Sep
29
Tue
Hive Inspection @ Rucker Park with Ed Hoehn
Sep 29 @ 9:00 AM – 10:30 AM

Sign up at: https://www.memberplanet.com/events/mababc/92620ruckerparkhiveinspectionwithedhoehn_1
Details at: https://metroatlantabeekeepers.org/hive-inspections/

Free for members; $15 donation requested from non-members.

This Hive Inspection is being led by Ed Hoehn at Rucker Park, 860 Rucker Road, Alpharetta, GA 30004. Rucker Park entrance is directly across the street from Old Station Place. There is a blue sign identifying the park via a dirt road. Drive past the garden on the right and proceed approximately 30 yards and make a right. You will see a blue Ford pickup truck parked close to the bee hives. Ed will arrive ~30 minutes prior to the start of the inspection. It’s important to be on time. Once the inspection starts, he will not be able to answer his phone or text.
You are required to bring and wear protective gear. The options are:
* Full bee suit with attached veil, closed-toe shoes, socks, and gloves, or
* Bee jacket with attached veil, long pants, closed-toe shoes, socks, and gloves, or
* Bee veil, light colored shirt with long sleeves, long pants, closed-toe shoes, socks, and gloves

Please bring your own water and your signed waiver which you can download here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1kS5PykVou5i9JIaqnTH6YplpJyivohBNuvfmGF4mrW0/edit?usp=sharing.

Online Meeting: Winter bee biology & management, with Jack Rowe (Alabama Extension) @ https://www.facebook.com/LawrenceCountyextension
Sep 29 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

MABA is supporting the “Stay at Home Beekeeping Series: Distance Learning for Beekeeping Clubs” initiative created by the apiculture research/extension programs at various SEC Universities including Alabama Extension, Auburn University, University of Florida, University of Georgia, The University of Tennessee Knoxville, and Texas A&M University. Quoting from their flyer, “Social distancing to resist COVID-19 doesn’t mean you need to stop learning about your favorite social insect! We’re offering members of beekeeping clubs the chance to attend ’remote’ meetings from the comfort of one’s own home using a computer or mobile device. Each event will bring participants up to date on timely beekeeping topics. Time for Q&A included. All are welcome, and it’s completely free!

The schedule to date is as follows, with all presentations being from7:30 to 8:30 Eastern time; (Hyperlinks to Facebook Event Pages)

Watch via ZoomWebinar

Last Tuesday of themonth 6:30 – 7:30 pm Central Time

https://auburn.zoom.us/i/904522838 or watch live on FaceBook at https://www.facebook.com/LawrenceCountyextension at the time of the meeting.

Questions can be directed to Allyson Shabel by email ams0137@aces.edu

Oct
10
Sat
Hive Inspection @ Blue Heron with Gina Gallucci
Oct 10 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Sign up at: https://www.memberplanet.com/events/mababc/101020blueheronhiveinspectionwithginagallucci_1
Details at: https://metroatlantabeekeepers.org/hive-inspections/

Free for members; $15 donation requested from non-members.

This Hive Inspection is being led by Gina Gallucci. Blue Heron Nature Preserve’s driveway is across the street from Pike’s. Gina will be in the parking lot by 09:45. Everyone will meet in the lot and walk over to the apiary at 10:00. Please be on time, the apiary isn’t in sight of the parking lot.
You are required to bring and wear protective gear. The options are:
* Full bee suit with attached veil, closed-toe shoes, socks, and gloves, or
* Bee jacket with attached veil, long pants, closed-toe shoes, socks, and gloves, or
* Bee veil, light colored shirt with long sleeves, long pants, closed-toe shoes, socks, and gloves

Please bring your own water and your signed waiver which you can download here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1kS5PykVou5i9JIaqnTH6YplpJyivohBNuvfmGF4mrW0/edit?usp=sharing.

Oct
20
Tue
Virtual Monthly Meeting – Dr. Larry Connor (6:30 mentoring)
Oct 20 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Mentoring Time – 6:30- 7:00 – Winter Tasks

Oct
24
Sat
Hive Inspection @ Blue Heron with Gina Gallucci
Oct 24 @ 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM

Sign up at: https://www.memberplanet.com/events/mababc/102420blueheronhiveinspectionwithginagallucci_1
Details at: https://metroatlantabeekeepers.org/hive-inspections/

Free for members; $15 donation requested from non-members.

This Hive Inspection is being led by Gina Gallucci. Blue Heron Nature Preserve’s driveway is across the street from Pike’s. Gina will be in the parking lot by 09:45. Everyone will meet in the lot and walk over to the apiary at 10:00. Please be on time, the apiary isn’t in sight of the parking lot.
You are required to bring and wear protective gear. The options are:
* Full bee suit with attached veil, closed-toe shoes, socks, and gloves, or
* Bee jacket with attached veil, long pants, closed-toe shoes, socks, and gloves, or
* Bee veil, light colored shirt with long sleeves, long pants, closed-toe shoes, socks, and gloves

Please bring your own water and your signed waiver which you can download here: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1kS5PykVou5i9JIaqnTH6YplpJyivohBNuvfmGF4mrW0/edit?usp=sharing.

Oct
27
Tue
Online Meeting: Creating & maintaining a wildflower meadow, with Anthony Abbate (Auburn) @ https://www.facebook.com/LawrenceCountyextension
Oct 27 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

MABA is supporting the “Stay at Home Beekeeping Series: Distance Learning for Beekeeping Clubs” initiative created by the apiculture research/extension programs at various SEC Universities including Alabama Extension, Auburn University, University of Florida, University of Georgia, The University of Tennessee Knoxville, and Texas A&M University. Quoting from their flyer, “Social distancing to resist COVID-19 doesn’t mean you need to stop learning about your favorite social insect! We’re offering members of beekeeping clubs the chance to attend ’remote’ meetings from the comfort of one’s own home using a computer or mobile device. Each event will bring participants up to date on timely beekeeping topics. Time for Q&A included. All are welcome, and it’s completely free!

The schedule to date is as follows, with all presentations being from7:30 to 8:30 Eastern time; (Hyperlinks to Facebook Event Pages)

Watch via ZoomWebinar

Last Tuesday of themonth 6:30 – 7:30 pm Central Time

https://auburn.zoom.us/i/904522838 or watch live on FaceBook at https://www.facebook.com/LawrenceCountyextension at the time of the meeting.

Questions can be directed to Allyson Shabel by email ams0137@aces.edu

Nov
17
Tue
Virtual Monthly Meeting – Keith S. Delaplane, PhD – UGA Bee Lab Research (6:30 mentoring)
Nov 17 @ 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

Mentor Time – 6:30 – 7:00 Q&A

Nov
24
Tue
Online Meeting: Getting started and staying in beekeeping, with Jeff Harris (Mississippi State) @ https://www.facebook.com/LawrenceCountyextension
Nov 24 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

MABA is supporting the “Stay at Home Beekeeping Series: Distance Learning for Beekeeping Clubs” initiative created by the apiculture research/extension programs at various SEC Universities including Alabama Extension, Auburn University, University of Florida, University of Georgia, The University of Tennessee Knoxville, and Texas A&M University. Quoting from their flyer, “Social distancing to resist COVID-19 doesn’t mean you need to stop learning about your favorite social insect! We’re offering members of beekeeping clubs the chance to attend ’remote’ meetings from the comfort of one’s own home using a computer or mobile device. Each event will bring participants up to date on timely beekeeping topics. Time for Q&A included. All are welcome, and it’s completely free!

The schedule to date is as follows, with all presentations being from7:30 to 8:30 Eastern time; (Hyperlinks to Facebook Event Pages)

Watch via ZoomWebinar

Last Tuesday of themonth 6:30 – 7:30 pm Central Time

https://auburn.zoom.us/i/904522838 or watch live on FaceBook at https://www.facebook.com/LawrenceCountyextension at the time of the meeting.

Questions can be directed to Allyson Shabel by email ams0137@aces.edu

Dec
15
Tue
MABA Holiday Social – Cancelled
Dec 15 @ 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM
Dec
29
Tue
Online Meeting: Beekeeping boxing day sales, with vendors & Geoff Williams (Auburn) & Anne Marie Fauval (Bee Informed Partnership) @ https://www.facebook.com/LawrenceCountyextension
Dec 29 @ 7:30 PM – 8:30 PM

MABA is supporting the “Stay at Home Beekeeping Series: Distance Learning for Beekeeping Clubs” initiative created by the apiculture research/extension programs at various SEC Universities including Alabama Extension, Auburn University, University of Florida, University of Georgia, The University of Tennessee Knoxville, and Texas A&M University. Quoting from their flyer, “Social distancing to resist COVID-19 doesn’t mean you need to stop learning about your favorite social insect! We’re offering members of beekeeping clubs the chance to attend ’remote’ meetings from the comfort of one’s own home using a computer or mobile device. Each event will bring participants up to date on timely beekeeping topics. Time for Q&A included. All are welcome, and it’s completely free!

The schedule to date is as follows, with all presentations being from7:30 to 8:30 Eastern time; (Hyperlinks to Facebook Event Pages)

Watch via ZoomWebinar

Last Tuesday of themonth 6:30 – 7:30 pm Central Time

https://auburn.zoom.us/i/904522838 or watch live on FaceBook at https://www.facebook.com/LawrenceCountyextension at the time of the meeting.

Questions can be directed to Allyson Shabel by email ams0137@aces.edu