Meetings are open to the public and are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month.  Our next meeting is on June 20.

This month:    June:  Beekeeping Stories

with Dana Stahman

Dana Stahman is a recently retired commercial beekeeper and author.  He has moved to our area and has lots of interesting experience to share.  At our recent club picnic, he showed us how to have a bee race!

Gather at the lodge at 6:30pm.

Meeting at 7pm.

..See our contact page for directions

Upcoming Club Meetings

July:  Hive Products- preparing for the state fair-  our club and individual members brought back many ribbons from last year's state fair.  Let's aim even higher this year!  You don't need to be an experienced beekeeper to do well!

Recent Programs.

  • May  2017: Honey Extraction Demo  Tim Huffman
  • April 2017: Open question night for the eastern NC Bee Inspector  Adolphus Leonard 
  • March 2017:  The Mechanics of Making a Split  Tim Huffman
  • Feb 2017:  Honeybee Democracy   CL Gobble
  • January 2017:  Essential and Extra Bee Equipment   Greg Wolgemuth and Kim Wood
  • November 2016: Honey Tasting Basics  Suzy Spencer
  • October 2016: Hive Tracks Demo, and Mentoring Beekeepers  Mike Laskowski, Craig Dupree and Tim Huffman
  • September 2016: Preparing the Bees for Winter  Tim Huffman
  • August 2016: Web Forum Demo, Anaphylactic Reaction to Bee Stings, and Safety in Bee Yard  Magnus Ulberg, David Arnold, Suzy Spencer
  • July 2016: Flow Hive, and State Fair Entries  May Markoff, Don Hopkins (NC Bee Inspector)
  • June 2016: Re-Queening  Betsy Spencer

What our Club Offers

Educational Beekeeping Programs 

Swarm Capturing Service 


Hands on Hive Training

Community Outreach Programs

Use of club equipment including the 3 frame electric honey extractor

Multimedia educational tools

Awesome Meeting Environment  

Family Friendly Meetings

Socializing with Seasoned Beekeepers


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