The meeting was called to order at 7pm. The meeting opened with the pledge and prayer. The business meeting was called to order at 7:15pm.
We are still trying to work out the details of the new mentor program we would like to start.
T-shirts are still for sale and available at lettering express. Located on Reno ave in Oklahoma City.
The outdoor Feast has asked us to come out and hand out information and have an observation hive May 19th 2-9pm. Any volunteers that want to do this event can message Rick Schantz or comment on the facebook post for the information.
The business was called to a close at 7:30
John Bowman gave a small presentation about some of the things he learned while visiting another bee club; on cutouts, pollen feeders, chicken wire on farms to hold on comb, and swarm traps.
Our plant specialist who’s name is Jamie works in the horticultural department at OSU okc. He brought many different plants that are bee friendly. He gave a great description of integrated pest management as well as the plants he brought. He provided a website where we could get some of the information he gave us it is xerces.org/factsheets. He also invited us the the plant sale at OSU okc for the final weekend.
After the speaker we had the drawing and gave away all the plants he brought to talk about.