Meeting Schedule

Welcome to the home of the Beekeepers of the Susquehanna Valley!
Serving Pennsylvania’s Columbia, Lycoming, Montour, Northumberland, Snyder, Schuylkill, and Union Counties

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If you’re interested in beekeeping in the central Pennsylvania area, you’ve come to the right place!  We invite you to come to our next meeting and meet and learn from other beekeepers in your neighborhood.  For more information, or to be added to our email list, sent us a message to info at thebeeyard dot org

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2019 Meeting Schedule:

All meetings are held at 7PM at the Union County Government Center (UCGC) in Lewisburg, PA unless otherwise noted

March 19 –  Tuesday, 7:00PM, UCGC

               February “What Would You Do?” Explanation – Jim Aucker

What Would You Do? – Brenda Aucker

What’s Blooming? – Jim Aucker

               What do Bees See? – Will Blodgett

April 13  –  1:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Special Location: Aucker’s Apiary

               Saturday Class on Beginner’s Beekeeping

               Open to dues paying members, limited to 20 people

April 16 – Note the special start time of 6:30 PM   UCGC

Swap Meet – 6:30PM to 7:00PM

               What’s Blooming? – Jim Aucker

               What Would You Do?

               Hive Beetles – Jim Aucker

May 5 –  1:00PM to 4:00PM, Special Location: Aucker’s Apiary

Sunday Class on Intermediate Beekeeping

Open to dues paying members, limited to 20 people

May 26 – Sunday, 1:00 PM, Location: Ray Bailor Bee Yard, Mt. Pleasant Mills

               General beekeeping, hive evaluation, discussion on when to super

June 18 – Tuesday, 5:00PM, Location: Aucker’s Apiary, Millville

Evaluating your hive and swarming

July – Date and Time TBA, Location: Jeff and Betsy Ball’s Apiary, Millville

               Summer hive management

August 10 – Saturday, 1:00 PM, Location: Stan & Jeannie Rozowski, Sunbury

                Topic TBA

September 17 – Tuesday, 7:00PM, UCGC

Margarita Lopez-Uribe – Assistant Professor at PSU in Entomology

                Topic TBA

October 15 – Tuesday, 7:00PM, UCGC

What Would You Do? – Brenda Aucker

               What’s Blooming – Jim Aucker

November 19 – Tuesday, 6:00PM UCGC

Pot Luck Supper and Honey Harvest Party

               Pollen Collecting – Brenda Aucker

               Making Creamed Honey – Jim Aucker

               Honey Tasting