Meetings/Events 2018

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

The Surry County Beekeepers meet on the 2nd Monday of the month 10 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 for Christmas. 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.  See our Weather Policy for more details.

January 8th Regular meeting – canceled due to weather
February 5th First class of bee schools 2018 [ details ]
February 12th Second class of bee schools 2018 [ details ]
February 19th Third class of bee schools 2018 [ details ]
February 26th Fourth class of bee schools 2018 [ details ]
March 1 & 3 NCSBA Spring Conference – New Bern Waterfront Convention Center, New Bern, NC [ details ]
March 5th Fifth class of bee schools 2018 [ details ]
March 12th Sixth and final class of bee schools 2018 [ details ]
April 9th Making Your Own Bee Supplements [ details ]
April 20th SCBA at Surry Community College BuzzFest
April 21st SCBA at Elkin Presbyterian Church 2018 Earth Day Celebration
April 27th Career Fair at Veteran’s Park [ details ]
April 28th Bee yard day at Albert’s Bee Yard [ details ]
May 14th Making Splits and Reviewing Updated Constitution and ByLaws [ details ]
June 11th Grant Programs for Beekeepers [ details ]
July 9th Honey Extracting Workshop [ details ]
July 19th-21st  NCSBA Summer Conference, Flat Rock, NC
[ details ]
August 4th Annual Picnic at Fisher River Park [ details ]
September Celebrating Agriculture [ details ]
September 10th Feed Substitutes for Bees [ details ]
September 15th Fall Field Day [ details ]
October 8th Races of Bees [ details ]
October 20th Horne Creek Farm Cornshucking Frolic
November 12th Mead Making [ details ]
December 8th Christmas Party – 6pm [ details ]

See what we did in 2017 [ click here! ] or in 2016 [ click here! ]