Monday, December 15, 2014

Bee School 2015

 Click here to Download Flyer and Registration Form!

Crossroads Beekeepers is pleased to announce Bee School 2015!  This year's beginners bee school will be different from the past, in that it will take place on four evenings over four months, then will end with a field trip to a local bee yard.

Session 1 will take place on Monday, January 12th, from 6:30-8:00pm.
Session 2 will take place on Monday, February 9th, from 6:30-8:00pm.
Session 3 will take place on Monday, March 9th, from 6:30-8:00pm.
Session 4 will take place on Monday, April 13th, from 6:30-8:00pm.
Field Day will take place on Saturday, April 18th.  Time & Location to be Announced.

All classes will take place at the University of Illinois Extension Center, 1209 N. Wenthe, Effingham.

Cost for the workshop is $20.00 per person, with a 50% discount available for additional members of your immediate family.

For more information, please download the below flyer and registration form.  You can also contact Larry Quicksall at 217-347-5937 for more information or specific questions.

Monday, December 8, 2014

December Bee Meeting

The next meeting of the Crossroads Beekeepers will be Monday, December 8th at 6:30pm at the U of I Extension Center, 1209 N. Wenthe, Effingham.

Please enter the west doors and go downstairs….listen for the buzzing of the beekeepers! As always, the general public is invited to attend.

This meeting is for our Christmas Celebration and will include installation of our officers for 2015, the awarding of the 2014 Beekeeper of the Year, watching a video of funny beekeeping bloopers and silly antics, as well as great food and fellowship.  We will also provide information on the 2015 Bee School.

All club members are encouraged to bring Christmas treats and goodies to share, especially those made with honey!