Upcoming Events

January 28--Beginner Beekeeping Course

January Board Meeting Date TBD

February 14--General Meeting

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


  • PA Farm Show
    Pennsylvania is proud to host the largest indoor agricultural exposition in the nation, with nearly 6,000 animals, 10,000 competitive exhibits and 300 commercial exhibits. Join them Jan. 7-14, 2017, to celebrate agriculture at the 101st Pennsylvania Farm Show. For more information on the schedule and daily attractions, click here.

  • Philadelphia Beekeeper's Guild7th Annual Natural Beekeeping Symposium   The Philadelphia Beekeepers Guild’s 7th Annual Natural Beekeeping Symposium will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2017, from 8:30 am to 4:15 pm at Temple University Main Campus – Gittis Student Center in Philadelphia. They have four main speakers this year for a symposium packed with beekeeping insight and scientific wonderfulness. Buy your tickets here!


All apiaries in PA are required to be registered with the PA Department of Agriculture--here is the application!


BEES for 2017

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BCBA Annual Picnic 2015

Bucks County Beekeepers Association in Doylestown, PA

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."