Our Club Meets Monthly September -June
The Second Thursday
Location> CASEE Center
11104 NE 149th Street
Brush Prairie WA. 98606
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The CCBA is dedicated to the preservation and propagation of apiculture. CCBA meets to promote information and education primarily
to hobby beekeepers and to the general public. It will provide information and support to members interested in developing and maintaining
honey bee colonies, both linking experienced members as mentors to beginers and by offering educational programs, workshops, beekeeping
classes at monthly meetings.
How to Join Clark County Beekeepers Assoiciation
$ 20 per family per year
info needed for new members are your name ,Mailing Address, phone # , email to recieve information and Club happenings
If you plan on signing up for the Beekeeping Class then the Cost is $ 25 this gives you a 1 year membership .
Sign ups for Class will be in person .
You can send your dues to the Club
PO Box 144
Brush Prairie WA 98606
The Club will have Classes on Subjects of Beekeeping and The General meetings will discuss
Beekeeping and Have Special Speakers through out the year . The club also hosts field Days
in Bee yards around Clark County Washington , a yearly Swap meet , and Club members
Set up and Run the Educational Bee Barn at the Clark County Fair to get the word out about the
importance of the Honey Bee .
6pm > Class > Intro to Beekeeping
Instructor >Brenda Lee Calvert
7pm > General Meeting > Overview of the year. Welcome new members.
October 8, 2015
6pm > Class > The Bee Hive, Equipment, basic gear a beekeeper will need
7pm> General Meeting >
November 12, 2015
6pm > Class> Equipment assembley and winter work
7pm> General Meeting .
December 10, 2015
Clubs Potluck No meeting or Class
January 14, 2016
6pm> Class > Bee Nucs and Packages, Costs and Installing
7pm > General Meeing
February 11, 2016
6pm > Class > the new Colony Spring management
7pm> General Meeting > Topic and Talk on Different hives . Jacqueline Freeman will speak about Top bar hives and Touch on Ware
and discussion will follow on the use of Langs. We will have show and tell
Feruary 13, 2016
Save the Date CCBA Annual Swap meet
Time > 9am-3pm
Location> Casee Center , Brush Prairie WA 98606
Club members will have Bee equipment for sale and Bee related items such as Raw Honey, Bees wax candles, Bees wax , Soaps , Garden seed
Garden items and Books and more. We will also have a room for Beekeepers to gather to just talk the day away about bees.
March 10, 2016
6pm> Class > Building up the new Colony , what to look for , Swarming
7pm > General Meeting
6pm > Class> Getting the hive ready for the Honey Flow the building up of a Colony
7pm > General Meeting >
April > Starting the First weekend in April we will have Deans Field days . This is a hands on work day of bees
May 12, 2016
6pm > Class> Basics on Honey
7pm> General Meeting
May > More Deans field Days a must for any beekeeper wanting to get more hands on experience.
June 9, 2016
6pm > Class> Fall Managment of the Colony
7pm > General Meeting
Month of June > Tour De Bee > Visit all different types of bee yards of Club members and see what they are doing.
July NO Classes or Meeting> Club will be getting the Bee Barn ready at the Clark County Fairgrounds to get the word out to the public
about the importance of honey bees and pollenators . It is recomended that all new members try to do a 4 hour shift at the bee barn not only is
it very educational for the new beekeeper but you get to visit with other beekeepers also.
Sunday before the Fair starts is the Bee Barn Picnic
August NO Classes or Meeting > Clark County Fair and Pulling honey , checking hives and extracting time