Congratulations to the Club!  Winner of the NCSBA GAP Chapter of the Year for 2016!  


 Meetings are open to the public and are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month.  Our next meeting is on Aug 15.



August 15: Preparing your hives for the winter  by treating for diseases and splitting 

Our speaker is Jennifer Keller from

NC State Apiculture Program 

also

Certified beekeeper test administered before the club meeting at 5:30.  Please contact Suzy Spencer spensu2@gmail.com


Gather at the lodge at 6:30pm.

Meeting at 7pm.

..See our contact page for directions






Upcoming Club Meetings


September:  TBA

October:  Honey tasting

November:  TBA

December:  Holiday potluck





Recent Programs.

  • July 2017  Let's Win some Prizes at the State Fair                                               and Flow Hive Demo  5CBA members
  • June 2017  Beekeeping Stories  Dana Stahlman
  • May  2017: Honey Extraction Demo  Tim Huffman
  • April 2017: Open question night for the eastern NC Bee Inspector  Adolphus Leonard 
  • March 2017:  The Mechanics of Making a Split  Tim Huffman
  • Feb 2017:  Honeybee Democracy   CL Gobble
  • January 2017:  Essential and Extra Bee Equipment   Greg Wolgemuth and Kim Wood
  • November 2016: Honey Tasting Basics  Suzy Spencer
  • October 2016: Hive Tracks Demo, and Mentoring Beekeepers  Mike Laskowski, Craig Dupree and Tim Huffman
  • September 2016: Preparing the Bees for Winter  Tim Huffman
  • August 2016: Web Forum Demo, Anaphylactic Reaction to Bee Stings, and Safety in Bee Yard  Magnus Ulberg, David Arnold, Suzy Spencer

What our Club Offers


Educational Beekeeping Programs 
 

Swarm Capturing Service 
 

Mentorship
 

Hands on Hive Training
 

Community Outreach Programs
 

Use of club equipment including the 3 frame electric honey extractor
 

Multimedia educational tools
 

Awesome Meeting Environment  
 

Family Friendly Meetings


Socializing with Seasoned Beekeepers

Meetings


5 County Beekeepers Association