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

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Betterbee owner, Dr. Jack Rath, to Speak Oct. 9

The Bennington Beekeepers will host veterinarian, Dr. Jack Rath, who one of the owners of Betterbee in Greenwich, N.Y.

When: Thursday, October 9, 2014

Where: Crispe Room, Vermont Veterans Home, 325 North Street, Bennington VT

Time: 7 PM, pot luck meal; 7:35 business meeting followed by the speaker

For information contact:

Jacob Esh
110 County St
Bennington, VT 05201
Bennington County Beekeepers Club, LTD
802-447-0198
christianbookstore@myfairpoint.net

Friday, March 21, 2014

April 10 Club Meeting Details

The Bennington Beekeepers Association will host its spring meeting April 10 in the Crispe Room, Vermont Veterans Home, 325 North Street, US 7, Bennington VT.  

7 PM pot luck meal

7:35 business meeting followed by the guest speaker, Aaron Morris, Round Lake NY who will discuss 
Management Techniques for Hobbyists Growing to Sideliners.

To find the Crispe Room: enter front drive from North street near Depot Street and Tractor Supply.  At stop sign, turn right and follow the road around to the back of building.  Parking is near door for Crispe Room and Chapel.