2018 Meeting dates and times:

  • Saturday, March 3, 6:00 pm Discussion: overwinter losses
  • Saturday, April 7, 6:00 pm Discussion: splits and queen rearing
  • Saturday, May 19, 6:00 pm Bee Equipment Auction, Discussion: mite control
  • Saturday, July 21, 12:00 noon Beekeepers Picnic, Discussion: summer splits
  • Saturday, September 8, 6:00 pm Nomination of Officers for 2019, Discussion: extraction and preparing for healthy overwintering
  • Saturday, November 3, 6:00 pm Election of Officers for 2019, Discussion: overwintering

Meetings are held at the Farm Bureau building in Freeport,
210 West Spring Street, Freeport, IL 61032

All meetings include a potluck dinner. You are encouraged to bring a dish to pass, but welcome to stay and participate either way.

One of our roundtable discussions about beekeeping at a recent meeting.