Friday, August 28, 2015

September 10th, 2015 Meeting Details



Our September meeting will feature long-time beekeeper Claude Hoard, who will speak about what he currently does year round to maintain a healthy and productive population of bees in our local area.  We will begin with a pot-luck dinner, followed by a brief business meeting, and will end with questions and answers after Claude’s presentation.  You are welcome to join us for any or all parts of the meeting that interest you.  

7:00 pm              Pot-Luck Dinner:  Please bring a dish to share.

7:35 pm              Business Meeting

8:00 pm              Presentation:  Year-Round Strategies for the Bennington County Beekeeper with Claude Hoard

Location:           The Crispe Room in the Vermont Veterans Home
                           325 North Street
                           Bennington VT 05201


For more information, please contact Julie Cassiday

at jcassida@williams.edu or 802-447-1194.

Thursday, July 30, 2015

Thursday Sept 10th meeting preliminary itinerary

September Club meeting will be on Thursday, Sept.10 at 7 PM, at our usual location, the Vermont Veterans Home in Bennington.  

Claude Hoard has agreed to offer a presentation about year round strategies.  Meeting will begin at 7 PM with a Potluck meal, followed by our business meeting at 7:35 and the presentation by Claude. 

Bring your questions and a dish to share for the potluck meal. 


August 6, 2015 meeting details - note time and location

August meeting on the 6th will begin at 5:30 and take place at 173 Pratt Road in Pownal, (home of Jeanne Davis)
open hive inspection followed by pot luck meal, then our business meeting and lastly, a discussion of seasonal hive management and safety.  

Bring safety clothes for the hive inspection and a dish to share for the pot luck meal.

August Meeting information

The Bennington County Beekeepers Club
August Meeting
Thursday 8/6/2015

Our August meeting will take place at the home and apiary of Club president Jeanne Davis, where we will begin with a hands-on hive examination and end with a pot-luck picnic.  You are welcome to join us for any or all parts of the meeting that interest you.  

5:30-6:30 pm  Hands-on Hive Examination:  Hive safety and assessment at the end of the harvest season.  Please be sure to bring safety gear (veil and gloves) if you plan to participate.

6:30 pm Business Meeting

7:00 pm Pot-Luck Picnic:  Please bring a dish to share.

7:30 pm Beekeeping Q & A:  Follow-up discussion and fall readiness.

Location: 173 Pratt Road, Pownal VT 05261, 802-823-7955
(For a map, go to:  https://goo.gl/maps/5VWiV)


For more information, please contact Julie Cassiday at jcassida@williams.edu or 802-447-1194.

Monday, March 16, 2015

BENNINGTON COUNTY BEEKEEPERS CLUB, LTD
SPRING MEETING

APRIL 16, 2015


COVERED DISH SUPPER AT 7 PM
bring a dish to share
Meeting at the Crispe Room (rear entrance) at the VT Veterans Home, on North St. Bennington, VT.
Guest Speaker:  Ross Conrad, author of 'NATURAL BEEKEEPING' and owner of 
Dancing Bee Gardens. 

The meeting is open to public and those interested in beekeeping. 
for information contact Jacob Esh at 802-442-3418 or email at 
<honeygarden123@comcast.net>

Wednesday, January 7, 2015

Bennington County Beekeepers Club, Ltd. will host the winter meeting.

 Thursday, January 8, 2015

           VT. Vets Home, Crispe Room, 
rear entrance 

   Bennington, VT.

         Potluck meal 7 PM

            SPEAKER:   Mike Palmer

All are welcome, for information contact Jacob Esh
110 County St
Bennington, VT.
email  honeygarden123@comcast.net