Friday, December 8, 2017

"Short Course" Saturday, January 27th

Cherokee Beekeepers Association's annual short course will be Saturday, January 27th. Registration starts at 8:00 a.m. Short Course starts at 9:00 a.m.  Start telling your friends.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Year End Review meeting

Our 2017 beekeeping year is coming to a close.  So let's take a little time to reflect, compare notes, ask our inspectors some questions and make plans for 2018. As we do all this we'll enjoy some holiday refreshments. So bring you questions, concerns and suggestions to our last 2017 meeting Tuesday, December 5th at 7:00 p.m. Regular meeting location. AgCentral Farmers CO-OP in Athens.

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Harvest Dinner

Mark your calendar for 11/11/2017. This is the date of our annual Harvest Dinner. We will have food, fun and fellowship. Starts around 5:00 p.m. till 8:00 p.m. Location: McMinn Senior Activity Center, 205 McMinn Ave. Athens, TN. BRING YOUR FAVORITE COVERED DISH AND A DOOR PRIZE FOR OUR FOOD AND FUN...

Saturday, October 14, 2017

October Meeting-Winter Management and Combining Hives

We just can't get enough of a good thing. So we've ask Charlie Parton to be our October guest speaker. Charlie is a 30 year beekeeper with a lot of past and present beekeeping knowledge. He is past president of Tennessee Beekeepers Association (TBA) and Blount Count Beekeepers Association. Charlie also works closely with the University of  Tennessee Agriculture Extension Department and Tennessee Apiculturist.
As always.. Come early to get a good set and ask Charlie those burning beekeeping questions..

Meeting time and place: Tuesday, October 24th at 7:00 p.m.  AgCentral  Farmers Co-Op, Athens, TN

Saturday, September 16, 2017

Next meeting September 26th

Another, you don't want to miss, meeting. Mike Studer, Tennessee State Apiariast, will be talking about bee diseases and different treatments. He will also bring us up to date on the state of beekeeping in Tennessee. Come early so you can ask Mike those burning questions.
Tuesday, September 26th at 7:00 p.m. Athens  AgCentral Farmers CO-OP.