NO July Beekeeper’s Meeting

There will NOT be a beekeeper’s meeting on July 12. Instead, the Beekeeper’s group is doing an Apiary Trip on Saturday July 14 with long time beekeeper Carson Elmer of Mendocino County. We will resume our typical second Thursday meetings in August.  Any questions, call 707-964-8987 or email beekeepers@mcn.org.

July Apiary Field Trip

Saturday July 14, we will be hosting long time beekeeper Carson Elmer for a hands-on inside look at several hives for our Bee Apiary Field Trip! On July 14 at noon, join us at Tom Estes’ Apiary on the south side of Fort Bragg, please email beekeepers@mcn.org for driving directions. All are welcome – bring your bee suit! In […]

January Beekeeper’s Meeting

The Mendocino Coastal Beekeepers will meet on Thursday, January 11th at 6pm. This meeting will feature a Beginning Beekeepers lecture and demonstration. Open to the public with an interest in knowing more about backyard beekeeping, questions for more advanced beekeepers will also be answered. At this time an advanced group order for bees and/or equipment […]

November Beekeeper’s Meeting

The Mendocino Coastal Beekeepers will meet on Thursday, November 9th at 6pm. This is an open meeting with all beekeepers and those interested in beekeeping invited. This month we will talk about gifts and products you can make with wax, honey and propolis. We will have a demonstration of how to make a hand cream […]

October Beekeeper’s Meeting: Honey and Mead Tasting

The Mendocino Coastal Beekeepers will meet on Thursday, October 12th at 6pm. This month we will have our honey tasting and mead sampling share. Even if you do not have a harvest from this year- if you have an interesting honey from out of the area- it is great fun to sample how different other […]

Bee Codes in Fort Bragg City Limits

The City of Fort Bragg Community Development Committee is in the beginning process of updating our Bee Codes. If you would like to be a part of the process the first meeting is Tuesday, September 26th, 3pm at Town Hall 363 North Main Street. Tuesday, September 26 – 3pm Town Hall 363 North Main Street Fort […]

July Beekeeper’s Meeting

The Mendocino Coastal Beekeepers will meet again on Thursday, July 13th at 6pm. This is an open meeting with all beekeepers and those interested in beekeeping invited. This month we will show the film QUEEN OF THE SUN: What Are the Bees Telling Us? This one hour movie is a profound, alternative look at the […]

June Beekeepers Meeting

The Mendocino Coastal Beekeepers will meet again on Thursday, June 8th at 6pm. This is an open meeting with all beekeepers and those interested in beekeeping invited. This month we will discuss bees and any bee questions anyone cares to ask/discuss. There is no charge. Meeting at the community room at the Fort Bragg Library. […]

Geri’s Notes on Sugar Syrup

  Geri, from the Mendocino Coastal Beekeepers Group sent over this note to Tanya. We wanted to share here for anyone who might find the information useful! Jason and I tried sugar syrup last year and it always seemed to be a mess. Plus sometimes we have to be gone for a week or 2 […]

April Beekeepers Meeting

The Mendocino Coastal Beekeepers will meet again on Thursday, April 13th at 6pm. This is an open meeting with all beekeepers and those interested in beekeeping invited. This month we will discuss getting bee packages and spring bee maintenance. There is no charge. Meeting at the community room at the Fort Bragg Library. For more […]