Value Added Program*
Thurs, June 7th at 7pm
Bass Pro Shop
Graftless Queen Rearing
presented by Robert Whenham
This is for beekeepers with 2 years or more of experience!
* Value Added Programs are a Midwestern Beekeepers Assn membership perk of presentations that are in addition to our regular monthly programming listed below
Thurs, June 18th
6:30 for Fellowship and Setup
7 pm for Program
Fellowship Hall at Graceway
5460 Blue Ridge Cutoff, Kansas City, MO 64133
MO State Fair
Why it is so important to enter your honey and beeswax.
Will share why this is so necessary
(he should know, he has been the State Liaison for how many years!!?)
Jim and Tanya Fisher
Will demonstrate how to bottle your honey for judging and get your beeswax ready for the blue ribbons! They have been Grand Champions many, many times – so we could not get better teachers!
So, grab a donation for REAP and come and learn
so you are ready for the Fair in August!
Don't forget to bring a donation for REAP!
Photo by Wes Johnston
Upcoming Club Events
June 20 10am-3pm
Buzz! A Celebration of Pollinators in the Garden Midwestern beekeepers and youth will celebrate National Pollinator Week at Powell Gardens to spread the buzz about bees! www.powellgardens.org/
Thurs July 2nd, 7 pm
Value Added Program at Bass Pro
Matthew Fleming - Personal Experiences with Top Bar, Russian, Warre and Langstroth Hives
He will be covering the pros & cons that he has experienced with each type and will share which type of hive he has chosen to use for his bees! Open to all!
July 11 9am-3pm
Midwestern will be providing a Beekeeping Class and Products from the Hive at Alexander Majors Barn 8201 State Line for a celebration of handmade goods! www.wornallmajors.org/ artisan-day
Thurs, July 16th, 7 pm
Roger Nichols - Extraction
Sun, August 9th, 2 pm
Thurs, Sept. 17th, 7pm
Ezekial Amador - Urban Beekeeper
Upcoming Non-Club Events
June 6, 2015
NEKBA Funday Keynote Speakers: Dr. Marla Spivak & Dr. Chip Taylor www.nekba.org
June 15-21, 2015 National Pollinator Week
Plant for a pollinator!
June 22 -23, 2015 Cultivate KC Urban Grown Tour www.cultivatekc.org/ urbangrowntour
July 9 -11, 2015
Heartland Apicultural Society Conference, Albion, Michigan
Missouri State Fair, Sedalia, MO www.mostatefair.com
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