NEXT WCBA MEETING - Saturday, July 20, 11 AM (Early Start)

Dowd's Lane, Princeton, MA (Home of Scott Malkasian)


10th Annual WCBA Cookout: Scott Malkasian and Brian Faucher generously provide us with hamburgers, hot dogs, condiments and drinks. Please bring a salad, side dish and/or dessert to share. After lunch, Scott will open his hives talking about his style of management and bee issues he faced with his hives. Other reasons to come out and enjoy the afternoon with your fellow beekeepers:


  - Annual WCBA Smoker Contest—bring your smoker and favorite fuel


  - Tips on preparing your honey entry for the Spencer Fair
  - Honey extraction demo—great for new beekeepers
  - Tour Scott’s log cabin mansion—the view from the top is spectacular


Directions to Scott Malkasian's home


Take Rte 122A North out of Holden Center toward Rutland. Take a right onto Rte 68 N. Go 4 miles to Glenwood Rd. Take right onto Glenwood Rd and follow it for a short distance where it splits. Go left onto Dowd’s Lane which is a dirt road. Follow it to the dead end which is Scott’s house on the left. The map shows a road coming in from the opposite side, you cannot go through that way. Follow the WCBA meeting signs.




Saturday August 17 in Grafton - WCBA Outdoor meeting

September 8-12 in Montreal, Quebec - Apimondia 2019

Saturday September 21 in Sutton - WCBA Last outdoor meeting of the season


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.