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January 16 “Three Steps to Healthier Bees”

7:30 pm @ St. James School FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC In the spirit of New Year’s Resolutions, our January meeting will feature ”Three Steps to Healthier Bees.”  This class was part of the Eastern Apicultural Society’s 2013 “short course.”  Adam Schreiber, … Continue reading

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Jan 18 – Mead Tasting

Area beekeepers are invited to tour the new Colony Meadery, 905 Harrison St., Suite 115, Allentown, PA 18103, and taste up to 10 varieties of their mead, a honey-based wine.  Tour & 5 samples for $10; OR tour & 10 samples plus keep the … Continue reading

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December 21 Winter Solstice Pot Luck 4 – 7 pm

St. James School 3217 Clearfield St., 19132 Friends and family welcome!The Guild will provide a main dish, soft drinks and paper goods. Bring your favorite food or drink to share. We need a good count by Dec 18, so please RSVP … Continue reading

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Nov 21 Meeting: Not-Ready-for-NPR Players present “Bee Talk!”

Pose Your Beekeeping Challenges to Bizz & Buzz, the Smoke-It Brothers; Stump the Chumps; Puzzler! 7:30 pm 3217 Clearfield St., Philly 19132 The bees are our best beekeeping teachers.  But sometimes it’s hard to figure out what they’re trying to … Continue reading

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Answer to the “Bee Talk” Puzzler

The little girl’s homework papers have a star at the top!  If you draw a five-pointed star, just like your third-grade teacher put on your papers, and you put a tree at every intersection point and a tree at every … Continue reading

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Oct. 17, 2013 – 7:30 pm, St. James School

Philly Bee Inspector and  ”Inside a Bee-Tree” (a photo-essay) Location:  St. James School, 3217 West Clearfield St., Philadelphia, 19132 If you registered as a beekeeper with the PA Dept of Agriculture, you may have already met Austin Martin, the SE Pa. … Continue reading

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SEPT 6 – 8, 2013 4TH ANNUAL HONEY FEST

The Philadelphia Beekeepers Guild is proud to present the 2013 Philadelphia Honey Festival in conjunction with its partners: September 6  10 AM – 7 PM  Wagner Free Institute of Science  September 7    10 AM – 4 PM  Wyck Historic House | … Continue reading

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