Announcements


September Beekeeping Meeting

posted Sep 13, 2020, 6:27 PM by Mary Phillips   [ updated Sep 13, 2020, 6:33 PM ]

Dunn County Beekeeper’s Association

Menomonie Alliance Church - Gymnasium

502 21st St. N, Menomonie, WI 54751

September 14, 2020  7 p.m.

 

 

Roll call: please sign in.

Secretary’s report: Last month’s minutes

Treasurer’s report

 

 

Old business: Where do we start?

 

New business: Election time for officers; harvest time in our apiaries; annual beekeeper’s workshop.

 

Hive reports!

 

Please review the Covid policy for the Menomonie Alliance Church before the meeting.

April Beekeeping Meeting

posted Sep 12, 2020, 9:08 AM by Mary Phillips   [ updated Sep 13, 2020, 6:25 PM ]

Dunn County Beekeeper’s Association

Menomonie Alliance Church Room 116

502 21st St. N, Menomonie, WI 54751

April 13, 2020

 

Welcome Beekeepers

 

Condolences to Jim Christison on the loss of his wife,

Marlys on Thursday March 19, 2020.

 

No Beekeepers Meeting for April due to Covid 19.

 

Bees will be arriving soon. Are your apiaries ready?!

 

Stay healthy,

Willie

March Beekeeper Meeting

posted Mar 6, 2020, 11:40 AM by Mary Phillips

Dunn County Beekeeper’s Association

Menomonie Alliance Church Room 116

502 21st St. N, Menomonie, WI 54751

March 9, 2020 at 7 p.m.

 

Welcome Beekeepers

 

Roll Call: Please sign in.

Secretary’s Report: Last month’s Minutes

Treasurer’s Report

 

Old Business:

The missing Honey Extractor?

Are your bees all ordered?

 

New Business:

Dave Wolske and Tom Prescott presenting How to Install Your Nuc.

 

Traditional & Green Skills Gathering

Saturday, March 14th

Prairie Farm School, 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

Jeff Junkans will be giving a workshop on building Langstroth Hives.

 

Wisconsin Honey Producers, Northwestern District Meeting

Saturday March 21st, 10 a.m., doors open at 9:15 a.m.

Alliance Church, Guest Speaker: Jodi Lepch from CVTC

Potluck Lunch: Bring a Dish to Pass,

Bring Items for Queen Auction

$2.00 per person registration

 

Updates on the Movie “The Pollinators”

 

Hive Reports?

 

February Beekeeping Meeting

posted Feb 8, 2020, 9:01 AM by Mary Phillips

Dunn County Beekeeper’s Association

Menomonie Alliance Church Room 116

502 21st St. N, Menomonie, WI 54751

February 10, 2020 at 7 p.m.

 

Welcome Beekeepers

 

Roll Call: Please sign in.

Secretary’s Report: Last month’s minutes

Treasurer’s Report

 

Old Business:

We will be reviewing the Beginning Beekeeping Workshop.

 

New Business:

Dale Wolf will be discussing beekeeping dos and don’ts of installing bees and bee habitat.

 

Ordering bees will be discussed from various vendors:

  • Tom Prescott, Black River Apiaries - Nucs. Bring cash or check if ordering.

  • Hansen’s Honey Farm - 2 or 3 pound packages.

  • Wolf Honey Farm-Nucs, Pkgs, and Queens.

 

Hive reports

 

Upcoming events:

Monthly meetings: March 9th and April 13th - Speaker

January Beekeeping Meeting

posted Jan 8, 2020, 6:46 PM by Mary Phillips

Dunn County Beekeepers Association

Menomonie Alliance Church Room 116

502 21st St. N, Menomonie, WI 54751

January 13, 2020

7 p.m.

 

Welcome Beekeepers

 

Roll call: Please sign in.
Secretary’s Report: Last month’s minutes

Treasurer’s Report:

 

 

Old Business: Christmas party at Lucette’s Brewpub

 

New Business: Beginning Beekeeping workshop update.

 

Hive updates?

 

November Beekeeping Meeting

posted Nov 7, 2019, 5:31 PM by Mary Phillips

Dunn County Beekeepers Association

Menomonie Alliance Church Room 116

502 21st St. N, Menomonie, WI 54751

November 11, 2019 at 7 p.m.

 

Welcome Beekeepers

Roll call: Please sign in.

Secretary’s Report: Last month’s minutes

Treasurer’s Report:

 

Old Business:

Christmas party update!

WHPA in Fond du Lac

Budget update

 

New Business:

Speaker: Jodie Lepsch-Master Beekeeper/CVTC-Update

Hive Updates

 

Up Coming Events:

December 9th Christmas party at Lucette Brewing Company,

February 8th 2020: Annual Beginning Beekeepers Workshop.

October Beekeeping Meeting

posted Oct 8, 2019, 6:06 PM by Mary Phillips

Dunn County Beekeepers Association

Menomonie Alliance Church Room 116

502 21st St. N, Menomonie, WI 54751

October 14, 2019

 

Welcome Beekeepers

Roll call: Please sign in.

Secretary’s Report: Last month’s minutes

Treasurer’s Report:

 

Old Business: Mite-A-Thon

 

New Business:

Election of Officers – New Officers

Christmas Party Organizers!

Workshop Date!

Committee for Organizing Speakers

Proposed Budget Items

 

Hive Updates/ Fall Harvest Report

September Beekeeping Meeting

posted Sep 8, 2019, 7:55 PM by Mary Phillips

Fellow Beekeepers:

We invite you to the Dunn County's next monthly Beekeepers meeting tomorrow, Monday, September 9th, at 7 p.m.

We will meet in room 116 at the Menomonie Alliance Church, 502 21st St N, Menomonie, WI 54751. (3 blocks north of the Hospital on 21st St.).

Hope to see you all tomorrow, September 9th.

August Beekeeping Meeting

posted Aug 10, 2019, 11:53 AM by Mary Phillips

Dunn County Beekeepers Association

Menomonie Alliance Church Room 116

502 21st St. N, Menomonie, WI 54751

 

Agenda August 12, 2019 at 7 p.m.

 

Meeting called to order at ____ p.m.

Roll call – ____  attendees; guests -___

 

Secretary Report

Treasurer Report

 

Old Business

Dunn County Fair: any highlights?

 

New Business

John Sippl from the Natural Resources Conversation Service (NRCS) talking about Pollinator Habitat.

 

Hive reports.

 

Which products or methods shall we use to get the bees out of the supers?

 

Thank You to all who participated in the Dunn County Fair.

July Beekeepers Picnic

posted Jul 8, 2019, 1:46 PM by Mary Phillips

The "meeting" for July is a potluck picnic at Wakanda Park in Menomonie, WI. on July 8, 2019 starting at 6:30 p.m. We have a spot reserved across the street from the ball fields. See the map pin below. Hot dogs, brats with buns will be provided. Bring a dish to share and your own plate and silverware and drinks.


Wakanda Park

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