• NJBA Winter Meeting 2016 Adult Registration

February 13, 2016 8:00am

Annual winter meeting beginning at 8:00 a.m. at the Nottingham Ballroom, Nottingham Volunteer Fire Company


8:00 – 8:30 AM
Registration and Light Breakfast
8:30 – 8:45 
Welcome and announcements (President Janet A. Katz)
Pledge of Allegiance, Moment of Silence
Presentation of Jake Matthenius Service Award – Janet A. Katz
8:45 – 9:00 
Mechanical shaking of hives as a varroa management strategy –
Meghan McConnell is with the Bee Informed Partnership and also
at the Honey Bee Lab at the University of Maryland.
9:00 – 10:30 
TENTATIVE: Implementation of Beekeeping Regulations and Bee Inspection
Program, Joseph Zoltowski, Director Division of Plant Industry, New Jersey Department of Agriculture.
10:30 – 11:30 
Business meeting and election
11:30 – 1:00 PM 

Honey Show Auction of 1st place entries – Rod Donovan Auctioneer
Buffet Lunch provided by Rosa’s Ristorante & Catering

1:00 – 2:30 Absconding hives, varroa and viruses, Tim Schuler, State Apiarist
2:30 – 3:30 Honey bees, Blueberries and Pesticides, Dean Polk, Fruit IPM Coordinator,
Rutgers Blueberry and Cranberry Research.


Location & Directions

Nottingham Volunteer Fire Co

200 Mercer Street

Hamilton, NJ 08690


From the North:

Take I-95 South (New Jersey Turnpike) to Exit 7A toward I-195 West. Keep left at the fork, follow signs for Interstate 195 W/Trenton/Hamilton and merge onto I-195 West. Take Exit 3B toward Hamilton Square. Merge onto Yardville-Hamilton Square Road. Turn left onto NJ-33 West. Turn right onto Whitehorse Hamilton Square Road. Turn right onto Nottingham Way. 

Turn left onto Mercer Street. The Ballroom will be on the right.


From the South:

Take I-295 North. Take exit 63A-63B for NJ-33 toward Mercer County 535/Mercerville/Trenton. Take Exit 63A toward NJ-33 E/Mercer County 535/ Mercerville. 

Merge onto Hamilton Avenue. Turn right onto Nottingham Way. Slight right to stay on Nottingham Way. Turn left onto Mercer Street. The Ballroom will be on the right.


Cost is $35 for members (adults and children 12 years and older).  After January 31, the cost is $40.
$12 for children 11 and under

Non-Members $40

If you prefer not to register online, RSVP to Janet A. Katz by phone at 908 879-7529 or email treasurer@njbeekeeper.org and send your check made out to "NJBA" to:
Charles Ilsley
704 Kline Place
Bridgewater, NJ 08807-3135

Registration by Jan 31st is to provide a headcount to the caterer so there can be enough food.

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NJBA Winter Meeting 2016 Adult Registration

  • Product Code: NJBAWinter2016-Adult
  • $40.00


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