The Mercer County Beekeepers  will have a Special meeting at 6:00 pm  September 14  at the Glenwood Park Lake, Shelter number 8.  We will have snacks and drinks
Go in from the Rt 20 entrance to the park and follow the road to the left. When you get to the one way continue on around the loop to the large grassy area on top of the hill. The shelter is on the left and parking is on the right.

We will following West Virginia COVID-19 guidelines of social distancing.


2020 membership is due- $12 for the year

Discussion and questions on preparing your bees for Winter..



The primary items covered during the meeting is collection of the due's and complete nominations for officers and 2 board positions for the upcoming year.

Our address is  " Mercer County Beekeepers,  P.O. Box 5271, Princeton,  WV 24740"


                                SCHEDULE FOR 2020 MEETINGS;

GENERAL MEMBERSHIP    7pm at Gilbert Center

January   - February 3   - March 2  - CANCELLED DUE TO  COVID 19


BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETINGS  are now immediately after the general meeting.


Regular Monthly Meetings are the usually the first Monday of each month with a few exceptions.

We start our General membership meetings at 7:00pm.  

A map to our meeting location can be downloaded from the





The West Virginia Best Management Practices can be downloaded here.

The address for the meetings; 
113 STRALEY AVEPrinceton, WV 24740

For additional information call,

Ken Cole, at 304-920-9430 

or e-mail

You can call the WVU Extension Service Office in Princeton for more details or to be added to our mailing list.

2019 Officers and Directors;

Jeff Shumaker - President

 Alvin Jewell - Vice President

Constance Nipper - Secretary

Dee Braun - Treasurer

Board of Directors;

under construction.


The following is just stored and not applying to this meeting.

 The Mercer County Beekeepers Association meets at the Vietnam Veterans Center formerly called the Fred Gilbert  Activity Center in Princeton, WV   read  notice below.