Wednesday September 14, 2011
Jane Welch – Demonstration on making hand cream with products of the hive
Wednesday October 12, 2011
Election of Officers for 2012
Phil Gaven, Proprietor of The Honey Exchange in Portland.
Saturday October 15, 2011
Hosted by our club, the Sagadahoc County Beekeepers Association
Wednesday November 9, 2011
Geoff MacLean, Proprietor of Red Brook Honey.
September 8, 2010
Rick Cooper will speak about Fall Management and the EAS (Eastern Apicultural Society) meeting in North Carolina that was held in August.
October 13, 2010
Election of Officers for 20111
Speaker: EAS Master Beekeeper and Maine State Beekeepers President, Erin MacGregor-Forbes will be giving an update on her SARE grant and a talk on how and why to raise a few queens in your own bee yard.
Saturday, October 16, 2010
Maine State Beekeepers Association Annual Meeting in Portland.
Speakers will include: Dr. Medhat Nasr (Alberta provincial apiculturist), Dr. Juliana Rangel-Posada (North Carolina State University), and Anthony Jadczak (Maine State Apiarist).
November 10, 2010
Lincoln Sennett of Swan’s Honey
February 9, 2011
David Israel – Prize-Winning Honey (or “How to push yourself as a beekeeper”)
March 9, 2011
Kimi Benner – on Making Mead
April 13, 2011
Bill started beekeeping over 10 years ago. Bill served as Secretary and Treasurer for his local Chapter of Maine Beekeepers Association and has served on Maine State Beekeepers Association board as a Direct or and Secretary. He is a past Editor of The Bee Line (Maine State Beekeepers Association newsletter). Bill received the Maine Beekeepers Association Beekeeper of the Year for 2000.
May 11, 2011
Maine State Bee Inspector, Tony Jadczak
Open Hive @ Tom McDine’s
Note: We can now post the meeting cancellations on Channel 6 and Channel 13. If we have bad weather, you can check these TV stations for the cancellation or you can always call one of our contacts to be sure.