Calendar

Feb
23
Sat
Beyond the Basic Workshop @ Solihull School
Feb 23 @ 9:30 am – Feb 24 @ 4:30 pm

2 day winter workshop and ½ day spring apiary meeting. Led by experienced and qualified beekeepers to help members who have recently passed their Basic Husbandry Assessment progress to the next level of beekeeping. Topics covered include comb changes, using nucs, disease prevention & recognition, queen rearing, uniting bees, swarm management etc..
£25 per head Cost includes refreshments but not lunch.

Pre-requisites: WBKA Members who ideally have the Basic Husbandry Certificate or 2+ years experience. Members from nearby Associations are also welcome

Feb
25
Mon
Introduction to Beekeeping @ Kinghill Nursery
Feb 25 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Six, weekly evening sessions 7.00 – 9.30pm
February 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th, March 4th & 11th
2019 Course Fee  £70
Held at: Kingshill Nursery,
Kingshill Lane. CV3 6PS

  • Find out what beekeeping is all about.
  • Practical sessions on handling bees and hive assembly.
  • Theory sessions on the honey bee and bee husbandry.
  • Help with acquiring your own bees.
  • Mentoring.

The course is now full.  To be put on the reserve list please visit  www.warleambees.org.uk 

Mar
4
Mon
Introduction to Beekeeping @ Kinghill Nursery
Mar 4 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Six, weekly evening sessions 7.00 – 9.30pm
February 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th, March 4th & 11th
2019 Course Fee  £70
Held at: Kingshill Nursery,
Kingshill Lane. CV3 6PS

  • Find out what beekeeping is all about.
  • Practical sessions on handling bees and hive assembly.
  • Theory sessions on the honey bee and bee husbandry.
  • Help with acquiring your own bees.
  • Mentoring.

The course is now full.  To be put on the reserve list please visit  www.warleambees.org.uk 

Mar
5
Tue
Nuneaton & Atherstone Branch Meeting @ Hatters Space, Nuneaton
Mar 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Talk on “Beekeeping, Home & Away”, by John Home

Sutton Branch Social Evening @ Park House
Mar 5 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Mar
9
Sat
BeeTradeX @ NAEC STONELEIGH – Hall H2
Mar 9 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

COME TO THE BIGGEST BEEKEEPING SHOW IN 2019

Details of Beetradex 2019 – Saturday March 9th From 9:00 am to 4:30pm

  • AT NAEC STONELEIGH – CV8 2LG
  • EVEN BIGGER NOW IN HALL H2 – 4500 Square Meters of Exhibition Space
  • MORE THAN 50 DIFFERENT TRADERS – BARGAINS GALORE
  • RESTAURANT
  • FREE ACCESSIBLE PARKING
  • FREE LECTURES
  • PARKING NEXT TO THE HALL
  • 6th GREAT YEAR – THANK YOU TO ALL ATTENDERS AND THE BEEKEEPING  TRADE, WE COULD NOT HAVE DONE IT WITHOUT YOU

New for 2019 – Association area – designed for aspiring and new beekeepers. A place to chat to a local association and ask those questions you’ve always wanted to

An absolute bargain for a great day out.

Bring your friends and family

Only £5 for adults if booked online £6 on the day
Children under 10 free, family tickets (2 Adults, 2 Children) £12 on the day
Tickets available online from 01/12/2018 to 07/03/2019

https://www.beetradex.co.uk/

 

Mar
11
Mon
Introduction to Beekeeping @ Kinghill Nursery
Mar 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm

Six, weekly evening sessions 7.00 – 9.30pm
February 4th, 11th, 18th & 25th, March 4th & 11th
2019 Course Fee  £70
Held at: Kingshill Nursery,
Kingshill Lane. CV3 6PS

  • Find out what beekeeping is all about.
  • Practical sessions on handling bees and hive assembly.
  • Theory sessions on the honey bee and bee husbandry.
  • Help with acquiring your own bees.
  • Mentoring.

The course is now full.  To be put on the reserve list please visit  www.warleambees.org.uk 

Shipston Second Monday Meeting @ Cherington Arms Inn
Mar 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Speaker to be confirmed

Solihull Branch Meeting @ Methodist Hall
Mar 11 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm

“Preparing for Spring” by Jane Medwell

Mar
12
Tue
Towards the Basic 1 (Warwick & leamington) @ Kings Hill Nursery
Mar 12 all-day