Monthly Meeting (Zoom) – Allison McAfee “Causes and Consequences of Queen Infertility” (6:30 mentoring)

Meetings are currently being held virtually with Zoom until we make an announcement otherwise.Meetings would normally be held at Peachtree Road United Methodist Church in Heritage Hall on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. The Annual Picnic and Honey Contest held in September may be scheduled for a different day than the regular meeting day. Please see the Calendar for more details about scheduled events.Meetings usually include interesting speakers and discussions on a variety of topics related to beekeeping, such as hive management, honey bee problems, honey, beeswax, and other hive products.Meetings begin at 7:00 pm and conclude by 9:00…

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Monthly Meeting (In Person & Zoom) – Paul Berry “Splits” (6:30 mentoring)

Meetings are currently being held virtually with Zoom until we make an announcement otherwise.Meetings would normally be held at Peachtree Road United Methodist Church in Heritage Hall on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. The Annual Picnic and Honey Contest held in September may be scheduled for a different day than the regular meeting day. Please see the Calendar for more details about scheduled events.Meetings usually include interesting speakers and discussions on a variety of topics related to beekeeping, such as hive management, honey bee problems, honey, beeswax, and other hive products.Meetings begin at 7:00 pm and conclude by 9:00…

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Monthly Meeting (In Person & Zoom) – Bob Binnie “A Year in Beekeeping” (6:30 mentoring)

Meetings are currently being held virtually with Zoom until we make an announcement otherwise.Meetings would normally be held at Peachtree Road United Methodist Church in Heritage Hall on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. The Annual Picnic and Honey Contest held in September may be scheduled for a different day than the regular meeting day. Please see the Calendar for more details about scheduled events.Meetings usually include interesting speakers and discussions on a variety of topics related to beekeeping, such as hive management, honey bee problems, honey, beeswax, and other hive products.Meetings begin at 7:00 pm and conclude by 9:00…

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Monthly Meeting – (6:30 mentoring)

Meetings are currently being held virtually with Zoom until we make an announcement otherwise.Meetings would normally be held at Peachtree Road United Methodist Church in Heritage Hall on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. The Annual Picnic and Honey Contest held in September may be scheduled for a different day than the regular meeting day. Please see the Calendar for more details about scheduled events.Meetings usually include interesting speakers and discussions on a variety of topics related to beekeeping, such as hive management, honey bee problems, honey, beeswax, and other hive products.Meetings begin at 7:00 pm and conclude by 9:00…

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Hive Inspection @ Blue Heron with Gina Gallucci

Sign up at: https://www.memberplanet.com/events/mababc/101621blueheronhiveinspectionwithginagallucci_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 10:25. Everyone will meet in the lot and walk over to the apiary at 10:30. Please be on time, the apiary isn't in sight of the parking lot. If you need to contact Gina that morning, please use her cell: 404-519-4141. You are required to bring and wear protective gear. The options are: * Full bee suit…

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Monthly Meeting – (6:30 mentoring) Bill Hesbach – Ventilation

The Science Behind Hive Ventilation - Folklore vs. FactHow do bees regulate ventilation in the colony? Master beekeeper and author Bill Hesbach will share what’s best for the bees and what you can do as a beekeeper to assist them. This highly discussed topic will include thermoregulation, convection flows and condensing the hives as part of this month’s presentation. Mentoring Time will start at 6:30 with Linda Tillman. The topic is "Harvesting Honey Without an Extractor and Chunk and Comb Honey.” The discussion will be followed by a Q & A so bring on your questions! The meeting proper starts at…

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Monthly Meeting – (6:30 mentoring) Julia Mahood – Drones

Meetings are currently being held virtually with Zoom until we make an announcement otherwise.Meetings would normally be held at Peachtree Road United Methodist Church in Heritage Hall on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. The Annual Picnic and Honey Contest held in September may be scheduled for a different day than the regular meeting day. Please see the Calendar for more details about scheduled events.Meetings usually include interesting speakers and discussions on a variety of topics related to beekeeping, such as hive management, honey bee problems, honey, beeswax, and other hive products.Meetings begin at 7:00 pm and conclude by 9:00…

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Monthly Meeting – (6:30 mentoring) Dr. Keith Delaplane

Meetings are currently being held virtually with Zoom until we make an announcement otherwise.Meetings would normally be held at Peachtree Road United Methodist Church in Heritage Hall on the 3rd Tuesday of each month. The Annual Picnic and Honey Contest held in September may be scheduled for a different day than the regular meeting day. Please see the Calendar for more details about scheduled events.Meetings usually include interesting speakers and discussions on a variety of topics related to beekeeping, such as hive management, honey bee problems, honey, beeswax, and other hive products.Meetings begin at 7:00 pm and conclude by 9:00…

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