Clarksville, TN

Clarksville Montgomery County Beekeeping Association
 

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Clarksville Montgomery County Beekeeping Association - Monthly Meeting Minutes

Date: 2 October 2021

Meeting called to order by the presiding officer, Vice President Billie Zeveney at 10:10am

Members present/Guests introduced: 10 people present (see sign in sheet)

Approval of Minutes: Minutes were read aloud. Motion to accept the minutes, 2nd and approved by majority.

Approval of Treasurer Report: Treasurer Report was unavailable.

Old Business:

  1. Healthy Pollinator Calendars. Calendar have some corrections that need to be made. Once received, they will be priced at $15.00.
  2. Elections, IAW Article IV, Sections 1 & 2 (see complete by-laws of website) will be held in November 2021. Elected officers are: President, Vice-President, Treasurer and Secretary, Webmaster. Elections conducted in November; elected take office in January.
  3. At Home Beekeeping Series, the last Tuesday of each month from 6:30-7:30pm. Next couple are on Oct 26 and Nov 30.
  4. Hive management – recommendation of 2 brood boxes in Tn. Leaving 40-60 pounds of honey for over wintering
  5. TBA Fall Conference in Murfreesboro has been moved to March 4-5, 2022.

New Business:

  1. Elections, IAW Article IV, Sections 1 & 2 (see complete by-laws of website) will be held in November 2021. Elected officers are: President, Vice-President, Treasurer and Secretary, Webmaster. Elections conducted in November; elected take office in January.

Open Discussion:

  1. Presentation on Winterizing a Hive by Mike Sutton (75 minutes).
  2. November 6th meeting moved to Dotsonville Community Center. Please attend as officer elections will be held.
  3. November 20th tentative date set for New Beekeepers Class to be held at the Library. Specifics to be provided at the next meeting.

Upcoming meetings and events:

  1. 6 November 10am Meeting at Dotsonville Community Center
  2. 20 November New Beekeepers Class at the Library
  3. 4 December Holiday Party at Dotsonville Community Center time/details TBA
  4. 4-5 March TBA Fall Conference in Murfreesboro.

Meeting adjourned by the Vice President

Respectfully submitted by Mike Sutton, CMCBA Secretary

Approval: ____________________________________ Signed by President or Presiding Officer