Blog Archive

June 11, 2019 Meeting

Join us at the Wake County Commons Building (4011 Carya Drive, Raleigh NC 27610) on Tuesday, June 11, for our monthly meeting. 6:30 pm – Beginner Workshop: Honey Extraction All new beekeepers are invited to this informative pre-meeting workshop. 7:30 pm – WCBA Meeting Speaker will be announced soon!

April 9, 2019 Meeting

Join us at the Oaks at Salem (6304 Old Jenks Road, Apex, NC 27523 )on Tuesday, April 9, for our monthly meeting. During the meeting we will also hold the Beekeeping Equipment Auction. You must be a member to sell, 6:30 pm – Beginner Workshop: Bee Feeding Methods with Jeremy Hays. All new beekeepers are

March 12, 2019 Meeting

Join us at the Wake County Commons Building (4011 Carya Drive, Raleigh NC 27610) on Tuesday, March 12, for our monthly meeting. AuctionUnfortunately the auction had to be postponed to another date and location. We will alert members when more information is available 6:30 pm – Beginner Workshop: Installing a package led by Ben Crawley

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

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