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State Fair Volunteers Needed!!



Calling all volunteers!!
We are looking to fill our volunteer shifts at our booth during the State Fair
Shifts are 9 am- 3 pm  and 3 pm- 9 pm daily
Volunteering a full shift gets you admission into the fair, a free ice cream at the end of your shift and the knowledge you are
  • Helping to recruit future beekeepers,
  • Spreading the knowledge of how beekeeping/bees are vital to our lives,
  • Help our one and only fundraiser of the year for our scholarship program
Contact our Volunteer Coordinator Amy Nelson  at 402-314-0729 or to set up your shift

Register today – Bee Fun Day – June 12th, 2016

We are excited to announce our 2016 Bee Fun Day!  Our annual event has learning opportunities for all levels.

This year, if you do the early bird registration (postmarked by 5/28/16), your name will be put in a drawing to win your registration fee back!

So get registered today!

We’ll be posting updates on our Facebook page:

Download Registration form here:   BFD2016




2015 Bee Fun Day – June 14th

The Nebraska Beekeepers’ Association is proud to announce the second annual 2015 Bee Fun Day! Don’t miss it!

Sunday, June 14 – 8:30-5:00 PM

Seward Civic Center


Dr. Marion Ellis – Oxalic Acid Treatments

varroa-mite-beeSusan Ellis – Photography

Dr. Doug Golick – Planting for Pollinators

Steve Tipton – Mead Making

Becky Tipton – Soap Making

Ginny Mitchell – Iowa State University Insect zoo (Live bug holding)

Ron Babcock – Splits and Overwintering Nucs

Eventbrite - 2015 Nebraska Beekeepers' Association Fun Day

More information can be found on the event page.
Register before June 7th to receive a discount.