Archive for October, 2015
We now have a new meeting location to rotate with Oxbow Meadows. As you know, the Columbus Library has become increasingly difficult to schedule for our “off month” meetings, not to mention the fact that we have outgrown the rooms they make available to us.
After visiting several possible locations, Paul Berry has found a great place and it is convenient too. The University of Georgia Cooperative Extension office has a huge “conference room” that will easily handle our meetings. Best of all, they seem truly excited to play a part in accommodating our club.
As of today, our November 9th meeting and our December 14th Christmas social will both be at this location. There is a wonderful kitchen facility located right across the hall from the conference room. The time for both of these gatherings is 6 PM. Gayle Hunsinger is organizing the social, so please contact her to see what she recommends you bring.
The UGA Cooperative Extension office is located next door to the Columbus Police Department. The address for the meeting location is 420 10th Street, Columbus, GA. The number 420 is clearly visible over the front door, so you shouldn’t have any difficulty finding it.
Thank you! to Teresa and Beverly from the Extension office for welcoming us so graciously and sharing your wonderful facility. Your efforts are very much appreciated. We look forward to meeting you and thanking you in person.
HELP! Swarms & Bee Rescue
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SPRING BEEKEEPER 6 WEEK COURSE 2017
To take place on six consecutive Saturdays at OXBOW MEADOWS. Saturday February 25 thru April 1, 2017
3:00PM - 5:00PM on each of those Saturdays - cost is $100 for all sessions or $25 per individual session.
** View Course Description HERE **
Call 706-507-8550 to reserve - space is limited.
This is a beekeeping course pack full of information. Bees and Beekeeping equipment are available to purchase but are not included in the price of the educational sessions. Read More HERE
(see below for specifics about our alternating locations)
LOOKING AHEAD-MEETINGS IN 2017:
January 9 - Georgia Extension Service Office
February 13 - Oxbow
March 13 - Ga. Extension Service
April 10 - Oxbow
May 8 - Ga. Extension Service
June 12 - Oxbow
July 10 - Ga. Extension Service
August 14 Oxbow
September 10 - CVBA Picnic at Betty Beegle's Farm
October 9 - Ga. Extension Service
November 13 - Oxbow
December 11 - CVBA Christmas Social at Ga. Extension Office
All dates except the picnic begin at 6PM and end (hopefully) before 8PM.
All of our meetings are on the second Monday of the month, except, of course, September's annual picnic. Now you can put us on your calendar early and plan out your entire year of beekeeping meetings. These meetings alternate locations between Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center, 3535 South Lumpkin Rd., Columbus, GA and the UGA Cooperative Extension office - 420 10th Street in Columbus, GA. Time is 6:00 PM
Becoming a member of our Beekeepers Association is easy! CVBA-MEMBERSHIP APPLICATION
- March 2017 – Paul’s Newsletter
- February 2017 – Paul’s Newsletter
- Beekeeping Spring Course Outline -2017
- January 2017 – Paul’s Newsletter
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