MBBA Meetings

NOTE NEW DAY EFFECTIVE FEBRUARY 2020

MBBA’s Monthly Meeting is now held on;

LAST Wednesday of each month from 7pm- 9pm.

February 26th Agenda

Mt. Baker Beekeepers Association will host a presentation by Paul van Westendorp, Provincial Apiculturist for British Columbia.

As everyone knows by now, the Asian Giant Hornet has been seen in a few areas of the Pacific Northwest, including a nest that was eradicated near Nanaimo, B.C., and confirmed sightings near Blaine, WA. Paul will dedicate a portion of his talk to the threat and response to this invasive pest. Paul’s talk will be followed by a question/answer period

 NEW MEETING LOCATIONS

->FERNDALE Meeting Location
WECU Education Center – 5659 Barrett Road, Ferndale WA

->BELLINGHAM Meeting Location
WECU Education Center – 511 East Holly St., Bellingham

Meeting Dates and Locations for 2020

DateLocationAgenda Topic
January 29Canceled due to snowCanceled due to snow
February 26BELLINGHAM; WECU Educational Center 511 East Holly St.Asian Giant Hornet presented by Paul van Westendorp
March 25FERNDALE; WECU Educational Center 5659 Barrett Rd.Spring Maintenance - new bees and mite monitoring
April 29BELLINGHAM; WECU Educational Center 511 East Holly St.Got bees? and upcoming SWARM season!
May 27FERNDALE; WECU Educational Center 5659 Barrett Rd.Supers, Blackberries and Honey Flow
June 24BELLINGHAM; WECU Educational Center 511 East Holly St.Diseases, Parasites & Pests in the Hive
July 29FERNDALE; WECU Educational Center 5659 Barrett Rd.Honey, I got the Honey!
August 26BELLINGHAM; WECU Educational Center 511 East Holly St.Fall Management - frames, boxes and Wasps!
September 30FERNDALE; WECU Educational Center 5659 Barrett Rd.About prepping for winter?
October 28BELLINGHAM; WECU Educational Center 511 East Holly St.Fall Management - Feed the bee's
November 25FERNDALE; WECU Educational Center 5659 Barrett Rd.Winterize your hives
December 30BELLINGHAM; WECU Educational Center 511 East Holly St.Winter feeding and hive ventilation
Last Wednesday of the Month