The goal of the Cabell Wayne Beekeepers Association is to educate and mentor members in the ART OF BEEKEEPING. Our members are from all walks of life and everyone is welcome.
The Cabell Wayne Beekeepers Association first meeting was March 16th, 1982 at the Lavalette Methodist Church. Our first president was Tom Leete. We have only had three Presidents Tom Leete, Carl Cornell and our current president Gabe Blatt, we still meet at the Lavalette Methodist Church. The only active Charter Members are Gabe & Rhonna Blatt and George Godby.
The Association has grown over the years to 80 plus members today. We have sponsored three West Virgina State Spring Meetings and brought the Heartland Apicultural Society annaul Meeting to Huntington West Virginia. HAS had never been held in WV before!
2013-15 Club Officers:
Gabe Blatt - President, Huntington WV
Wade Stiltner - Vice President, Fort Gay WV
Dan O'Hanlon - Secretary/Treasurer, Huntington WV
Buying packaged bees this spring
Summer is mostly over and winter is rapidly approaching, the holiday season and celebrating Christmas is right around the corner. After Christmas we'll all buckle down and try to ...
Posted Oct 26, 2010, 1:36 AM by Michael Smith
Next Association Meeting Night Nov. 8th
Just a reminder that our next meeting night is coming up Nov. 8th at 7:00 PM. New Beekeepers and guests are always welcome, hope to see everyone there. Directions ...
Posted Oct 25, 2010, 10:20 PM by Michael Smith
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Gabe Blatt to speak at Lawrence County Ky Bee Meeting
Bee Meeting set for Oct. 19 at the Lawrence County Extension Office in Louisa Ky at 6:00 PM.
Gabe Blatt with the WV Beekeepers Association will speak about the ...
Posted Oct 1, 2010, 4:12 PM by Michael Smith
Getting the Honeybees ready for winter
Sobieski - Beekeeping is a hobby many can do in their own backyard and now is the time when beekeepers prepare their honeybees for winter.
Gary Pusick is vice president of ...
Posted Sep 28, 2010, 9:30 AM by Michael Smith
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Dan O'Hanlon article in Bee Culture Magazine
Our club secratary Dan O'Hanlon has an article prined in Bee Culture Magazine Sept. 2010 on page 39. The article is West Virginia Passes Immunity Law for beekeepers in ...
Posted Sep 12, 2010, 11:48 AM by Michael Smith