Beekeeping Short Course

The University of Tennessee at Martin Football Stadium Skybox

January 14th at the University of Tennessee at Martin Football Stadium Skybox. This course is designed for anyone interested in learning how to begin beekeeping. The cost for the event is $15.00 per family. For questions about the course please email the club at nwtbees@gmail.com. A starter hive will be given away as a door...

$15

Spring Hive Prep with Dr. Clarence Collison

UT Extension, 309 North Parkway, Jackson, Tennessee 38305

Lessons on springtime hive preparation gleaned from a lifetime of beekeeping study and experience by renowned entomologist and beekeeper, Dr. Clarence Collison. Topics: Coffee and donuts will be served at the opening and during breaks.For further information: (901) 340-5259 Sponsored by the West Area, Tennessee Beekeepers Association (TBA)

Free

March Meeting

UTM AG Complex 111 Moody Ave., Martin, Tennessee, United States

The beekeeping club will have 8 new swarm traps for members to use. Elections for new officers will take place during this meeting.

Kent Williams Bee School

580 state route 385N, Wingo, KY

9:00 AM- 4:00 PM each day The Kent Williams Bee School is sponsored by Lake Barkley Beekeepers Association EAS Certified Master Beekeeper Kent Williams and members of the Lake Barkley Beekeepers Association will present classes each day such as: The location of the Williams home/farm is 580 state route 385N, Wingo, KY 42088. Activities begin at...

Free

April Meeting

UTM AG Complex 111 Moody Ave., Martin, Tennessee, United States

Join us for our monthly meeting and program.

October Meeting

UTM AG Complex 111 Moody Ave., Martin, Tennessee, United States

Bennie Leslie, the Tennessee Beekeepers Association VP of West TN will be speaking.

Free

November Meeting

UTM AG Complex 111 Moody Ave., Martin, Tennessee, United States

We will be assembling 2 hives and 40 frames for the club.  This will be a great experience for the newbees, as this will be hands-on for all club members.

Free

December Christmas party

Our club Christmas party will be held at The Swanky Bees Social Cafe in Dresden.  There will be a silent auction.  All members that attend will have to pay for their dinner at $15 a person. That money is needed by the November 16th meeting in order to get an accurate headcount.

$15

January Beekeeping short Course

This will be a 1/2 day Short Course in the UTM Champions Club in the Sky Hawks building on the 3rd floor.

March Meeting

UTM AG Complex 111 Moody Ave., Martin, Tennessee, United States

Steve Penick will be our speaking and will talk about what should be going on in the hives this time of year. We will also be electing officers for this year.

June Meeting

UTM AG Complex 111 Moody Ave., Martin, Tennessee, United States

Field Day at Club Hives at UTM - Steve Penick to install nucs and talk about splitting hives. 

Free

July Meeting- Ice Cream Social

UTM AG Complex 111 Moody Ave., Martin, Tennessee, United States

Ice Cream Social with homemade Ice Cream Alex Tamboli - from NRCS will be talking about Pollinator Strips

Free