February 2016

Trumbull County Beekeepers Association Monthly Meeting Minutes ~ Feb. 14, 2016

Present at the meeting:
Cliff Bequeath              Blake Baldwin          Nick Bohujak
Greg Dubos                  Heather Gleason        Matt Hart
Scott & Michelle Hamilton   Andy & Vicki Hunter    Tim Kriner
Brian Luoma                 Scott & Noah Miller    Steve & Jan Pop
Tim Sandor                  Fred Schaffer          Lee Summerlin
Liz, Phoenyx & Vincent Tosti

New Members:
Mark & Dalena Behlke        Walter & Martha Allen

Guests:
Jerry Holko

Pledge of Allegiance

Meeting was held at the Trumbull County Ag. Bldg. In Cortland, Oh.  Meeting was called to order at 2:07 PM.

Treasurers’ Report: The Treasury has a current balance of $4436.98 as of Feb. 14-2016. Two bills were submitted by Lee Summerlin for beekeeping books amounting to the sum of $217.62. Motion passed to pay these bills.

Old Business

  • Scholarships to be decided on at Feb. meeting. Tickets on sale for Tri-County Conference in Wooster
  • Gander Mtn. Approved raffle ticket sales Feb. 6-13-20-27. T.C.B.A. Will raffle off 5 frame nuc.

New Business

  • 3 Scholarships were awarded. Congratulations Phoenyx Tosti, Vincent Tosti, and Noah Miller!
  • Blake Baldwin and Tim Kriner will mentor Scholars.
  • 20 Tickets were sold for hive raffle. Drawing May 8th.
  • Gander Mountain Grand Opening March 17th. 34 Tickets were sold Saturday Feb. 6th. Participation needed for Feb. 20th and 27th. Contact Vicki Hunter.  330-637-3303.
  • Tickets should be turned in at April meeting. If anyone needs tickets contact Tim Sandor.  330-442-2346.
  • Honey needed for sales at club events. Contact Lee Summerlin. 330-718-2786.

Reminder: Tickets still available for spring conference in wooster, March 5-6. Car-pools available.

50/50 Raffle was $19.00.  Money was donated back to club.  Thanks Brian.

Next meeting: March 13-2016 at 2:00 at the Trumbull County Ag. Bldg.

Beekeeping class followed the meeting.