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October Menu


It's getting colder outside. It's time for chili night. Bring Frito chips, chili, anything you like with your chili, and/or deserts.


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:


October 15, 2015 -
Club Elections

November 19, 2015 -
Thanksgiving Dinner

December 17, 2015 -
Christmas Dinner


Up Coming Events:


The TBA Conference in Cookville, TN
- October 9 & 10

Please, mark your calendars for our Festivals & Fairs

Rogersville -
October 10 & 11

Morristown -
October 24 & 25


Support The Club

New 2016 Beekeeping Calendars


Our new one-of-a-kind CVBA 2016 calendars are hot off the press! They are available for $8.00! They make great gifts! Thanks to everyone who provided photos!


2015 Beekeeping Calendars


We still have our one-of-a-kind CVBA 2015 beekeeping calendars available!! Reduced price of $5 each! We only have a few left so get them before they are gone! They are full of wonderful pictures and key things to watch for each month with your bees. Thanks to everyone who provided photos!

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!


Beekeeper of the Year


Lynda Eskola is taking nominations for Beekeeper of the Year during the month of October. She will be away from home this month so if you want to send a nomination you can email - This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call her cell phone 423-231-4212 or send it by regular mail at 600 Eskola Lane, Treadway, TN 37881.

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


2015 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 147 paid members for 2015!


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