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.
2019 Meetings & Events
July 10, 2019, 6-8 pm
GCBA Annual Picnic at the Cuyahoga County Fairgrounds Pavilion
The club supplies burgers (beef and veggie) and dogs, buns, condiments, beverages, plates, napkins and silverware. Please, bring an appetizer, side, salad or desert to share with a serving utensil. Dennis Eck will be sharing information to enter items for this years fair.
We will have a few cases of jars and extra lids for purchase if you want to purchase less than a case for a honey entry.
August 14, 2019
Where is your hive now and where does it need to be?
Beekeeper Allyson May, GCBA Treasurer, will discuss hive health evaluation and what beekeepers may watch for to prevent late season swarms. Resources, equipment configurations, food stores and options will be discussed.
September 11, 2019
Overwintering Honey Bees in Northeast Ohio
Denzil St. Clair, Owner of Queen Right Colonies in Spencer, will discuss all aspects of, and considerations to, over winter honey bee hives in Northeast Ohio. How to prepare, when and if to open hives, what should have been done and what you can still do to prepare.
October 9, 2019
Events of Interest Held by Other Organizations
Ohio State Beekeepers Association Fall Conference
Are you interested in speaking?
We invite you to contact us. Speaking opportunities are available for you and/or your organization.