Meetings & Events

We meet on the second Wednesday of ea. month at 7 PM at the Rocky River Nature Center, 24000 Valley Parkway, North Olmsted. Come see what the “buzz” is all about!

2017 Meetings & Events


Wednesdays in February – Beginning Beekeeping Class!

2017 Beekeeping Classes


March 8, 2017 Meeting
Denzil St. Clair from Queen Right Colonies will be speaking on Bee Swarms.


April 12, 2017 Meeting
Come and listen to Melanie Seal from Blue Sky Bee Supplies and experienced bee keeper explain how and when to use this pollen trap on your hive(s). She will also speak about propolis screens and robber screens.


May 10, 2017 Meeting

“Population Dynamics within the honeybee hive: How do seasonal changes affect the growth, health and make up of a hive.” Speaker Dave Noble,
Apiarist, Stratford Ecological Center in Delaware, Ohio.


May 20, 2017 – 7th Annual Field Day Conference
Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds

2017 GCBA Conference


June 14, 2017 Meeting
Valerie Eck and Brenda Theurer will be speaking on entering your items in the FAIR.


July 12, 2017 Meeting
PICNIC at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds 164 Eastland Road, Berea, Ohio 44017 at 6:30pm. Enter off Eastland Road GATE 1.


August 9, 2017 Meeting
FALL PREP


November 8, 2017 Meeting
The Paul and Dan Show” Mead Making & Queen Rearing


December 13, 2017 Meeting
Christmas Party Potluck


Other dates of interest

June 3, 2017
Lorain County Beekeepers Association Annual Field Day

June 19-25
National Pollinator Week

July 15, 2017
Medina Bee Festival

August 7-13, 2017
Cuyahoga County Fair

August 19, 2017
National HOney Bee Day

September 9-10, 2017
Lithopolis Honey Festival

September 29-October 4, 2017
Apimondia Istanbul Turkey


Are you interested in speaking?
We invite you to contact us. Speaking opportunities are available for you and/or your organization.