Meetings & Events

Come see what the buzz is all about!

We meet on the second Wednesday of each month at the Rocky River Nature Center, 24000 Valley Parkway, North Olmsted, OH 44070.

Doors open at 6:30pm for refreshments and conversation. Meeting begins at 7:00pm.

2018 Meetings & Events

May 9, 2018
Monthly Meeting at Rocky River Nature Center – 7-9 p.m. – “Varroa: Enemy #1”

Varroa is an external parasitic mite that attacks honey bees. Learn about the biology, life cycle and choices beekeepers must make as they maintain their hives.

May 19, 2018
GCBA Field Day

The rest of the 2018 schedule is coming soon!

June 13, 2018
Monthly Meeting – “Biology Based Management”

Speaker: Dave Noble, Stratford Ecological Center Apiarist

How can the biology of a honey bee colony inform, and direct, our management practices? How does what we see in the hive, and on the frames, translate into an understanding of what are bees are doing and what they may need.

Events of Interest Held by Other Organizations

June 2, 2018
24th Annual Field Day: “Controlling the Most Devastating Aspect of Beekeeping Today”
Workshop at Queen Right Colonies in Spencer, Ohio. For newbies and oldbies! Info…

June 4, 5 and 7
Bees in Your Backyard: Spotting, Collecting and Identifying Ohio Bees
Workshops in various Ohio locations by The Ohio State University Bee Lab, Stratford Ecological Center and The University of Mount Union. Info…

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