These are the upcoming dates at this time. Additional information on each event will be added as details and arrangements are made.
January 31, 2013
National Honey Bee Day 2012 theme selection contest ends.
February 2013 (Cancelled)
Spring Banquet to kick of the 2013 beekeeping season. Open to all PennApic members, guests and those starting beekeeping. Additional details to follow.
March 16, 2013
Franklintown Community Firehouse
107 Baltimore Rd. Franklintown, Pa. 17323
Open to the public. From 8 am to 5 pm. Morning beginner instruction with experienced beekeepers, vendors, and everything you need to get into beekeeping. Workshop series focused on beehive products and alternative types of beekeeping. The afternoon will offer a outdoor program working bees if weather permits. We will also have a movie open to the public. Additional details to follow. If you are attending with the idea that you want to start beekeeping in 2013, please RSVP. (Click here) The workshop is free, but we want to plan accordingly. Thank you. Click here for tentative schedule.
April 26, 2013
"Evening Among Friends" event at Cherryhill Orchards. The Puligs are hodting a PennApic members social with orchard tours, an Italian dinner, and beeyard inspevction. This is an RSVP event for PennApic members and not open to the public.
April 27, 2013 WetLands Festival at Wildwood Park, Harrisburg, Pa. PennApic will be participating with bee demonstrations and a information booth. Details of the festivl can be found at www.wildwoodlake.org
July 27, 2013
PennApic Summer Picnic
Fun & games for the whole family. Nature walks and open bee yards await you. Enjoy the largest state wide bee picnic held each year in Pennsylvania. Details and program will be added as date nears.
August 11, 2013 - "Second Sunday" at the Governor's Residence. This years focus is based on everything "environmental" that you might find in your backyard, from native plant species to insects.
August 17, 2013
National Honey Bee Day
Kings Gap State Park Fall Festival