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.
May 3, 2022
The date and location of the May meeting has changed due to the County Extension Office being used forthe elections.
BoCC member Marvin Hare secured the Rocky Hock Ruritan building for us on May 5th @ 7pm. The address is 126 Evans-Bass Rd., Edenton. Take Hwy 32/Virginia Rd North from Edenton - turn left onto Rocky Hock Rd @ the Dollar General (approx. 15 min & 9 miles) - take the immediate left past Rocky Hock Baptist Church (approx. 5 mins & 2.5 miles) on Evans-Bass Rd. The RH Ruritan building is the first building on the right (approx. 1 min & .2 mile), just past the baseball field. If you need more detailed directions, please contact Marvin @ (252) 799-6402.
A panel of experienced BoCC beekeepers
~ Etienne Nadeau, Nadeau Farms
~ Stacey Marriner, Bray House Honey Bees
~ John Marshall, Portsmouth, VA
will participate in a Q&A Beekeeper Roundtable for our May meeting. They are ready to be put in the hot seat, so please bring your questions, comments & observations. This is an opportunity to ask alllll the questions & pick these experienced beekeepers brains!!0
September 3, 2021
Our speaker for the September meeting will be Master Beekeeper Etienne Nadeau. Etienne will talk about preparing your bees for winter. Non members are always welcome.0
August 7, 2021
Our August meeting will be on August 12th at 7 PM at the Chowan County Agriculture Building. The speaker will be Greg Wolgemuth, President of Wilson Count Beekeepers. Greg will talk about the five frame resource hive.
The meeting will start at 7 PM. Doors will open at 6:30.0
June 30, 2021
Our July 8th meeting will be at the Chowan County Agriculture Building located at 730 N. Granville Street in Edenton. Our speaker will be NCSBA Regional Director Stacy Mariner. Stacy will talk about planning ahead and treating pests. This is a timely topic. Treating for pest has become one of the most important aspects of successful beekeeping.
The meeting will start at 7 PM and the doors will be open at 6:30 PM on the Virginia Road side of the building. Guests are welcome.0
June 7, 2021
Great news! We will have our first in person meeting in over a year on Thursday June 10th at the Chowan County Agriculture Building at 730 N. Granville Street in Edenton. The doors will open at 6PM and the meeting will start at 7PM. Enter from the Virginia Road side. We will catch up after a year of repote meetings.0
April 6, 2021
Our April meeting will again be a Zoom meeting at 7PM Thursday April 8. Our North Carolina Reagional Bee Inspector, Adolphus Leonard will talk about spring build up and swarms and will be available to answer questions.
If you are not a member and would like to take part send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and request access.0
March 15, 2021
Due to low enrolment the Beekeeping School with COA has been canceled.0
March 10, 2021
Our March meeting will be a zoom meeting at 7PM Thursday March 11. Stacy Mairner our Regional Director for NCSBA will talk about hive splits. If you would like to access the meeting send and email request to email@example.com
Introduction to Beekeeping class
February 26, 2021
In conjuction with COA, Beekeepers of Chowan County is offering a beginning beekeeping course starting March 16th. Due to Covid-19 restrictions there will only be 12 slots available. The sign up information is below.
February 21, 2021
Click the link below to access the application for membership. Print the application and mail to the indicated address.36