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November 2015 Meeting

Our November meeting will be held at 7 PM at the Unitarian Universalists Congregation of Hillsborough on November 12th. Jeff Lee will share some of his experiences as a travelling pollinator at that meeting. We will also elect new officers for 2016.

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September 2015 Meeting

Our September meeting will be held on Thursday September 10th at 7 PM at the Unitarian Universalists Congregation of Hillsborough. Geneva Greene and Don Hopkins will be discussing the ins and outs of entering honey and honey bee related items in the state fair.

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August 2015 Meeting

Shannon Baxter of Baxter’s Bees will give us her inside scoop on processing the wax from our hives. As usual, the meeting will be at the Unitarian Universalists Congregation of Hillsborough at 7 PM on Thursday, August 13th. Come join us!

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Honey Extraction Workshop

OCBA’s annual Honey Extraction Workshop will be held at Cedar Ridge High School in Hillsborough on June 20th at 2 PM. This workshop offers an opportunity to get hands on experience uncapping and extracting your frames, accompanied by lots of useful information concerning the entire process.

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June 2015 Meeting

The next OCBA meeting will be held on Thursday, June 11th at 7 PM at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Hillsborough (uuchnc.org). One of our Master Beekeepers, Randall Austin, will be sharing his knowledge on maximizing honey production in our backyard hives. Please join us for the meeting. Don’t forget:┬ádinner at Vinny’s (vinneyshillsborough.com) at 5 PM if you can make it.

Category: Club Meetings