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Beekeepers’ Gathering March 6

The next monthly Beekeeper's Gathering will be Sunday, March 6th from 1 to 3 in the afternoon at Paul Taylor's place, 987 Bridgeview Road in Ootischenia. This is an open gathering with no fees or memberships involved. You’re invited to bring any questions, news or ideas. Everyone’s welcome from total newbies to those who have… Continue reading Beekeepers’ Gathering March 6

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Beekeeper’s Gathering Dec. 6

The next Beekeeper's Gathering will be Sunday, December 6th from 1 to 3, at 987 Bridgeview Road in beautiful downtown Ootischenia.  We'll start off comparing notes on winterizing and take it from there.  The tea, coffee and hot chocolate will be on -- bring your questions, ideas, and maybe Christmas snacks if you want to… Continue reading Beekeeper’s Gathering Dec. 6

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Beekeepers’ Gathering on Sunday, Oct 4, 2015

Our monthly series of beekeepers' gatherings resumes this Sunday, October 4th from 1:00 to 3:00 at Flying Leap Farm, 987 Bridgeview Road, Castlegar.  This is free and open to everyone from total newbies to those with decades of experience.  Bring your questions and ideas; the tea & coffee will be ready.  Look for the Kootenay Beekeeping Supplies sign in beautiful… Continue reading Beekeepers’ Gathering on Sunday, Oct 4, 2015

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Beekeeper’s Gathering on Sunday, June 7th

The next monthly Beekeeper's Gathering is coming up this Sunday, June 7th from 1 to 3 in the afternoon at Flying Leap Farm in beautiful downtown Ootischenia.   As always, everyone is welcome no matter what their experience level.  Bring your questions, comments, ideas, and any interested friends.  Between the early Spring, weird weather, and swarms, there's plenty to talk about.  There's… Continue reading Beekeeper’s Gathering on Sunday, June 7th

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Spring Meeting – West Kootenays Beekeepers

The Spring meeting of the West Kootenay Beekeepers (the West Kootenay Division of the BC Honey Producers Association) will be Sunday, March 1st at Selkirk College's Castlegar campus. The meeting runs from 12 noon to 4:00, preceded by a meet & greet bag lunch in the cafeteria from 11:00. Bring your own food & drink;… Continue reading Spring Meeting – West Kootenays Beekeepers