Beekeeping Calendar of Events
Upcoming Dates to Remember
Lehigh Valley Beekeepers Intro to Beekeeping
February 4, 18 & March 4,18, 7:00-9:30 p.m. at Lehigh Carbon Community College, Schnecksville, PA Details including discounted early-bird signup.
North Central PA Beekeepers
Tuesday, March 10, 7:00 p.m. at the Penn State Extension Office, Coudersport. For more information, contact Joan Bradley at 814-697-7586, email: email@example.com
Monroe County Beekeepers
Wednesday, March 11, 7:00 p.m. at the Monroe County Conservation District, Stroudsburg. Visit their website: www.monroecountybeekeepers.org for more information
Susquehanna Beekeepers of NEPA
Friday, March 13, 7:00 p.m. at the Claverack Bldg., Montrose. Speaker, Dr. Dewey Caron, University of Delaware. Contact Jim Perkins, Program Chair at 570-967-2634 or check on www.susquehannabeekeeping.com for updates.
Chester County Beekeepers Annual Conference
Saturday, March 14, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. (registration at 8:00-9:00) at The Merion Science Center at West Chester University, West Chester, PA. Details.
Beekeepers of Susquehanna Valley
Lancaster County Beekeepers
Tuesday, March 17, 6:00 p.m. at the North Museum of Science and Natural History, Lancaster. For additional information and RSVP, contact Jim Pinkerton at 717-653-5911 or email or visit the website www.lancasterbeekeepers.org.
Lehigh Valley Beekeepers
Thursday, March 19, Seipstown Grange, Fogelsville. "Show & Tell" and Swap Meet. Contact Steve Finke at 610-737-7676 for more information or check their calendar.
Southern Adirondack Beekeepers Association (SABA) Seminar
Saturday, March 21, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.at the HVCC TEC-SMART Extension building at 345 Hermes Rd. in Malta NY. Guest speakers are Allen Dick of Alberta, Canada, Meghan Milbrath of Munith, Minnesota, and also Dr. Wyatt Mangum, well-known for his articles in ABJ, and author of a new book on Top Bar Hives. Further details and Registration available at their website.
Montgomery Co. Beekeepers
Thursday, March 26, 7:00 p.m. at the 4-H Center, Skippack. Queen Cell Program with discussion of accomplishments, success stories and statistics from 2014. Contact Dan Boylan at 610-906-6182 or firstname.lastname@example.org or visit their website: for more information
York County Beekeepers
Thursday, March 26, 7:00 p.m. at the York County School of Technology, York. Dr. Meghan Milbraith, from Minnesota, is the guest speaker. Visit the website www.ycbk.org for more details.
Queen Production Workshop
Sunday, May 3, 9:00 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. at the Evergreen Heritage Center, Mount Savage, MD. Steve Repasky, certified EAS Master Beekeeper and leader in the Burg Bees Association, is the featured speaker. Workshop is limited to 40 persons; early registration recommended. Details
Capital Area Beekeepers Short Course
Saturdays, May 2 & 9. Part I: Will start at 8:00 a.m. at the Dauphin County Agriculture & Natural Resources Center, 1451 Peters Mt. Road, Dauphin, Pa. Part II: Will start at noon at Dave Anderson's Apiary, 7081A Colebrook Road, Palmyra, Pa. The cost of the Short Course is $40 which includes a CABA membership. For additional information please contact John Novinger, 717-365-3215, email email@example.com.
PSBA Summer Picnic & Queen Swap
Saturday, August 1, in Sewickley, Pa. Hosted by Burg Bees; watch for details as the event approaches.
PSBA Annual Conference
Friday and Saturday, November 13 & 14, at the Best Western Inn/Country Cupboard, Lewisburg. Additional information will be posted as it becomes available.
Pennsylvania Farm Show (100th Anniversary)
January 9 - 16, 2016 at the Farm Show Complex, Harrisburg. More details to follow as the event approaches. If interested in volunteering, contact Aaron Fisher at 717-242-4373 or Stu Mathias at 717-533-2231 for more information.