May 31 2014: Saturday.
Annual Spring Meeting sponsored jointly
by the Jersey Cape and South Jersey
branches. A day of hands-on workshops at
Richard Stockton College in Galloway.
Complete details and registration
information will be posted when
available. Reserve the date!
August 16, 2014: Annual picnic
and auction at the home of Bob Hughes in
Yardville, NJ (Mercer County). Find used
equipment bargains, sell equipment you
no longer need, talk about bees all day,
good food, good company and swimming!
Coffee and donuts from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m.
followed by the auction. Lunch will also
be provided Swimming pool, so bring
suits and towels. Also, bring chairs so
you don't get tired of standing during
the auction. We need volunteers to help
Bob set up, direct car parking and serve
the food. Contact Janet Katz, email@example.com,
if you’d like to volunteer. Complete
details and registration information
will be posted when available. Mark your
October 18, 2014: Annual
Fall Meeting sponsored by the Central
Jersey branch. Location, speaker and
other details will be posted when
available. Reserve the date now!
Meetings are held the
third Friday of every month,
beginning at 7:30 P.M. at Ramapo
College, 505 Ramapo Valley Road,
Mahwah, in the Anisfield School of
Business, Room 135S. Please visit
their website for
Sussex County Beekeepers Association
website, click here.
March 8, 2014: 11:00 a.m. Sussex
Building.Brief general meeting
followed by guest speaker Dr.
David C. Gilley. Bring a “pot
luck” dish to share for lunch. If
there is interest following lunch,
we will have a round table
discussion of this season’s
beekeeping activities and preparing
for the next season.
June 7, 2014: (Rain date June 8,
2014) Queen rearing seminar. Location to
be determined. July 19, 2014: Fair setup and
fall management, pot luck lunch at the
Sussex County Fairgrounds, Richards
Bldg, Plains Rd, Augusta, NJ. Time to be
July 31, 2014: Final fair
setup, 6 p.m., Richard's Building,
Sussex County Fairgrounds, Plains Rd.,
August 1-10, 2014: Sussex
County Fair, Plains Rd, Augusta, NJ.
Honey show, observation hive, bee cage
with demonstrations, honey items. Honey
show on August 1. Entries need to be in
by 9:30 am.
September 20, 2014: General
meeting, 11am, Sussex County
Fairgrounds, Admin Bldg, Plains Rd,
October 11, 2014: Harvest and
Honey Festival, Sussex County
Fairgrounds, Plains Rd, Augusta, NJ.
County Beekeepers Society website, click here.
Unless otherwise noted,
the Essex County Beekeepers
Association meets the second Tuesday
of the month from 7:00 to 9:00 PM at
the Garibaldi Center, 621 Eagle Rock
Ave., Roseland. Specific topics and
speakers, when known, are noted
below. Please visit their website for
Jersey Beekeepers Association website,
February 28, 2014: 6:30 to
7:20 p.m. light refreshments. 7:30 p.m.
Tim Schuler guest speaker. Monmouth
County Agricultural Building, 4000
Kozloski Rd., Freehold.
March 9, 2014: 1:00 p.m. East
Hive #1 workshop. Armstrong Tire
Service, 625 Neptune Blvd., Neptune. You
will be building your own observation
hive. Space limited to 12 attendees.
Register with Peter
March 16, 2014: 1:00 p.m. West
Hive #2 workshop. Spring check. Email George
Sereduk for address.
May 31, 2014: NJBA Spring
Meeting, jointly sponsored by SJBA and
JCBA, Richard Stockton Colelge, 101
Vera King Farris Dr., Galloway.
June 14, 2014: 9:00 a.m.,
“Planting for Bees”, home of Stefanie
& Chris Omlor.
July 12, 2014 (tentative): 9:00
a.m., home of Tim Schuler, “Winter
August 16, 2014 (tentative):
8:30 a.m., NJBA Picnic & Auction,
home of Bob
September 13, 2014: 9:00 a.m.,
“Effective Hive Inspections”, home of
Ned & Doris Morgan, 838 Tuska Rd.,
Millville. October 14, 2014: 7:00
p.m., Honey Tasting (tentative),
Offices of Government Services, 1200
N. Delsea Dr., Clayton.
November 11, 2014: 7:00 p.m.,
Open Question Night, Gloucester County Offices of
December 9, 2014: 7:00 p.m.,
Officer Elections, Gloucester County
Offices of Government Services.
Meetings are held every
third Thursday of the month (except
for July and December) at 7 P.M. at
the Cape May County Extension
Office, 355 Court House/So. Dennis
Rd., (Route 657), Cape May Court
here for directions.
Somerset County Beekeepers