tour and a festive lunch. After  lunch  Mr. Arie Huisman with Monpyo of Ikenobo Sokakan a second grade professor, will give an Ikenobo workshop in Huis van Eemnes. Partners and introduces are welcome. 

Wednesday 11th of May 2022

End of Season 2021-2022 in "Huis van Eemnes" with two workshops. Mr. Jeroen Vermaas, Master of the Ichiyo school,  will give an inspiring Ichiyo workshop. After lunch Mrs. Anne-Riet Vugts, Sogetsu Branch Director, will give an interesting Sogetsu workshop. 

Floriade 5-17th of August 2022 in Almere

Ikebana International is at the Floriade  in the Japan pavilion with an Ikebana exhibition together with NIV ( the Dutch Ikebana  Association).

Wednesday 31th of August 2020

In the morning the AGM is in "Huis van Eemnes". After lunch Mr. Jeroen Vermaas, Master of the Ichiyo school gives an interesting Ichyo demonstration  and an inspiring Ichyo workshop.

Saturday 12th of November 2022

Mr. Dave van Gompel, Master of lacquer Tokyo University of Arts,  and Mrs. Mariëlle van Strijp, Sogetsu teacher ,will surprise us with a  very special meeting. We will work with lacquer from Japan. 

Saturday 14th of January 2023

New Year's meeting. We will visit Museum Voorlinden in Wassenaar. After a festive  lunch we will visit  the retrospective exhibition  of  the Italian arte-povera artist Guiseppe Penone with a guide.  Sculptures, installations, drawings and photos will stimulate our senses. Partners and guests are welcome.

Saturday 1st of April 2023

An Ikenobo and an Ohara workshop will be given this meeting.

Saturday 20th of Mai 2023

End of seasons. We will have a guided tour at the Biesbosch.