October Meeting- Celebrating Bill Morrison

October Meeting- Celebrating Bill Morrison

October Meeting- Celebrating Bill Morrison ​In October we had a cover dish dinner to celebrate our Treasurer Bill Morrison’s 80th birthday and his many years of service to our club as treasurer! He was honored with a new bee jacket embroidered with...
Girl Scout Field Trip

Girl Scout Field Trip

Girl Scout Field Trip The Girl Scout Field trip was on 5/7. The Scouts were able to safely view the bees as Sandie Cecelski and Susan Warwick conducted hive inspections. We were able to find the queen bee and various other important details in the hive.   The scouts...
July Meeting- Honey Tasting Contest

July Meeting- Honey Tasting Contest

July Meeting- Honey Tasting Contest For our July meeting we held a black jar honey tasting contest and a  photo contest! These are our winners! The Tom Rhyne Apiary Honey at Halyburton won 1st place, 2nd place went to Lynn and Blythe Hodgen and 3rd place went to Al...
Field Day Meeting

Field Day Meeting

Field Day Meeting The NHCBA meeting in June was a Field Day opportunity for our members! New beekeepers were able to work with an experienced beekeeper as they did hive inspections. We were able to see various important features in the hives-the queen bee, eggs, the...
Honey Harvest

Honey Harvest

Honey Harvest Earlier this summer we had our 1st Honey Harvest at The Tom Rhyne Apiary at Halyburton Park! This event was sponsored by the NHCBA and the City of Wilmington. Guests were able to  learn about honey bees through an observation hive, various educational...