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Summer Picnic, July 23rd 2016 at Nellie’s Cave Park, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

OK, it’s time to sign up for the summer picnic, and  take a break from cracking open all those hives.  For those of you not familiar with Nellies Cave Park in Blacksburg, just crank this into your GPS : Nellies Cave Park, 1900 … Continue reading

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April Meeting: Dwight Porter on Queen Rearing

Please join us at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday 14th April at the Montgomery County Health and Human Services Building at 210 Pepper St., Christiansburg  when South Carolina-based Russian queen and bee breeder Dwight Porter of Porter Farm Honey Bees will talk about his queen … Continue reading

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September 11 th Meeting

Please join the New River Valley Beekeepers’ Association at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday September 11 at the Montgomery County Health and Human Services Building, 210 Pepper St., when we will discuss what we need to do to prepare our hives for the … Continue reading

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2013 Beginning Beekeeping Workshop

Update: 2013 class is FULL. The Beginning Beekeeping Workshop lasts two Saturdays, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, 2 February, 2013 and 6 April, 2013. Cost is $55 per student and includes a beginner’s book, course materials, and lunch; $25 for … Continue reading

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NRVBA Summer Picnic 2012

The Annual NRVBA Bee Fest was held Saturday August 11 at Riverside park in Radford. On hand were the likes of Jack, Sam, Mark, Evertte, Ricky, Tim and a whole host of other members. Everette Harrell made all the arrangements … Continue reading

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