Home Sweet Home

The will be no December meeting, our next swarm will be on Thursday,
Jan 19,
see you there?

Bee School 2016

Six Mondays
1/9, 1/16, 1/23,
1/30, 2/6, 2/13

North Carolina

Queen marking,
how do you tell?

Marked Queen

Wilmington, NC
Bee City USA !

Beginner Bee School 2017 - registration deadline 12/23/2016, see Activities page for registration information.
There is no December meeting - our next meeting will be on Thursday, Jan 19th at 7:00 PM.
Bee City USA - Wilmington's newest designation - read about it here!

Welcome to the world of bees

This is the Website of the New Hanover County Beekeepers Association in Wilmington, NC. We're here for all those interested in beekeeping, our main purpose is to share Bee on coneflowerinformation. Our Facebook page is where our members go to ask and get answers to their questions and keep in touch with fellow beekeepers. Please check out the information linked above or send us an email.

The NHCBA meets on the 3rd Thursday of each month at the New Hanover County Arboretum, 6206 Oleander Dr. in Wilmington, N.C., unless otherwise announced.

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Do you care about honey bees?
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NC Honey Bee License Plate

- Our Activities -

Communication - our members participate on Facebook, listen in on all the activities, ask questions, get answers. Check our Activities page for upcoming events.

Education - the club offers a 6-week Beginning Beekeeping School each January. Look for registration information for our 2017 Spring Bee School in December.

Membership - our members share a close camaraderie in the beekeeping community and are able to expand their expertise and knowledge with constant contact. Won't you join us?

Outreach - we do “outreach” education at schools and clubs where we bring bee products and equipment and do a lecture w/honey tasting. Check our Activities page for upcoming events.

Facebook - one of the other ways we reach out to the community to share our knowledge and skills is by the use of the largest social network on the Internet. We'll maintain an active profile and respond to your queries and direct you to other resources for the beekeeper hobbyist. Won't you join us there also?

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