Sept 13 meeting

Our next meeting will be held Saturday, September 13th at Canyon View Church, 195 Skalkaho Highway, Hamilton. (1/4 mile off Hwy 93) 9 AM-11 AM (downstairs; there is an entrance from the lower parking lot). We will be discussing medications and doing Nosema testing. Please click "find out more" to learn how to collect your bee samples to bring to the meeting!

Ravalli County Fair

Enter your honey in the fair and volunteer to help out at our "Bee Booth"!

Honey Fest!

2nd Annual Honey Fest will be held on Saturday, October 4th at Sam's Spade (111 S. 4th St.) 10 AM - 2 PM; currently seeking club members who would like to sell honey and/or honey+beeswax products including candles, lotion, soap, etc. If you are interested in this, please send an email to bitterrootbees"at"

UM's Beekeeping Certificate Program

UM's Beekeeping Certificate program consists of three university courses at the apprentice, journeyman and master levels, culminating in a certificate designating the participant as a "Master Beekeeper."

Western Apiculture Conference

September 17-20, 2014 at University of Montana. Deadline for pre-registration is August 15. This promises to be a fantastic learning experience! The program includes speaker presentations, Saturday workshops, and many other possibilities. Check out the schedule on their site for more details.