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Mar 29 – Free Beekeeping Workshop

PennApic’s Beginner Beekeeping Workshop is a free event held March 29th from 9 A.M. to 4 P.M. at the Union Firehouse, 30 East Canal Street, Dover, PA.  The program follows: 9:00 State of the State of Beekeeping 10:00 Beekeeping Basics … Continue reading

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Bee-vangelists Wanted

Do you enjoy talking about bees with total strangers?  If so, we have some great opportunities for you!  In April, the Guild is participating in the Philly Farm & Food Fest and the Philadelphia Science Festival to raise awareness of … Continue reading

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March 20th meeting: Ken Outten on raising “local” bees

Next monthly Guild meeting on Thursday, March 20, 7:30 p.m., at St. James School. Delaware beekeeper, Ken Outten (pictured at right), has a small farm where he grows hay for the racehorse industry and strawberries. He started keeping bees “a … Continue reading

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Dues!

For ease of tracking, we are changing the membership term to coincide with the calendar year.  Therefore your membership will expire at the end of 2013.  Anyone who paid their dues after July 1, 2013 may make special arrangements with the … Continue reading

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February 26 FREE – Varroa Sensitive Hygiene (VHS) Genetics in Bees

VSH Bees – Moving from Selecting Lines to a Stock of Bees 7 p.m., Mandell Hall, Room 114, Delaware Valley College Campus Join Dr. Jeff Harris, assistant professor of apiculture in the Department of Biochemistry, Entomology and Plant Pathology at Mississippi … Continue reading

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Mar 3 – Deadline EXTENDED – Beekeeping Supplies Group Order (Save Money)

DUE TO SNOW THE PICKUP DATE IS DELAYED UNTIL MARCH 6 or so.  Therefore you can still call in your orders to Forest Hill Woodworking.  Philadelphia Beekeepers Guild is offering members a chance to order woodenware & other supplies, including … Continue reading

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Feb 22 – Getting Started with Honey Bees Beginners Course

Interested in becoming a beekeeper or just want to learn the fundamentals of beekeeping? Join us on Saturday, February 22, 2014 for the in class portion of the course where attendees wil learn from a group of experienced urban beekeepers: Basic bee … Continue reading

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