2017 Banquet

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Banquet outline –

  • Date – October 21st, 2017, Saturday 6 PM
  • Location – Christ Lutheran Chruch, Rt 83 and 55th St, Clarendon Hills, IL
  • Speaker: Bo Sterk, Master Beekeeper
  • Entree – Beef, Chicken or Vegetarian meal offered.
  • Raffle Prize – Mann Lake Hive
  • Tickets $25.00 per attendee

Mr. Sterk’s Profile – Florida Master Craftsman Beekeeper
Beekeeper since 1996,Founder / Director of Bees Beyond Borders
Promoter / Educator of beekeeping in the Caribbean for 13 years.
Greatest challenges – Haiti and St. Vincent.

He will be speaking about his work in the Caribbean and Haiti over the last several years as the Director of Bees Beyond Borders.


This year we are offering a choice of three entrees: Beef, Chicken or Vegetarian

Beef Entree: Beef short ribs, boneless, slow-cooked with lingonberry sauce
Chicken Entree: Chicken, herb seared, topped with mango salsa
Vegetarian Entree: Portabella mushroom, roasted with sweet potato, mozzarella, spinach and peppers.

All entrees served with smashed potatoes and herb-roasted veggies,
Rolls and butter
Mixed Green Salad with Dijon-herb vinaigrette
Dessert: Lemon squares, caramel bars, brownies and cookies
Coffee and Tea

Absolute final deadline: We must receive form by Friday, October 13

CDBA October Banquet Raffle Prize:
Mann Lake Complete Bee Hive Kit, Painted, Assembled, 10-Frame, Made In The USA
Cost of Raffle Tickets:
$1 –> 1 ticket
$5 –> 6 tickets
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  • Made in the USA with quality pine
  • Completely assembled and ready for bees
  • Kit includes one painted 10 frame 9-5/8-inch assembled hive body, ten 9-1/8-assembled wood frames with yellow waxed RiteCell foundation
  • Solid painted bottom board with an unpainted entrance reducer and a painted telescoping cover with inner cover
  • Measures 22-inch length by 18-1/2-inch width by 13-1/7-inch height

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