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2016 Membership Dues

2016 Membership dues are now being collected.  We are pleased to offer online registration using PayPal or you can still print out the form and mail it in or drop it off at a meeting.   Click here for 2016 CDBA memberships.

Oxalic Acid has been approved for use in Illinois!

From the Illinois State Beekeepers Association web site, Oxalic Acid was approved for use on honey bees in Illinois.  See the ILSBA web site at www.ilsba.com.

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2016 Honey Bee Packages suppliers listing.

Order soon before they run out. Click here for listings and prices. 

2015 December Buzz is now online.

Check out the latest Buzz now online.  Click here for the newsletters for CDBA.

 Next Meeting Date

After a winter break our next meeting is scheduled for February 20th 2016 at 7 PM.   Mark you calendar now and we hope to see you there!  Check out the meeting and event tab above for location and directions.

Proposed changes to the CDBA Constitution and By-laws

Changes has been proposed for the Constitution any By-laws,  see the above Links and Resources tab for the proposed changes.  Or Click Here (A corrected link was updated 12/28/15) for a PDF of the proposed changed.  A vote will be scheduled on the next meeting.

Cook DuPage Beekeepers Mentoring Get Together

The next mentoring get together will be held on Sunday, January 3rd 2016 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.


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.