Events


NEXT MEETING -- NOVEMBER 3 - THANKSGIVING BANQUET

Saturday November 3, 5 PM 

Location: Leicester Knights of Columbus (See directions below)


Reservation/payment should be received by October 26th. See form in Fall Newsletter, page 7. 

 

FAMILY STYLE DINNER: 6:00 PM

Celebrate witha a fresh turkey dinner with all the fixins', dessert, coffee & tea.

 

SPEAKER: BOB DURAND
Bob served as Secretary of Environmental Affairs in the early 2000’s and is now a beekeeper himself. Bob will talk about Wildlife of Massachusetts.


AWARDS & PRESENTATIONS: Presentations for Beekeeper of the Year,
Honey Queen, Spencer Fair Winners, and Appreciation will be made.


TEACUP RAFFLE: Bring a gift from the garden, the kitchen or the hive, a
handmade craft, some bee equipment, a gift certificate or even a bottle of spirits
for the raffle.


Note: Board nominations for 2 director positions will also be taken this evening.


Replies must be received by October 26th. See the reservation form on page 7 of the Fall Newsletter


 

HOLIDAY PARTY

TIME: Saturday, December 1, 5:00 PM

LOCATION: Leo’s Ristorante, 11 Brackett Court (off Shrewsbury St), Worcester, MA


Relax and kick off the holiday season wining, dining with your fellow beekeepers.
COCKTAIL HOUR: 5:00 PM
BUFFET DINNER: 6:00 PM

       Rolls, antipasto, various Italian dishes, dessert, coffee & tea

YANKEE SWAP: Bring a $10 gift to swap with your fellow beekeepers.


Replies must be received by November 23rd. See the reservation form on page 7 of the Fall Newsletter.

 


BE SURE TO SAVE THESE DATES FOR UPCOMING MEETINGS AND EVENTS

 

Friday, January 11 - Chef Supper - WCBA Annual Meeting

 Quick summary:  (for further details, stay tuned, or see  page 5 of the Fall Newsletter)

 - Join us for our chef supper! 

- Short presentation on overwintering 

- WCBA annual meeting.


Friday, February 8 - Ken, our tireless Program Director, is working on arranging an exciting speaker for February’s meeting so stay tuned!


 

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.