Meetings/Events 2017

Here’s what’s coming and where you can find us.

The Surry County Beekeepers meet on the 2nd Monday of the month 8 months of the year. We have 2 Saturday field days – spring and fall – held at the apiaries of some of our members. We get together for a picnic in the summer and for dinner at a local restaurant in December. You can also see us at local events and talking about honeybees in the area schools.

Regular meetings start at 7:00 pm at the Surry County Extension Center in Dobson

January 9th Meeting canceled
February 13th Winter Equipment Prep [ read more ]
February 16th First class of bee school 2017 [ details ]
February 23rd Second class of bee school 2017 [ details ]
March 2nd Third class of bee school 2017 [ details ]
March 3 & 4 NCSBA Spring Conference – hosted by SC State Beekeepers Association.  Rock Hill, SC. [ details ]
March 9th Fourth class of bee school 2017 [ details ]
March 13th Helping Move Your Bees Into Spring
[ read more ]
March 16th Fifth class of bee school 2017 [ details ]
March 23rd Sixth and final class of bee school 2017 [ details ]
April 8th Bee Yard Day [ details ]
April 10th Swarm Prevention with Greg Fariss [ details ]
May 8th Thermal Solutions for Controlling Mites with Lynn Williams [ details ]
June 12th  The Biology of the Varroa Mite with Greg Fariss
[ details ]
July 10th  What to Expect at the NCSBA Summer Conference [ details ]
July 13, 14, 15  NCSBA Summer Conference, Winston-Salem
[ details ]
August 5th Annual Picnic at Fisher River Park
[ details ]
August 19th Fall Field Day  [ details ]
September 9th Celebrating Agriculture [ details ]
September 11th Honey Extracting Workshop [ details ]
October 9th Regular meeting
October 21st Horne Creek Farm Cornshucking Frolic [ details ]
November 13th Winter Preparations [ details ]
December 9th Christmas Party at Lantern Restaurant in Dobson
[ details ]

See what we did in 2016 [ click here! ] or in 2015 [ click here! ]