Southern Tier Beekeepers, Broome County, NY

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Southern Tier Beekeepers Association members are working together to learn the tools and techniques needed to keep healthy hives in today's challenging environment.  We meet year around!

Club Meetings are held at 7pm (unless otherwise noted) the Chenango Town Hall,1525 NY RT 12, aka Upper Front Street, in the Town of Chenango (~0.3 miles North of the new Price Chopper.) Generally, club Meetings are the first Tuesday of the month during the fall and winter. Please check back regularly for updated information, plans change!

WINTER WEATHER CANCELLATIONS: If Binghamton Schools are closed we are staying home by the fire and cancelling the meeting.  Watch our Facebook page for a notice as well.


 When      What     Where
 Nov. 10 (Saturday)
NO Tuesday night meeting at Chenango Town Hall tonight because of election day. 

Dinner Meeting.
Speaker: Peggy Garnes on Backyard Queen Rearing. Peggy is an experienced queen breeder, travelling from Ohio to talk about her work. Besides being a member of the Buckeye Queen Producers Cooperative, she has worked for Bee Culture magazine, been President of her local club Medina County Beekeepers Association, and Ohio Director to EAS.

Cornell's Tech Team will also give us an update on the interesting things they are up to!

The evening's events also include the 'Tea Cup Auction' and door prizes
If donating items, please come a few minutes early to allow set-up time. Tickets are $1 each so come early if planning to purchase tickets for the auction. Chicken will be provided. Please bring your own place setting and a dish to pass. If you would like to help set up, please come at 5:30.  

NOTE VENUE CHANGE!!!  The dinner will be held at Cornell Cooperative Extension in the auditorium (basement level).  840 Upper Front St. next to AppleBees restaurant.   Lots of parking behind the building.
  6 pm Cornell Cooperative Extension.
840 Upper Front St #2, Binghamton, NY 13905
 Dec. 4
 General Meeting.   Bring your products to sell.
  7pm Chenango Town Hall
 2019     Here's to a great year of beekeeping!! 7pm Chenango Town Hall
 Jan. 8    
 General Meeting.
 7pm Chenango Town Hall
 Feb. 5
 General Meeting.
 7pm Chenango Town Hall
 Mar. 5
 General Meeting.
 7pm Chenango Town Hall
 Apr. 5
 General Meeting.   Elections
 7pm Chenango Town Hall
 May 7
 General Meeting.
 7pm Chenango Town Hall

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Dues are due in October.  Please join us  and renew for membership for $15.

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