2017-18 Speakers

Club meetings are on the first Thursday of each month at 7:30pm.  Meetings are held at the Legion Log Cabin in San  Anselmo, CA (20 Veterans Place).


September 7, 2017Kate Frey, co-author of The Bee-Friendly Garden, “Bee Friendly Gardening”

October 5, 2017: Gro Amdam, Professor, Arizona State University, “Vaccinating Honey Bees: Concept, Data, Feasibility”

November 2, 2017:  Gene Brandi, President, American Beekeeping Federation, “Beekeeping from a Commercial Perspective”

December 7, 2017: Janet Brisson, Owner, Country Rubes, “Small Hive Beetles”

January 4, 2018: Marin Beekeepers “Panel Discussion: Community Breeding”

February 1, 2018: Mace Vaughn, Pollinator Program Co-Director, Xerxes Society for Invertebrate Conservation, “Habitat and Lobbying”

March 1, 2018: Leo Sharaskin, editor, Keeping Bees with a Smile, “Natural and Practical Beekeeping”

April 5, 2018: Samuel Ramsey, Doctoral Student, University of Maryland, “Varroa Feed on Hemolymph and 2 Other Alternative Facts”

May 3, 2018: Elina Nino,  Extension Apiculturist, UC Davis, “Effects of Supplemental Forage on Bees 

June 7, 2018:  Marin Beekeepers “Gadgets and Gizmos” 

July:  No meeting.  Marin County Fair June 30 – July 5. 

August: Potluck.  Date TBA.