Oak Tree Lodge
1412 Schoolhouse Rd, Wall Township, NJ 07753
Noon to 5:00 PM
$15.00 Per Person
Children 12 and under ~ FREE
This Educational and Activity filled day is open to family and friends of NJBA members. Rain or shine, the event takes place in covered pavilions.
Noon – Doors Open
Raffle Ticket Sales until 4pm ~
- Raffle for Eagle Scout Hive
- Mixed Raffle: includes 50/50, Tall Smoker, Pollen Trap, Formic Pro Mite Strips and more!
- Children’s Raffle: all children 12 and under will have their name automatically entered
12:30 – Welcome and Opening Remarks
12:45 – Eagle Scout Project Presentation: Kevin Toler built bee hives as his Eagle Scout Project and donated them to CJBA. One will be raffled off, the other used by CJBA.
1:10 – Lunch Begins and will be served until 4pm
1:45 – Over-wintering Roundtable and Mason Bee House Activity for the Children
2:30 – Break and put on protective gear for Hive Inspection
2:45 – Hive Inspection with Jeff Burd Master Beekeeper and President of NJBA
3:15 – Break and remove protective gear
3:30 - Warre Hives, Open Frames, and Top Bars with Dennis Rittenhouse
4:00 - Alternative Methods of Swarm Control and Prevention, for the Backyard Beekeeper with Len Klinker
4:30 – Raffles and Closing Remarks