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Utah Beekeepers’ Association Convention – Feb 26 & 27 – Sandy, UT
February 26, 2016 @ 8:30 am - February 27, 2016 @ 1:30 pm
The Utah Beekeepers’ Association hosts an annual convention for its members of all skill levels. This is a great place to learn the ins and outs of beekeeping from the pros.
The Utah Beekeepers’ Association Convention will be held in Sandy, Utah on February 26 and 27, 2016 at the Best Western CottonTree Inn, 10695 South Auto Mall Drive.
This year the convention keynote speaker will be Pat Heitkam. Many years ago, Pat Heitkam operated a bike shop and once received a bee hive as payment. Now, thousands of colonies later, he provides pollination for almonds and produces queens for beekeepers around the world. He is past president of the American Beekeeping Federation.
Rooms at the Best Western Cotton Tree Inn will be at a discounted special rate of $94. After February 1, 2016 the rooms will be released, so make your reservation early. Information on the discount and the hotel can be found here. Call the hotel directly for room reservations at (801) 523-8484. Ask for the Utah Beekeeper’s Convention rate of $94.
If you are planning on staying in the area overnight, please consider staying at the Best Western CottonTree Inn. Filling the room block helps to pay for the convention meeting rooms, thus keeping the convention costs down.
Hotel amenities include complimentary hot breakfast, wireless internet, indoor pool and hot tub & exercise facility.
To view the agenda and register for the Utah Beekeepers’ Association convention: http://www.utahbeekeepers.com/convention.htm