July 2018 Minutes

Person County Beekeepers Association Minutes: July 19,2018; 7:00pm County Office Auditorium

PRESIDENT REPORT Robert Brauer *Welcome to all *Our club was recognized at the State Beekeepers Conference. Our donation was in line with other clubs donations.

VP REPORT James Latimer August meeting will be our community outreach. Film for the night Pollinators Under Pressure. Other possible topics; Veterans Garden and Selling honey products. Popcorn will come from Palace Point. We will reach out to the local paper and FB to advertise flyer for the community day. Thank You Reid Conyer for the work on the Flyer.

FINANCIAL REPORT Amanda Blanks *Submitted July 19,2018 Beginning balance: $7,777.01 Income Total: $82.00 Expenses: $00.00 Donation $181.00 mulch for Veteran Garden Bank Balance: $8,059.01 * Still have a few state cards to pass out. * SHOW AND TELL; Amanda made a bag and coasters with honeybee/flower picture. Very cute!

SECRETARY REPORT Mary Ann Rich *May meeting minutes were approved 1st : Ed Beal, 2nd by Mac Blanks, June minutes will be summited at a later date. * All members names should be combined now. Please sign in.

FUNDRAISING Mac Blanks * T-shirt sells are good. * Next month (August) we will start selling Honey for a Year raffle tickets. Please remember we will need honey donations. always label your honey jars with name and contact information. For guidelines look at the State Website.

COMMUNITY SERVICES Whitney Barnes **Monday,July 30,2018-4H Fun Day; Volunteers are needed * Yes , Sunday will be a Community Hive work day 9:00am sugar shake and mite treatment * Does anyone have a State Fair worthy capped frame of honey??

NEW BUSINESS:

LIBRARY DISPLAY: Reid Conyer *Bring bee products for the window, you will get it back. *taking recommendations for books to donate to the library.

GUEST SPEAKER: Robert Brauer: Tips and Tricks for building beekeeping equipment REFRESHMENTS: cookies and water

DOOR PRIZE: Steve Long: Bee escape board donated by Robert Brauer

ATTENDANCE *19 PCBA Members attending the meeting, 1 guest

* Submitted by:Mary Ann Rich August 16,2018

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