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May Menu

Spaghetti, (or an Italian dish), bread, salad & desert

CVBA holds regular monthly meetings at 7:00 PM on the 3rd Thursday of each month

Treadway Fire Department,

189 Highway 131

Treadway, Tennessee 37881

Mark Your Calendars! Upcoming Events

Next Meeting:

May 21, 2015
Charlie Patton
“Bee Nutrition”

June 18, 2015
Harlen Breeden
"What's in your Hive"  

Friday July 17, 2015
Club Picnic

August 20, 2015
Jim Brown from Honey Rock Herb Farm
"Plants for Bees"


Congratulation to our winners of the Edith Collinsworth Memorial Youth Scholarship

   Isaac Barnett
   Gabe Lyons
   Cameron Jarnigan 

Also, a big THANKS to Howard Kerrr our speaker from April who donated money for our youth scholarship!!!!


Support The Club


2015 Beekeeping Calendars

Our one-of-a-kind CVBA 2015 beekeeping calendars are now available!! Reduced price of $5 each! Be sure to get them before the new year begins! They are full of wonderful pictures and key things to watch for each month with your bees. Thanks to everyone who provided photos!


Seed Packages

Tom Ramie will have Honey Mix Seed Packages from Roundstone Seed Company for sale. They are $2.50 per pack and will sew a 15 x 15 plot.


T-Shirts and Hats

We have new T-shirts - $10 and Hats - $8 available for sale!



Pick up our wonderful cookbook with hundreds of recipes submitted by our members. It is a steal for $10! Also, try the recipe of the month at each club meeting. Joyce Capps chooses a recipe each month to make and share with members. 


Clinch Valley Library

Librarian: Ed Dingfelder 423-272-2893

It's wonderful to have so many taking an interest in reading and viewing DVD's that will expand their knowledge of beekeeping! If you have a book or video checked out, please return it at the next meeting. There may be someone else patiently waiting! We have two new books and a DVD in our library!! DVD "Top Bar Beekeeping" Books "Exploring the World of Bees" "The Thinking Beekeeper"

Club Membership

2015 Memberships are being collected. Annual dues are $15 for a family, $10 for a single membership, and $5 for a youth member. See William to complete a new membership form. You may pay your dues directly to William Barnett. You may also mail dues (please include your phone # in case we need to reach you) to the following address: Clinch Valley Beekeepers Association c/o William Barnett 4853 Hwy 31 Sneedville, TN 37869 We currently have 128 paid members for 2015!


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