News and Events

Cook DuPage Beekeepers Mentoring Get Together

The next mentoring get together will be held on Sunday, November 1st at 8:00 am. The informal get together meets at the York Rd. McDonalds in Hinsdale. It’s a good opportunity to meet with other beekeepers in the area to “Talk Bees” and share some knowledge over a cup of coffee and an Egg McMuffin. For further information and directions, visit the Calendar of Events page.

Mentoring meeting

Beeswax Candle Making – Downers Grove Park District

The possibilities are endless when it comes to beeswax candles! Find out how to refine beeswax from the hive and how to prepare it for candle making. Try your hand at designing candles from this clean, non-toxic product. Leave with your own hand-rolled candle, and supplies to make your own votive candle at home. Register at Search for activity #284061-01
Date: November 5, 2015
Day: Thursday
Time: 7:00 – 9:00 pm
Age: 16 years and up
Fee: $20

Location: William F. Sherman, Jr. Interpretive Center

For Sale!

Do you have some beekeeping related merchandise that you would like to sell? Are you a member of the Cook Dupage Beekeepers Association? If you answered ‘Yes’ to both questions, you may now list your items on the new For Sale page. Please use the Contact Us page to submit information about any items you would like to sell.