Category Archives: Guild in the News

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Beginner Beekeeping Short Course – Saturday, 2/23/13

Philadelphia Beekeepers Guild 2-DAY Short Course for New Beekeepers Getting Started with Honeybees Learn from experienced urban beekeepers: • Basic bee biology • Considerations about equipment, hive set up and location • Where to get your first bees • Hive … Continue reading

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January Meeting – Elections and Books & Gadgets – 1/17/13

Join us for our January meeting on Thursday, January 17th at 7:30pm at Smith Memorial Playground. We will hold Executive Committee elections and also share our favorite beekeeping books and gadgets. If you have not seen the candidate statements for … Continue reading

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Winter Potluck – Sunday, December 16, 4:00-7:00pm

Join us for our Winter Potluck on Sunday, December 16th from 4:00 to 7:00 at the Lithuanian Church on 19th Street between Wallace and North Streets in the Fairmount neighborhood (North Street is one block south of Fairmount Avenue). Click … Continue reading

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NJ Beekeepers Association Fall Meeting

Cumberland County College Luciano Conference Center 3322 College Drive Vineland, NJ 08360 10:00 am and 2:00 pm Dr. Dennis vanEnglesdorp – Featured Speaker Bee Informed Partnership National Honey Bee Survey Panel Discussion (Question & Answer Session) Cost per person is … Continue reading

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Call to Action! Help Our Beekeeping Friends in Plymouth Township (Updated)

Our beekeeping friends in Plymouth Township, Montgomery County are facing the potential passage of a very restrictive beekeeping ordinance, which would make it nearly impossible for most residents to keep bees on their properties. They need our help, quickly, to … Continue reading

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October Meeting – 10/18/2012 – 7:30pm

Our October meeting will take place at Smith Memorial Playground on Thursday, October 18th at 7:30pm. We will hear stories from several Guild members on their adventures in beekeeping during the 2012 season. Kate & Joel compare their package bees vs. … Continue reading

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2012 PHILADELPHIA HONEY FEST – September 7, 8, 9

The Philadelphia Honey Festival proudly announces its own website!  For all the latest details, visit www.phillyhoneyfest.com!   We need some volunteers from the Guild membership – please considering giving an hour or two of your time to the success of HoneyFest … Continue reading

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