February 2016 Meeting Minutes

Wannabee Hobby Beekeepers


Meeting Minutes – February, 2016

Wannabee Hobby Beekeepers Meeting Minutes: February 10, 2016 members and friends met at the Game Fish & Parks Outdoor Campus at 6 p.m. President Kia Smith called the meeting to order. Approximately 50 people attended.

Old Business:

The 2016 Officers were introduced.

  • President- Kia Smith
  • Vice President- Michelle Grosek
  •  Secretary- Lynette Epp
  • Treasurer- Jan Snedigar

Kia announced she had the paperwork to change the Wannabe club name to Wannabee but wasn’t able to do it. Lynette Epp took the paperwork to submit.

  • New Business

  • Kia talked about our State needing a Pollinator Protection Plan
  • Newcastle/Upton wants a speaker- Jerry said he has tried to contact them
  • Western Apicultural Society would like us to join their society. Jerry asked Kia to send the members more information via email before any further discussion. Kia said she would.
  • North Rapid Civic Association- having a presentation on Feb. 24 at General Beadle.


  • Guest Speakers: Dan & Tina Mulally gave a presentation on the Hogg Half-Comb Cassette Honey and How to do a Juniper Split.
  • Dan also mentioned that the way they are treating hive beetles in Hawaii is to put a Brawny (dine-a-max) paper towel in the hive. Apparently, the beetles get stuck to the towels like Velcro.

Minutes submitted by Lynette Epp, Secretary

Disclaimer:  If I have misquoted you, misnamed you, didn’t quote you, didn’t name you, or otherwise made mistakes in these meeting minutes, I apologize. Please feel free to send me the corrections and I will correct/publish them in the meeting minutes on the web site.  Send to  jonepp5@rap.midco.net



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