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2013 Calendar:

January 14, 2013 - Africanized Bees.  Presented by Rick Kennerly Whoops, down with the flu!
What's happening now in your hives, including emergency feeding and the effects of 70-degree winter weather.
 
February 11, 2013 - Pollination Services and Commercial Beekeeping.  Presented by Bob Wellemeyer, Apiary Inspector
 
Saturdays, February 16, 23 & March 2, 2013 - Beginning Beekeeping Class at Virginia Wesleyan College.
 
March 11, 2013 - Making Splits for Swarm Prevention.  Presented by Andy Westrich
 
April 8, 2013 - Swarm Capture and Trap-Outs.  Presented by Dennis Heidenthal

Saturday, April 13, 2013 - Open Hive Demo and Graduation Luncheon at the Hampton Roads Agricultural Research & Extension Center, 1444 Diamond Springs Rd., Virginia Beach, VA  23455

May 13, 2013 - Beekeeping and Mosquito Control.  Presented by Joe Simmons, Director, Chesapeake Mosquito Control Commission
 
Saturday, May 18,2013 - Bee Vacuum & Swarm Bucket Workshop.  Presented by Dave Kvello at the Chesapeake Ag. Trailer, Intersection of Shea Dr. & Holt Dr., Chesapeake, VA  23322
 
June 10, 2013 - Honey Handling and Labeling.  Presented by Sarah Dunn, VDACS - Food Safety Specialist, Senior
 
IN LIEU OF JULY MEETING:  Saturday, July 13, 2013 - Extractaganza!  Summer Picnic & Honey Extracting PartyDeep Creek Ruritan Club, 200 Luray Street,  Chesapeake, VA 23323
 
August 12, 2013 - IPM for Varroa Control. Presented by Barbra Hickey.
 
Thursdays, August 22, 29 and September 5, 2013 - Beginning Beekeeping Class at Norfolk Botanical Garden.
 
September 9, 2013 - Fall Colony Management.  Presented by Adolphus Leonard, North Carolina Apiary Inspector.
 
October 14, 2013 - HoneyBeeNet Scale Hive Program.  Presented by Wayne Esaias, Goddard Space Flight Center, NASA
 
November 11, 2013 - Longbox Bee Hives, the Langstroth Alternative.  Presented by John Adams, author of The Success of the Longbox Bee Hive in America.

December 9,  2013 - Holiday Social at Kelly's Tavern, 136 N. Battlefield Blvd., Chesapeake, VA 23320



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