2020 February 15 Winter Meeting

Join us for this amazing beekeeping event.

LOCATION:  Harford Community College
ADDRESS:  401 Thomas Run Road, Bel Air, MD 21015, Entrance 2
BUILDING:   The Chesapeake Center, first building on the left
ADDRESS:   Bel Air, MD

DAY:             February 15, 2020
TIME:            9AM - 4PM  (Doors open at 8 AM)


  • Kim Flottum - Bee Culture Magazine's for 33+ years


KIM FLOTTUM was Editor of Bee Culture Magazine for 33+ years

KIM FLOTTUM was Editor of Bee Culture Magazine for 33+ years. He started a second magazine called Beekeeping Your First Three Years about 6 years ago for the huge flush of new beekeepers answering the call of helping the bees. He’s written 5 books, ranging from beginner to advanced to producing varietal honey to actually how to do honey tasting with Marina Marchese, and his last is In Business With Bees. He is past President of The Connecticut State Beekeepers Association, The Ohio State Beekeepers Association, and has served as Director, and Chairman Of The Board of the Eastern Apiculture Society. Kim and his wife Kathy, who is Associate Editor and Graphic Design Specialist for Bee Culture, live in Northeast Ohio with their cats, chickens, ducks and gardens. After retiring at the end of 2019, Kim ramped up his Agricultural Podcast Production Company, called Growing Planet Media, so he hasn’t slowed down a lot, but he does get to sleep in once on occasion.


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DIRECTIONS to the meeting:

Harford Community College 

401 Thomas Run Road, Bel Air, MD 21015

We will be meeting in The Chesapeake Center, at Entrance 2, first building on the left.

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Harford Community College is mid-way between Bel Air and Churchville Md. on route # 22. Turn into the Main entrance at Thomas Run Road. Turn right into Parking lot #2, then use the left side of the lot. The meeting is in The Chesapeake Center, the first building on the left.

If you use I-95 you should get off at MD 543 Fountian Green Rd., Riverside Exit # 80, which will take you to #22, turn right to Thomas Run Road on the left.

If you use I-83 you should gef off at MD 439 Old York Rd.. Turn right on # 23 Norrisville Rd., to Jarrettsville then right on #165 Baldwin Mill Rd. and left on #23 East-West Hwy. Turn left at dead end and then right at the next light. This is #543 North Fountain Green Rd. At Fountain Green turn left on to #22 to Thomas Run Road on the left.

If you use US 1 from Conowingo turn left at Poplar Grove on to Priestford Road #136 to Churchville and #22. Turn right and HCC will be on your right at the third traffic light.

If you use US 40 from Perryville go to Havre De Grace turn left on to #155 Level Road and this will take you to Churchville and #22. Turn right at dead end and HCC will be 4 traffic lights on your right.

Vendors can use the access road that is beside the building but must use the lot for parking.


In the event of a major winter storm, please check MSBA's homepage for possible cancellation notifications. Also, if Harford County Community College closes, our meeting will be cancelled. Harford's closings are usually announced on WBAL (AM 1090) and WHFC (FM 91.1) and at www.harford.edu.