Queen's Castle Beekeepers Assoc.
3rd Year, 8th
Minutes for the Queen’s Castle Beekeepers Assoc.
21980 U. S. Hwy 29, Andalusia, AL 36420, 334-222-0751/376-9824
opened the meeting by welcoming everyone, Since we had some new
then introduced themselves.
talked about the State Convention that was recently held in
Montgomery, Alabama. She said the convention next year would be held
weekend in September in Clanton, Alabama. And you might want to
now if you want to enter the Honey Baked Goods Contest for next
is interested in going to the district meeting, it will be at the
in Walnut Hill, Florida.
Blair reported we had $225.69 in the bank. And she was to check with
Barns about the $100 deposit she thought we were to get back from
commented on the club shirts the members had talked about having
said he thought he could get the embroidery done for $5.00 a shirt.
Vicky are to check into the prices of the shirts and the price of
logo put on them. The logo will be the same one our club caps have
talked about the 1/4"x 6" entrance he has on his hives, and that the
lime tray was located 2" below the bottom of the hive. He also
different flowers that were now blooming and how important it was to
something blooming all year for the bees.
members reported on how their hives were doing, and talked about
experiences on catching
Kiwanis Club of Andalusia had recently invited Mr. and Mrs. Blount
at their meeting held at Tabby D's. Mrs. Lucy showed pictures of the
and presentation they gave.
showed pictures of the booth they had at the Covington County Fair.
members went outside to clean out the lime trays in Mrs.
examined the trays to see what was in each one.
Blair gave a demonstration on how to make lotion bars. She also
change just a few ingredients in the receipt to make insect
enjoyed a delicious meal and great fellowship.
meeting will be November 30, 2013.
present were Lily & Peter Kusmik (former neighbors of the Blounts),
of Brewton, Steve & Lisa Moore of
Luverne, Donna Blair, Jason
Don Helton, Austin Gibbs, Joe Blount, Sharon Campbell, Dana Thrower,
Barnes, Herb Jasper, OJ& Lucy Blount, and Gary & Vicky