Wax On Dates to Remember

(Note: Dates are subject to change given weather and availability)

Updated: August 15, 2017 

 Event

Date & Time Location

Mark will populate the beehives with a 5 frame nuc

May 24- June 11 Urban Beehives around the city, Priddis & Bragg Creek - Complete

1st Inside the Hive meeting.

Intro to the hive!

June 14 at 6:45 pm

Allen & Cathy Checora - Lake Bonavista SW - Complete

 

2nd Inside the Hive meeting.  

Adding another box

June 22 at 6:45 pm

Carolyn & Tim Donaldson - Lakeview SW - Complete

 

3rd Inside the Hive meeting

Adding the second box & viewing swarm cells

July 6 at 6:45 pm

Gil Liwanag - Simons Valley NW - Complete

4th Inside the Hive meeting

Adding a 3rd/4th box, check how much honey, check brood, queen & swarm cells.

July 17 at 6:45 pm

Devin & Trish Kirk - Nolan Hill NW - Complete

 

5th backyard mentorship meeting 

Wow!  All that honey in 2 boxes!!

August 2 at 6:45 pm

Mary Ann & Tim Craig - Deer Run SE - Complete

 

6th backyard mentorship meeting.  

Breaking down the hive!

August 9 at 6:45 pm

Cliff & Tammy Wooden - Panorama Hills Manor NW - Complete

7th Inside the Hive  August 23 at 6:45 pm

Allen & Cathy Checora - Complete

Visit the Urban Beeyard Apiary Visit

Weather dependent Bring your beesuit, gloves, sunglasses, lunch, lawn chair, & fluids to drink.

No washrooms available

 

Sept 17 at 1:00 - 4:00 pm

Dunbow Road SW

 See directions below this spreadsheet

Postponed due to Mark being out of town

Beer & honey bottling night 

 

Sept 19-21 at 6:30 pm

PBP Community Centre 2323 Palliser Drive SW T2V 3S4

Bring your wash jars & lids

Pick up your hive box

 

  

  Apiary location West of McLeod Trail & Dunbow Road SW - 

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1BfRBEMjTvjn8E2AC0Elw1XM2PtU&usp=sharing