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Bee School 2015 Registration Closed

January 14, 2015 in other by pcba-admin

Registration for 2015 is now CLOSED

Our Program is full to capacity for this year!

Feel free to join the Club and take advantage of all the benefits, and check back next year for classes.

Executive Board Meeting

December 30, 2014 in Executive Board Meeting by pcba-admin

Tuesday, January 6th at 7 PM, Hanson Clubhouse

This is your club, this is your meeting. Join us, get involved, volunteer, and let your voice be heard!

All our welcome to discuss the Club’s business.

Get Directions -> 228 High St Hanson, MA 02341

Bee School for 2015

December 15, 2014 in other by pcba-admin

Registration for 2015 is now OPEN

The Plymouth County Beekeepers Association is pleased to announce registration is open for the 2015 Bee School session.

Do you have a strong desire to learn the art of beekeeping?  Have you always wanted to get involved and didn’t know where to start? If you are serious and are willing to take on an exciting new challenge, PCBA can teach you what you need to know to become an active member and practitioner in the beekeeping community right here in Plymouth County.

quote2-aClasses are held at the Pembroke Community Center, every other Thursday evening, from 7 PM to 9 PM, with an “Ask the Instructor” session beginning at 6:30 PM, starting in January and going through April. In this 8-class series of lectures you will learn about the woodenware needed to set up a hive, where to purchase it and attend workshops on assembly; understand Integrated Pest Management to keep your hive healthy; and many of the potential uses for various bee products.

quote2-bYour $50 fee include all classes, a text book, informativequote2-b handouts, mentoring by an experienced beekeeper, in addition to a year’s membership in the Club for you and your family. Your tuition includes ALL family members in the same household. PCBA holds meetings every month bringing in guest speakers, presentations on current topics, an Annual Picnic, honey tasting, a Christmas party, the ability to sell your products at the Marshfield Fair, and so much more. Hurry and sign up today, seating is limited, and on a first come, first served basis.

Come and join the fun!!!

Candle Making Workshop

December 8, 2014 in other by pcba-admin

Saturday, December 13th, Hanson Clubhousehoney tasting2

There will be a wax candle making workshop, at the Hanson Clubhouse, starting at 10 am, hoping to end by 2 pm. Let the Group know if you would like to participate so they can co-ordinate the workload.

Feel free to stop by and learn about the process of beeswax candle making, talk bees, and make new friends!

Children under thirteen get a candle free!!

To sign up, you must contact:

John Phillips at 781-293-2297

Ben Natale:

Harold Barnes:

Hope to see you there!

Did you know, Beeswax Candles…………

  • Reduce allergies as they draw pollutants from the air
  • Burn at a higher temp making them last longer and drip less, and shine brighter
  • Paraffin candles release toxins in the air, beeswax candles absorb toxins from the air
  • Renewable energy source – beeswax
  • Naturally floral and honey scented!

Get Directions -> 228 High St Hanson, MA 02341

Executive Board Meeting

November 27, 2014 in Executive Board Meeting by pcba-admin

Tuesday, December 2nd at 7 PM, Hanson Clubhouse

This is your club, this is your meeting. Join us, get involved, volunteer, and let your voice be heard!

All our welcome to discuss the Club’s business.

Get Directions -> 228 High St Hanson, MA 02341

Christmas Party 2014

November 20, 2014 in Uncategorized by pcba-admin

Come join us for the PCBA Annual Christmas Party!

Saturday, December 6th at the Duxbury Senior Center, 10 Mayflower St., Duxbury

Celebrate the holidays with your favorite beekeeping friends!

Social Hour at 5:30 PM
Dinner Hour at 6:30 PM

This is a potluck dinner. No cooking on site, but you can warm up your goodies.

Join us for a Yankee Swap with a $10 gift.

Let us know what you are bringing, contact Dolores, 

Hap-bee Holidays!

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Get Directions -> Duxbury Senior Center