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​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Meetings are open to the public and are held on the 3rd Tuesday of each month.  Our next meeting is on July 19.



Topics:    Flow Hive Report & NC State Fair  


     We will have two speakers this time!  May Markoff, a 5CBA member, owns a Flow Hive.  She will tell us all about it.  And Don Hopkins, NCDA & CS Apiary Program Supervisor, will talk to us about preparing entries for the state fair.


Refreshments  @ 6:30 PM

Meeting  @ 7:00

We try to end the meeting around 8:30


See our contact page for directions







Upcoming Club Meetings



August-  Documenting Your Hive & Safety in the Beeyard- information from our members Magnus, Mike, and David.


September- Prepping Hives for the Winter


October:  How to Mentor New Beekeepers


November:  "Honey Tasting Basics" by 5CBA member Suzy Spencer


December:  Annual potluck dinner


January:  What equipment do you need?


​February:  What is Honeybee Democracy?  and How to trap a swarm.

Meetings


5 County Beekeepers Association

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