Events

 

NEXT MEETING - Saturday, September 15

Time: 1 PM

Place: Foppema Farm (formerly Keown Orchards)

    10 McClellan Road, Sutton, MA


SPEAKER: Ken Warchol and other experienced beekeepers

TOPICS:     Final Preparations for the Winter months

                   

Ken will open a hive and demonstrate what needs to be done in the beehive to prepare it for the long winter months. Food stores and feeding, treatments, brood rearing, wrapping and winter care of the hive will be covered. This is a must for new beekeepers hoping to overwinter their hives successfully. Hope to see you there!


Please bring protective equipment, folding chairs, sunscreen and a snack to share (drinks will be provided).


Directions: Take Route 146 south to the Central Turnpike/Oxford exit. Go left at the end of the exit and follow for approximately 1/2 mile. Take a left on Dodge Hill Road and proceed 1/2 mile to McClellan Road. Our location is approximately 100 feet on the right, downhill in the field next to the farmstand building.

 


OCTOBER 6 -- ALL DAY SPEAKER MEETING

Saturday October 6, 9:00am - 3:30 PM

Lunch deadline is September 29th.

 

Details are in the summer newsletter and will be posted here soon!

 

 


BE SURE TO SAVE THESE DATES FOR UPCOMING MEETINGS AND EVENTS

 

October 6 -- All Day Speaker meeting (first indoor meeting of the season)

November 3 -- Thanksgiving Banquet

December 1 -- Holiday Party


 

Directions to the Leicester Knights of Columbus

Indoor monthly meetings and many of the Special Events of the WCBA are held at the Knights of Columbus Hall, Manville Street, in Leicester, Massachusetts.

From Webster Square in Worcester: Follow Route 9 West into Leicester. Two miles from the town line turn right onto Manville Street, just after Entwhistle’s Garage. Entrance to the Knights of Columbus is 1/2 mile up on your left.
From the Spencer or Leicester area: Follow Route 9 East. Turn left onto Manville Street, just before Entwhistle’s Garage. Entrance to the Knights of Columbus is 1/2 mile up on your left.