The next General Meeting:
Thursday, October 5, 2017. The main program starts at 6:30 p.m. (With the Local Beekeeper Q&A forum at 6:00 p.m.)
“Winterizing your Apiary” with Justin Reeve
Justin will focus on Fall /Winter management. This will be a great opportunity for beginning and advanced beekeepers to collaborate and discuss management options and methods to maintain healthy honeybee colonies.
The Humboldt County Beekeepers Association generally meets on the first Thursday of every month (except December) with the main program starting at 6:30 p.m, in the UC Extension auditorium at the Humboldt County Department of Agriculture at 5630 South Broadway, Eureka, CA.
Beekeepers Q & A Forum
New and experienced beekeepers are encouraged to come to the meeting a bit earlier at 6:00 p.m. to exchange information on seasonal successes and challenges. Many take advantage of this time to compare notes and troubleshoot.
Everyone is welcome: All members of the community are encouraged to attend the general monthly meetings. It is a great opportunity to meet local beekeepers and learn about bees.
HCBA Board Meetings
Next Board Meeting: Thursday, October 4, 2017 at 12:30 p.m.. At the UC Board Room – Humboldt Co Department of Agriculture
The HCBA Board of Directors typically holds a business meeting on the first Wednesday of every month (except December) starting at 12:30 p.m. at the Humboldt County Board Agriculture, in the boardroom at 5630 South Broadway (take Humboldt Hill Rd exit off HWY 101).
If you are interested in attending the Board meeting or have an agenda item for consideration by the Board, or need further information please contact Justin Reeve, HCBA President and Chairman of the Board at (760) 505-9021, or email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Directions for getting to the meetings:
Take the Humboldt Hill Road exit from Hwy 101 (just south of Eureka) and then take a right on South Broadway, keep right and the Humboldt County Agriculture Center is on the right across from KIEM. The auditorium is on the south side of the building. Contact President Justin Reeve (760–505–9021) for more information.
The HCBA holds local workshops where members meet informally throughout the year on various topics relevant to small scale beekeeping. These workshops are lead by local beekeepers as well as professionals in the field of apiculture. Specifics as to location, topics, etc are posted with each workshop on Facebook, Yahoo and this website.