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Important Announcements

April Menu


Our menu for April will be Italian night - spaghetti, lasagna, meatballs, salad and garlic bread, etc and deserts. We need as many volunteers as we can get to help with clean up. Please help if you can. We want to keep the building clean so we can continue to use it. Thank you!

CVBA holds regular monthly meetings at 7:00 PM on the 3rd Thursday of each month at


Treadway Fire Department,
189 Highway 131
Treadway, Tennessee 37881


Mark Your Calendars! Upcoming Events


Next Meeting:

April 21, 2016 at 7 pm - Mike Studer - What's going on in the hive?


Up Coming Events:

Saturday April 2 - 1pm - Work day, a day to put together hives before the bee packages come in.

Thursday April 21st - Mike Studer TN State Apiarist will speak about What's going on in the hive?

May 19th - Joel Hausser from Greenville - speaking on Beatle traps. 


Support The Club


2016 Bee Packages


The bees will be ready for pickup on Saturday, April 30 between 11 am and Noon at the Fire Hall. All the packages ordered must be paid in full by April 21st (the night of our April meeting).

2016 Beekeeping Calendars


Our one-of-a-kind CVBA 2016 calendars are now available for $8.00! They make great gifts!


T-Shirts and Hats


We have CVBA T-shirts - $10 and Hats - $8 available for sale!



We still have a few of our wonderful cookbooks with hundreds of recipes submitted by our members. It is a steal for $10! Get them while they last!


Clinch Valley Library


It's wonderful to have so many taking an interest in reading and viewing DVDs that will expand their knowledge about beekeeping. If you have a book or video checked out, please return it at the next meeting. There may be someone else patiently waiting.

Club Membership


2016 Memberships are being collected. Annual dues are $15 for a family, $10 for a single membership, and $5 for a youth member. See William to complete a new membership form. You may pay your dues directly to William Barnett. You may also mail dues (please include your phone # in case we need to reach you) to the following address: Clinch Valley Beekeepers Association c/o William Barnett 4853 Hwy 31 Sneedville, TN 37869. We currently have 45 paid members for 2016!


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