SPEAKER/EVENT LIST 2019

JANUARY
1/10 – Thur. 7:00 PM    ABA Monthly Meeting

Place - Pickens County Senior Center, 400 Stegall Dr. Jasper, GA 30143
Speaker – Bill Norris, ABA President, Certified Beekeeper 

Topic - General bee club business and round table discussion 


FEBRUARY
2/14 – Thur. 7:00 PM    ABA Monthly Meeting

Place - Pickens County Senior Center, 400 Stegall Dr. Jasper, GA 30143

Speaker - TBD

Topic - Preparation for Spring


2/16  - Sat. 10:00 AM  ABA Apiary Inspection/Workday

Place - Talking Rock Nature Preserve, Carnes Mill Rd, Talking Rock, GA

Sammy Hause and others will be providing advice and guidance on routine inspection and maintenance typical for the season. 

Event will be weather dependent. 


2/23 - Sat. 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM  INTRODUCTION TO HONEY BEES AND BEEKEEPING

​A one-day beginning beekeeping workshop – see our Beekeeping Class button on the home page

Place - Pickens County Extension Building, 500 Stegall Dr. Jasper, GA 30143


MARCH
3/4 - Thur. 7:00 PM  ABA Monthly Meeting

Place - Pickens County Senior Center, 400 Stegall Dr. Jasper, GA 30143
Speaker - TBD
Topic - 


3/16 - Sat. 10:00 AM  ABA Apiary Inspection/Workday
Place - Talking Rock Nature Preserve, Carnes Mill Rd, Talking Rock, GA
Sammy Hause and others will be providing advice and guidance on routine inspection and maintenance typical for the season. 

Event will be weather dependent. Sat


APRIL
​4/11 - Thur. 7:00 PM  ABA Monthly Meeting
Place - Pickens County Senior Center, 400 Stegall Dr. Jasper, GA 30143
Speaker - TBD
Topic - 


​4/13 - Sat. 10:00 AM  ABA Apiary Inspection/Workday
Place - Talking Rock Nature Preserve, Carnes Mill Rd, Talking Rock, GA
Sammy Hause and others will be providing advice and guidance on routine inspection and maintenance typical for the season. 
Event will be weather dependent. 


MAY

5/9 - Thur. 7:00 PM  ABA Monthly Meeting
Place - Pickens County Senior Center, 400 Stegall Dr. Jasper, GA 30143
Speaker - TBD
Topic - 


5/11 - Sat. 10:00 AM  ABA Apiary Inspection/Workday
Place - Talking Rock Nature Preserve, Carnes Mill Rd, Talking Rock, GA
Sammy Hause and others will be providing advice and guidance on routine inspection and maintenance typical for the season. 
Event will be weather dependent. 


JUNE
6/13 - Thur. 7:00 PM  ABA Monthly Meeting
Place - Pickens County Senior Center, 400 Stegall Dr. Jasper, GA 30143
Speaker - TBD
Topic - 


6/15 -   Appalachian Beekeepers Association of Georgia/Cherokee Beekeepers Joint Summer Clinic/Picnic in Jasper

Saturday 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Location: Pickens County Chamber of Commerce, 500 Stegall Drive, Jasper, GA 30143
The Appalachian Beekeepers Association of Georgia and Cherokee Beekeepers Club invite you and your friends to attend our annual summer picnic. BBQ meats and beverages will be provided. Non-members will pay $5 at the door for lunch or will have the option of paying $10 for membership with either club for the remainder of 2019; which includes lunch. Please sign up to bring your favorite dish below.

Hands on mite-related workshops from 10 am until noon
-including critical information for winter survival
-oxalic and formic acid application demos
-mite detection and control
-afternoon workshops to include honey extracting demonstration
-several walk-by and in-hive workshops



JULY
7/11 - Thur. 7:00 PM  ABA Monthly Meeting
Place - Pickens County Senior Center, 400 Stegall Dr. Jasper, GA 30143
Speaker - TBD
Topic -


7/13 - Sat. 10:00 AM  ABA Apiary Inspection/Workday
Place - Talking Rock Nature Preserve, Carnes Mill Rd, Talking Rock, GA
Sammy Hause and others will be providing advice and guidance on routine inspection and maintenance typical for the season. 
Event will be weather dependent. 

 

AUGUST
8/8  Thur. 7:00 PM  ABA Monthly Meeting
Place - Pickens County Senior Center, 400 Stegall Dr. Jasper, GA 30143
Speaker - TBD
Topic - 


​8/10 - Sat. 10:00 AM  ABA Apiary Inspection/Workday
Place - Talking Rock Nature Preserve, Carnes Mill Rd, Talking Rock, GA
Sammy Hause and others will be providing advice and guidance on routine inspection and maintenance typical for the season. 
Event will be weather dependent. 


SEPTEMBER
9/12 - Thur. 7:00 PM  ABA Monthly Meeting
Place - Pickens County Senior Center, 400 Stegall Dr. Jasper, GA 30143
Speaker - TBD
Topic - 


​9/14 - Sat. 10:00 AM  ABA Apiary Inspection/Workday
Place - Talking Rock Nature Preserve, Carnes Mill Rd, Talking Rock, GA
Sammy Hause and others will be providing advice and guidance on routine inspection and maintenance typical for the season. 
Event will be weather dependent. 


OCTOBER
10/10 - Thur. 7:00 PM  ABA Monthly Meeting
Place - Pickens County Senior Center, 400 Stegall Dr. Jasper, GA 30143
Speaker - TBD
Topic - 


10/12 - Sat. 10:00 AM  ABA Apiary Inspection/Workday
Place - Talking Rock Nature Preserve, Carnes Mill Rd, Talking Rock, GA
Sammy Hause and others will be providing advice and guidance on routine inspection and maintenance typical for the season. 
Event will be weather dependent. 


NOVEMBER
11/14 - Thur. 7:00 PM  ABA Monthly Meeting
Place - Pickens County Senior Center, 400 Stegall Dr. Jasper, GA 30143

Speaker - TBA
Topics -


11/16 - Sat. 10:00 AM  ABA Apiary Inspection/Workday
Place - Talking Rock Nature Preserve, Carnes Mill Rd, Talking Rock, GA
Sammy Hause and others will be providing advice and guidance on routine inspection and maintenance typical for the season. 
Event will be weather dependent. 


DECEMBER
12/12- Thur. 7:00 PM  ABA Monthly Meeting
Place - Pickens County Senior Center, 400 Stegall Dr. Jasper, GA 30143
Speaker - HOLIDAY DINNER MEETING
Topic - Pot luck dinner with the club providing entry, drinks, etc 

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Come Join Us

If you are thinking about getting into beekeeping,  just getting stared or have been keeping bees for years we invite you to join us, at our monthly meeting or next event.


 We meet the second Thursday of every month , 7 pm at the Senior Center in Jasper, GA. 


Coffee and snacks are on us. 

Jasper Senior Center
400 Stegall Drive
Jasper, GA 30143

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