CMBA member meetings are normally the first Tuesday of each month at Oregon Ridge Nature Center, Shawan Rd. Cockeysville, MD. Special events will be announced on the Home page. Board meetings are normally the third Monday at OR. Short Course times and dates as shown below, if current. Cancellations follow the Baltimore Co. school system.
Member & Board Meetings start at 7:00PM, so come early for visiting. From May-September, there will be open-hive demos in the meadow at OR for at least half an hour before meeting time, weather allowing. Nominal starting time for open hives: 6PM +/-
2014-2015 General Meeting Schedule/Speakers
|Monday, March 16, 2015||Board Meeting|
|Thursday, March 19, 2015||Short Course, 7-9PM||New Beekeeper Training|
|Thursday, March 26, 2015||Short Course, 7-9PM||New Beekeeper Training|
|Thursday, April 2, 2015||Short Course, 7-9PM||New Beekeeper Training|
|Tuesday, April 7, 2015||Members Meeting||Mark Gingrich with news on the Purdue Univ. varroa mite Leg-Biter queens|
|Thursday, April 9, 2015||Short Course, 7-9PM||New Beekeeper Training|
|Saturday, April 11, 2015||Short Course, 9AM–>||New Beekeeper Field Day|
|Monday, April 20, 2015||Board Meeting|
|Tuesday, May 5, 2015||Members Meeting||Speaker; Dr. Jody Johnson, CMBA grant recipient, on her research on bee-plant attraction and heavy metal poisoning.|
|Monday, May 18, 2015||Board Meeting|
|Tuesday, 2 June, 2015||Members Meeting||Speaker: Dr. Deborah Delaney, U. Del; “The ecological value of plants for pollinators”|
|Tuesday, August 4, 2015||Members Meeting||Annual Potluck Picnic, Oregon Ridge Pavillion area|
|Tuesday, November 17, 2015||Members Meeting||Clare Densley, head beekeeper at Brother Adam’s Buckfast Abbey.