SPEAKER/EVENT LIST 2021 (Events are subject to COVID requirements.)

JANUARY
1/14 – Thur. 7:00 PM    ABA Monthly Meeting

Place - TBD
Speaker – TBD

Topic - General bee club business and round table discussion 


FEBRUARY
2/11 – Thur. 7:00 PM    ABA Monthly Meeting

Place - Extension Office,  Jasper, GA 30143

Speaker -  TBD

Topic - Open Discusion.


2/13  - Cancelled

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

Club Beekeepers will provide hands-on advice and guidance on routine inspection and maintenance typical for the season.

Event will be weather dependent. 


2/27- 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
3/11 - Thur. 7:00 PM  ABA Monthly Meeting

Place - Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 1036 North Main St., Jasper, GA 30143
Speaker - Matt Kinzer, "Splits"
Topic - 


3/13 - CANCELLED
Place - Talking Rock Nature Preserve, Carnes Mill Rd, Talking Rock, GA
Club Beekeepers will provide hands-on advice and guidance on routine inspection and maintenance typical for the season.

Event will be weather dependent. 


APRIL
​4/08 - Thur. 7:00 PM  ABA Monthly Meeting 
Place - Mt. Zion Baptist Church,  1036 North Main Street,  Jasper, GA 30143
Speaker - Beekeeper Matt Kinzer 
Topic - Swarms and Splits


​4/10 - Sat., 10:00AM,  Visit the Bud Champlin Memorial Apiary
Place - Talking Rock Nature Preserve, Carnes Mill Rd, Talking Rock, GA
Club Beekeepers will  provide hands-on advice and guidance on routine inspection and maintenance typical for the season. 
Event will be weather dependent. 


MAY

5/13 - Thur. , 7:00 PM ABA Monthly Meeting
Place - Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 1036 North Main Street,  Jasper, GA 30143
Speaker - TBD
Topic - TBA


5/15 - Sat. , 10:00AM, Visit the Bud Champlin Memorial Apiary
Place - Talking Rock Nature Preserve, Carnes Mill Rd, Talking Rock, GA
Club Beekeepers will  provide hands- on advice and guidance on  routine inspection and maintenance typical for the season. 
Event will be weather dependent. 


JUNE
6/10 - Thur., 7:00PM,  ABA Monthly Meeting
Place - Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 1036 North Main Street,  Jasper, GA 30143
Speaker - TBD
Topic - TBA


6/12 - Sat., 10:00AM, Visit Bud Champlin Memorial Apiary

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

Club Beekeepers will  provide hands-on advice and guidance on routine inspections and maintenance typical for the season.

Event will be weather dependent.


JULY
7/08 - Thur., 7:00 PM, ABA Monthly Meeting
Place - Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 1036 North Main Street,  Jasper, GA 30143
Speaker -  TBA
Topic -  ,


7/10 - Sat., 10:00AM, Visit Bud Champlin Memorial Apiary
Place - Talking Rock Nature Preserve, Carnes Mill Rd, Talking Rock, GA
Club Beekeepers will provide hands-on advice and guidance on routine inspection and maintenance typical for the season. 
Event will be weather dependent. 

 

AUGUST
8/12 Thur. , 7:00PM, ABA Monthly Meeting 
Place - Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 1036 North Main Street,  Jasper, GA 30143
Speaker -  TBA 


​8/14 - Sat., 10:00AM, Visit Bud Champlin Memorial Apiary
Place - Talking Rock Nature Preserve, Carnes Mill Rd, Talking Rock, GA
Club Beekeepers will  provide hands-on advice and guidance on routine inspection and maintenance typical for the season. 
Event will be weather dependent. 


SEPTEMBER
9/9 - Thur. , 7:00PM, ABA Monthly Meeting
Place - Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 1036 North Main Street,  Jasper, GA 30143
Speaker - TBD
Topic -  TBD


​9/11- Sat., 10:00AM, Visit Bud Champlin Memorial Apiary
Place - Talking Rock Nature Preserve, Carnes Mill Rd, Talking Rock, GA
Club Beekeepers  provide hands-on advice and guidance on routine inspection and maintenance typical for the season. 
Event will be weather dependent. 


OCTOBER


10/1-3 - Marble Festival - Dependent on COVID  restrictions - ABA Booth with Observation Hive

  

10/14  - Thur., 7:00PM, ABA Monthly Meeting
Place -  Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 1036 North Main Street, Jasper, GA  30143
Speaker -  TBA
Topic -  TBA


10/16 - Sat., 10:00AM, Visit Bud Champlin Memorial Apiary
Place - Talking Rock Nature Preserve, Carnes Mill Rd, Talking Rock

Club Beekeepers will provide hands-on advice and guidance on routine inspection and maintenance typical for the season. 
Event will be weather dependent. 


NOVEMBER
11/11 - Thur., 7:00PM, ABA Monthly Meeting
Place -  Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 1036 North Main Street, Jasper, GA 30143

Speaker -  TBA
Topics -  TBA


11/13 - Sat., 10:00AM, Visit Bud Champlin Memorial Apiary
Place - Talking Rock Nature Preserve, Carnes Mill Rd, Talking Rock, GA
Club Beekeepers will provide  hands-on advice and guidance on routine inspection and maintenance typical for the season. 
Event will be weather dependent. 


DECEMBER 2021
12/9- Thur. - 7:00pm -  ABA Monthly Meeting & Christmas Party
Place - Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 1036 North Main Street, Jasper, GA 30143

Speaker - TBA
Topic -   TBA




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 , 7:00 pm , Mt. Zion Baptist Church,  Jasper, GA. 

We are practicing safe distancing and

masks are encouraged.


Coffee and snacks are on us. 

Mt. Zion Baptist Church
1036 North Main Street
Jasper, GA 30143

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