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2022 General Meetings
January & February meetings will be held at Olympia Parks and Recreation Center, 222 Columbia St NW, Room 200.
In March, we will resume meetings at the Thurston County Fairgrounds – 3054 Carpenter Rd SE, Lacey, WA 98503 –Heritage Hall – It’s the main building to the right, as you enter the main gate.
DATES: 2nd Monday of Each Month
January 10, 2022 – Olympia Parks and Recreation Center, 222 Columbia St NW, Room 200.
February 14, 2022 – Olympia Parks and Recreation Center, 222 Columbia St NW, Room 200.
March 14, 2022
April 11, 2022
May 9, 2022
June 13, 2022
July 11, 2022 – Summer Picnic
August 8, 2022
September 12, 2022
October 10, 2022
November 14, 2022
December 12, 2022 – Holiday Potluck
Our memberships are annual memberships that are good from January 1 to December 31 of each year. New members can purchase a membership for the following year starting October 1 and get three free months! Use Square to join or renew your membership! Just click HERE!
Board Elections have been postponed until the April meeting.
This is your chance to join the Board and make your mark on the club! Members can make a nomination by clicking HERE!
Here’s an interesting video on swarm capturing:
And here’s a good video of a queen bee emerging from a queen cell. For some of you who haven’t seen this, it’s pretty good. She emerges finally about 3:29 into the video so you don’t have to sit through the whole thing.
Do you have a favorite beekeeping video you’d like to share? Send a link to: firstname.lastname@example.org