Thursday, August 5, 2010

Upcoming Beekeeper Meetings

Upcoming Beekeeper Meetings

  1. Fall Apiary Management Workshop Tuesday, August 24th, 6:00 pm till dusk

WHERE: Richard Paine's Apiary,1020 Swamp Fox Rd.(375-2352). Take Rt.316 from Chambersburg towards Waynesboro. Pass thru New Franklin and turn right on Rt. 914 (Swamp Fox Rd). Go 1.5 miles and look for his honey sign on the left. -OR- From I-81 take EXIT 10, (MARION). Turn east onto PA-914/SWAMP FOX ROAD. End at 1020 Swamp Fox Road. Look for his honey sign on the right. Make sure to wear the appropriate clothing-- veil, white coveralls, etc., long sleeved shirt, etc. Bring your chairs and questions, in order to get the most from this "hands on" experience. Invite other beekeepers.

NOTE: If the weather is questionable that day, contact Richard Paine at 375-2352 to find out if the meeting will take place.


  1. 2010 Annual Banquet of the Franklin County Beekeepers Association


Tuesday, October 5, 2010 — 6:30 p.m. at the

Central Presbyterian Church, 40 Lincoln Way West, Chambersburg (on the southwest corner of the main fountain square in Chambersburg, Intersection of Rt. 30 & Rt. 11 ) for Franklin County Beekeepers and their Families


COVERED DISH DINNER - Each family bring 1 hot and 1 cold dish-and plates, silverware, etc. Beverages, dinner rolls, butter, honey & table coverings will be provided.

GOOD FELLOWSHIP - Please come. You need not be a member of the Franklin County Beekeepers' Association to attend. (Invite other beekeepers whom you may know, and who are not on our mailing list.)