Meetings

The best way to find out what's going on is to attend a meeting. The club meets at 7pm on the second Thursday of each month at the Chowan Co. Agriculture Building in downtown Edenton. Doors will open at 6:30pm.

The address is 730 N. Granville St, Edenton, NC 27932. Enter on the Virginia Rd. side.

Latest News

  • June Meeting

    June 9, 2020

    Due to Covid 19 restrictions our June meeting will be Thursday 11th on Zoom. If you are a non member and would like to take part contact Julie Murphy via email at beekeepersofchowancounty2017@gmail.com and she will give you the log in information.

    The meeting will be a discussion on what has been happening with local bee for the last 6 weeks and what to anticipate for the next 6 weeks.

  • May Meeting

    May 11, 2020

    Due to covid 19 restrictions our normal May meeting has been canceled.

  • April Meeting

    April 8, 2020

    Due to the COVID 19 restrictions our April meeting has been canceled. We hope the be able to have our regular meeting in May.

  • March Meeting

    March 3, 2020

    Our speaker for our March 12th meeting will be Etienne Nadeau. Etienne is a Master Beekeeper, queen breeder and a very experienced beekeeper. He will talk about making splits which is a very timely topic. We have had a mild winter and colonies are building up early and the potential for swarms is high. Splits are a great way to discourage swarms and get free colonies.

    The meeting will be at the normal time and place, Chowan County Extension Office. Doors open at 6:30 PM and the meeting starts at 7 PM.

  • February Meeting is on different day this month, February 6th at the Chowan County Extension Office

    February 3, 2020

    Our February meeting date is different this month due to the primary elections. Our speaker will be Pat Mansfield of Mansfield Lilies. Pat will talk about highway meadows and strip planting for pollinators.

    Visitors are welcome. The meeting starts at 7PM and the doors will be open at 6:30.

  • Bee school starts

    January 19, 2020

    BOCC bee school started in conjunction with COA on January 14th.

    . A total of seventeen students enrolled.

  • Bee School Starting January 14th

    January 3, 2020

  • December Meeting

    December 8, 2019

    There is no meeting for December. Our next meeting will be January 9th 2020.

  • Christmas Trees In The Park

    December 7, 2019

    Julie & Rick Murpyy and Elizabeth Towe did a great job putting together our tree for the Christmas Trees In The Park at Colonial Park in Edenton. The tree is bee themed and has a lot of detail. Check it out when you are in town.

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  • November Meeting

    November 17, 2019

    Our President Elect Julie Murphy presents Rick Coor and honorary membership to Beekeepers of Chowan County and a thank you honorarium after his talk on queen rearing at the club level.

    Julie was elected President for next year. The other officers elected for next year are Stacy Mariner Vice President, Mary Morris Secretary, and Ron Cummings Treasurer.

    We are very excited to have such an outstanding group of individuals assume leadership of the club.