Meeting Dates and Topics for 2017 - Meeting time 7PM unless noted
Meeting times and programs - subject to change - Check the newsletter or this posting each month. Each meeting includes time for discussion and questions. Come join us! If you have any suggestions for programs, please give one of the officers a call.
January 2 Making Maple Syrup at Home by Troy Leibengood
February 6 Open Topic What you should be doing with your hives!
March 4 Tri-County Beekeepers Workshop, Wooster, OH.
Register early see home page for their website.
March 6 Pancake w/ maple syrup and Sausage Potluck 6 PM Bring a dish to share. GUEST SPEAKER, will be Dr. Jim Tew, Auburn University (retired from OSU) Topic -Okay, what is a healthy hive?
April 3 Troy Leibengood does presentation on swarming
May 1 Troy Leibengood speaks on bee diseases (Troy has to work/Program will be changed.)
June 5 Speakers Amanda Osborne and Jacqueline Kowalski on Honey labeling and Sales
July 3 - Comb honey production and creamed honey making by John Schick
August 7 Richard Brutsche will do a program on bee hive rescues from homes.
September 3 - PICNIC and FIELD DAY - Extracting Honey, demonstrations of equipment, and other fall bee activities - Time 1-5PM at Tom Rathbun's home, Clyde, Ohio Location Map
October 2- Open Topic - (Pass out bears for food bank project)
November 6 Officer Nominations - Labeling honey bears for food banks
December 4 Christmas Pot Luck and Elections - 6 PM