February 12, 2019 Meeting

Join us at the Wake County Commons Building (4011 Carya Drive, Raleigh NC 27610) on Tuesday, February 12, for our monthly meeting. 6:30 pm – Beginner Workshop: Hive Box Assembly led by Rick Bordeaux. All new beekeepers are invited to this informative pre-meeting workshop. 7:30 pm – WCBA Meeting with guest speaker Tim Siders. Tim

January 8, 2019 Meeting Minutes

65 Beekeepers attended the first meeting of 2019. Before the meeting, new beekeepers met with Greg Morrison and Rick Bordeaux to go over parts of the hive and learn how to assemble a frame with wax foundation. At 7:30 pm, President Ken Cobb called the meeting to order. He recognized outgoing officers Mike Childers, Ben

January 8, 2019 Meeting

Join us at the Wake County Commons Building (4011 Carya Drive, Raleigh NC 27610) on Tuesday, January 8, for our monthly meeting. 6:30 pm – Beginner Workshop: Hive Equipment Overview and Frame Assembly led by Rick Bordeaux and Greg Morrison. All new beekeepers are invited to this informative pre-meeting workshop. 7:30 pm – WCBA Meeting

Dec 11 Christmas Dinner

Bring your family and join us for our annual Christmas dinner and fellowship. The club provides ham and paper products. Please bring a side dish or dessert to share. The gathering starts at 6:30 and the meal begins about 7 pm. Wake County Commons Building, 4011 Carya Drive, Raleigh 27610 WCBA Member Survey The incoming

Nov 13 Monthly Meeting at Commons Building

Join us on November 13 at the Wake County Commons Building, upper level conference room to fellowship with other beekeepers and enjoy a BBQ and potluck supper. The gathering begins at 6:30 pm and the dinner starts at 7:00 pm. The club will provide BBQ and we ask you to bring a side dish or

October 9 Monthly Meeting

Join WCBA to hear NCSU PhD student Steven Reyna speak on small hive beetle biology, RNAi in agriculture and apiculture, and how he is using RNAi to control the small hive beetle. The meeting will be held in Apex at The Oaks at Salem, 6304 Old Jenks Road, Apex NC 27523. The gathering begins at

Canceled Sep 11 BBQ at The Oaks in Apex

Due to the need to make Hurricane preparations at the planned venue, we have canceled the WCBA annual BBQ dinner that was scheduled for Tuesday, September 11. There are no plans to reschedule the BBQ. Bug Fest, sponsored by the NC Museum of Natural History, is canceled on September 15, but rescheduled for October 20.

August 14 Monthly Meeting and August 19

Join WCBA on Tuesday, August 14 in Apex for our monthly meeting at The Oaks at Salem, 6304 Old Jenks Road, Apex NC 27523. This venue is owned by club member April Maness http://theoaksatsalem.com Parking will be in the grass near the tree line, so follow instructions. The gathering begins at 7:00 and the meeting

July 10 Monthly Meeting and July 15

Join us on Tuesday night at the Wake County Commons Building, upper level conference room to fellowship with other beekeepers and enjoy an evening with Beekeeper Jason Cirioli. Jason has a long background in Pollinator landscape design, structural extraction, raising bees, beekeeping instruction and consultation. He will cover Summer/Fall Preparations and also have a Q&A

June 12 Monthly Meeting and June 24 “Hands on in the Hive”

Join us at the Wake County Commons Building, upper level conference room, for our monthly meeting, which includes a Honey Extraction demonstration. The gathering begins at 7:00 pm and the meeting starts at 7:30 pm. The next “Hands on in the Hive” is Sunday, June 24 (the week after Father’s Day) at the Historic Oak