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SUNDAY JANUARY 22: 1:30 PM - ECBA POT LUCK DINNER. WOODSTOCK MIDDLE SCHOOL, 147-B RT 169 Woodstock, CT 06281
Following a few years off, the ECBA will again host a pot luck dinner for members. This will be a great opportunity to renew old friendships, talk about bees and beekeeping, and pay your 2023 dues.
BEE SCHOOL DATES
ECBA BEE SCHOOL WILL BE OFFERED BOTH IN-PERSON AT UCONN AND VIRTUALLY OVER ZOOM. ECBA MEMBERS WHO HAVE PAID FOR ATTENDED BEE SCHOOL IN A PREVIOUS YEAR MAY AUDIT THE CLASSES WITHOUT CHARGE.
REGISTRATION INFORMATION CAN BE FOUND UNDER THE BEE SCHOOL TAB ABOVE.
THE IN-PERSON CLASSES WILL BE HELD IN THE W.B.YOUNG BUILDING ROOM 327 ON FOUR CONSECUTIVE THURSDAYS
THURSDAY, JANUARY 26: Check-in at 6:30 PM. Class 7:00 - 9:30
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 2: Class 7:00 - 9:30
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 9: Class 7:00 - 9:30
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 16: Class 7:00 - 9:30
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 23: SNOW DATE IF NEEDED
THE ZOOM CLASSES WILL COVER THE SAME MATERIAL THE FOLLOWING WEDNESDAY EVENING.
THE ZOOM CLASSES WILL BE RECORDED AND MADE AVAILABLE TO MEMBERS.
WEDNESDAYS FEBRUARY 1,8,15,22 (MARCH 1 IF NEEDED) 7:00-9:00 PM
SUNDAY, MARCH 19: 1:30 PM Annual Meeting. In-person meeting at Woodstock Middle School. 147-B Rt 169 Woodstock, CT 06281.
SUNDAY, APRIL 16: 1:30 PM Spring Management Workshop, Woodstock Middle School. 147-B Rt 169 Woodstock, CT 06281.
THURSDAY, MAY 18: 5:00 PM Twilight meeting. Woodstock Middle School. 147-B Rt 169 Woodstock, CT 06281.
SUNDAY, JULY 9: 1:30 PM Honey Extraction Workshop, A&Z Apiaries 143 S. Brook Rd. Hampton CT 06247
SATURDAY AUGUST 5: 9:00 - 3:00 Summer workshop with special guest speaker Dr. Tom Seeley, Cornell professor, honeybee researcher
and author of "Honeybee Democracy" and "The Lives of Bees.
Woodstock Middle School 147-B Rt. 169 Woodstock , CT 06281. This annual event will include a barbecue lunch provided by the ECBA.
Members in good standing may attend at no additional charge. Attendees should bring a dessert to share. Volunteers are needed for
set-up, food prep, cleanup and breakdown.
SUNDAY AUGUST 20: 1:30 PM. Brooklyn Fair Exhibit Cleanup and Set-up
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 23: 5:00 PM. Honey Drop-off and Brooklyn Fair Set-up, Brooklyn Fairgrounds, Brooklyn CT
THURSDAY-SUNDAY, AUGUST 24-27: Brooklyn Fair, Brooklyn Fairgrounds, Brooklyn CT
CLICK ON THE LINK TO VIEW THE RULES AND PROCEDURES FOR HONEY SALES
BY ECBA MEMBERS AT THE BROOKLYN FAIR
TO SIGN UP FOR A SHIFT AT THE FAIR, SEND AN EMAIL TO firstname.lastname@example.org or call/text Joe J. at 860-595-9558.
ALL MEMBERS SELLING HONEY AT THE FAIR MUST WORK AT LEAST ONE SHIFT.
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 10: 1:30 PM Fall Management Workshop, Woodstock Middle School. 147-B Rt 169 Woodstock, CT 06281