Upcoming Events

September 11 - Teaching Hive Inspection @ 5:30

September 11 - General Meeting

September 26 - Board Meeting

For a healthy alternative, try cooking and baking with honey! There are many recipes and substitutions available to test out in your kitchen.


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2018 One -day Beginner beekeeping course

There is an endless list of references for beginner and advanced beekeepers. So the saying goes, ask 5 beekeepers a question and you'll get 7 answers. Here's a place to get you started.

- Marla Spivak  -

Every backyard beekeeper needs a place to start and a place to keep going. View our list of resources including books, supplies, videos, and more.

"I am fascinated by the interactions between bees.

I am fascinated by the interactions between beekeepers."

Our 2018 Beginner Beekeeping Course was a great success!!

Thank you so much to our wonderful speakers: Jim Bobb, Vince Aloyo, and Scott Guiser.

Also thank you to the BCBA Executive Board for all their efforts in making the course so great.

We look forward to seeing all the attendees at the BCBA General Meetings as they start their beekeeping adventure!

Upcoming Meeting


Tuesday, October 9  |   7:00pm  |  Plumsteadville Grange

We will also be having nominations for our Executive Board!

If you are interested in being part of our Board or would like to nominate someone, please do!

BCBA would not be what it is without the help and hard work of our members. We appreciate you greatly and hope to continue the great path we have been on!

Please consider joining the Board!