March 12 –Club Meeting
Ø 7:00pm – Mix and Mingle with the Masters & Mentors (4M)
· Come early to have the opportunity to talk, discuss and ask questions with the club’s Masters Beekeepers and Mentors
· Various types of Bee hives will on display – provided by Bee Friendly Hives
¨ Fresh Fruit, Mixed Nuts and Beverages
Ø Topic and Guest Speakers:
· Bayer Bee Center Representative: Dick Rogers
¨ Mr. Rogers will give a brief intro on the center.
(Tour to be scheduled for our Club later in the year)
· Main Guest Speaker: George Skinner of Bee Friendly Hives
¨ Mr. Skinner is an active member of our Club whose passion and business is designing and building quality products for Bees and Bee Keepers. George will speak on the different types of hives he builds, components, equipment, designs, construction techniques and wood properties. George also hosts Swarm Out Sessions for our club members: Building your own Bee Hive.
¨ Various types of Bee hives will on display – provided by Bee Friendly Hives
¨ George is donating for our raffle that evening:
Ø Hive Stand, Solid Bottom Board, Hive Body, Inner cover and Top Cover! Thank you George!