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 Description:
Meetings are normally held on the 3rd Monday but this month its being held on the 2nd Monday, at the Live Stock Arena!
 
When / TIME & DATE:
The December 2016 meeting will be a pot-luck!  Next Monday 12/12/16 @ 7pm, at the:
Johnston County Livestock Arena.
520 County Home Rd, Smithfield, NC 27577 (map it)
 
Meeting agenda:
Attention! The December 12th meeting will be a dinner/social gathering! A pot-luck dinner with the club bringing fried chicken and tea. We are asking the member to bring side dishes like vegetables, breads, desserts.
It will be held December 12th @ 7pm at the:
Johnston County Livestock Arena.
520 County Home Rd, Smithfield, NC 27577 (map it)

The club will also be taking 2017 membership renewals
At the December 12th pot-luck we are going to be ready to take your 2017 membership renewals.
     • Individual membership is $10 per year.
     • Family membership is $15 per year.
You can print out the membership PDF form and bring it with you to save time. (link to membership form)
 
Monday 12/12/2016 @ 7pm-9pm
 

Johnston County Livestock Arena.
520 County Home Rd, Smithfield, NC 27577 (map it)

November Monthly Meeting is being held at a different date this month!

Description:
Meetings are normally held on the 3rd Monday but this month its being held on the 2nd Monday.

When / TIME & DATE:
The November 2016 meeting will be next Monday 11/14/16 @ 7pm.

Meeting agenda:
We will be voting for 2017 board members.

On the ballot are;
o   President - Al Hildreth
o   Vice President – Barney Niles
o   Treasurer – Lisa Velasquez
o   Secretary -  Tom Anderson
o   Program Director – Thunderhawk Chavis
o   3-yr. Director  – Kenneth Gossett

Guest speaker:
Jennifer Keller is the featured speaker for our November meeting.  She is a Research Specialist working for Dr. David Tarpy. She will address general questions, and talk about Hive Life Cycle Basics & Determining When Re-queening is Necessary.  https://projects.ncsu.edu/cals/entomology/keller

It now looks like the hurricane is going to impact us more then they said at the beginning of the week.  The storm continues to track more westward we are expecting high winds and a lot of rain, please remember to secure your hives and beware of high water in flood prone areas.

Here is the newest report from ABC11 http://abc11.com/1535987 as of 30mins ago: 10/04/2016 11:59:00 AM
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