Meeting Schedule for 2015
Our meetings are open to the public. We invite you to join our Association and become a beekeeper. Our annual membership dues are $20 for the calendar year and you can join at  the meeting registration desk, or by mail with the membership form on our website.

February 21
Location: Senior Community Center, 265 Main Street, Woodbury, CT 06789
Time: 9:00-3:00
Featured speaker: Dr. Dave Gilley
Professor, Paterson University, Paterson, NJ
Morning session: “ Smelly Dancers, Waggle Dancing Bees, Use Pheromones”
Afternoon session: “Queens Fight: For Virgin Queens It’s Kill Or Be Killed, But What About The Workers?”
Due to individual dietary concerns, please bring your own lunch. Beverages will be provided.
Directions

April 11
Location: Senior Community Center, 265 Main Street, Woodbury, CT 06789
Time: 9:00-3:00
10 A.M – Speaker: Alex Papp
A Different Approach to Overwintering Honey Bee Colonies in Northern Climates
11 A.M – Speaker: Renee Ricciardi
Beekeeping In Italy
1 P.M – Speaker: David Liedlich
Double Walled Insulated Hives with Extra Deep Frames
The April meeting will also include the election of officers for the Association for 2015-2016.
Due to individual dietary concerns, please bring your own lunch. Beverages will be provided.
Directions

June 6
Location: Lockwood Farm, 890 Evergreen Avenue, Hamden, CT 06518
Time: 9:00-3:00
Featured speaker: Peter Borst
Retired NYS Bee Inspector, Research Associate, Dyce Laboratory For Honey Bee Studies, Cornell University, NY
Morning session: “Swarming: History And Causes”
Afternoon session: “Sustainable Beekeeping And Making Divides”
Due to individual dietary concerns, please bring your own lunch. Beverages will be provided.
Directions

October 24
Location: Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, 123 Huntington Street, New Haven, CT 06511
Time: 9:00-3:00
Featured speaker: Dr. Christina Grozinger
Professor of Entomology, Director, Center For Pollination Research, Pennsylvania State University, PA
Morning session: “Honey Bee Health: From Genes To Eco Systems”
Afternoon session: “Cooperation And Conflict In Honey Bees”
Due to individual dietary concerns, please bring your own lunch. Beverages will be provided.
Directions

 

 

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