Beekeeping Calendar of Events
Upcoming Dates to Remember
Susquehanna Beekeepers of NEPA
Friday, December 9, 7:00 p.m. at the Claverack Bldg., Rt. 706, Montrose. Topic: Recap of PSBA Conference from Jim & Marcia Perkins & other attendees. Contact Jim Perkins at 570-967-2634 or check www.susquehannabeekeeping.com for updates.
Montgomery Co. Beekeepers
North East PA Beekeepers
Wednesday, January 4, 7:30 p.m. at 32 Comm St., Honesdale. For more information, contact Charles Kinbar at email@example.com or call 570-497-6402.
Country Barn Farm Bee Club
Thursday, January 5, 6:00 p.m. at the Cooper-Siegel Community Library, 403 Fox Chapel Rd., Pittsburgh. For futher information contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
Pennsylvania Farm Show
January 7 - 14, 2017 at the Farm Show Complex, Harrisburg. Please consider volunteering your time to help the PSBA in the Food Court booth, Marketplace or the Learning Center. Contact Aaron Fisher at email@example.com or phone 717-242-4373 for additional information.
North American Beekeeping Conference
January 10 - 14 at the San Luis Resort & Galveston Island Convention Center, Galveston, TX. This is a joint conference of the American Beekeeping Federation, the American Honey Producers Association and the Canadian Honey Council. Visit the ABF website: abfnet.org for registration and additional information.
Western Pennsylvania Beekeeping Seminar
Friday and Saturday, February 17 & 18, 2017, at Double Tree by Hilton Hotel Pittsburgh-Monroeville, 101 Mall Boulevard, Monroeville, Pa.
Speakers include: Dr. Roger Hoopingarner, Elizabeth (Izzy) Hill and Doug Oster. Break-out sessions and a special Beginning Beekeeping workshop will be offered on Saturday 8-4 p.m.
Seminar registration is $55; Beginner Beekeeping cost is $75. Registration opens the beginning of December 2016 at Penn State Extension, Beaver website: http://extension.psu.edu/beaver call 724-774-3003.
EAS Conference and Short Course
July 31 - August 4, at the University of Delaware, Clayton Hall Conference Center, Newark, DE. For additional information, visit the EAS website: easternapiculture.org.