Our purpose and objectives are: 1. Serve as a resource to local beekeepers and promote best beekeeping practices. 2. Educate the community about the joys, skills and fruits of beekeeping. 3. Support and promote a better stewardship of our bee population. 4. Foster interactions with the gardening, agricultural and other beekeeping organizations

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  • January 29, 2014 · 7:30 PM

    start beekeeping

    12 Members | 5.00

    Hello Andre and Group,http://www.meetup.com/Arlington-Heights-Beekeepers-Society/ I would like to propose having a meeting sometime before the end of January to help... Learn more
  • January 26, 2013 · 5:30 PM

    start beekeeping

    6 Members | 4.50

    Hello Andre and Group,http://www.meetup.com/Arlington-Heights-Beekeepers-Society/ I would like to propose having a meeting sometime before the end of January to help... Learn more
  • May 19, 2012 · 9:00 AM

    Introductions and basic Beekeeping

    3 Members | 5.00

    Are you interseted in starting a hive OR are you just interested in meeting local beekeepers? Come and ask all the questions you want or start networking. If you have an... Learn more

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    A former member A former member commented on start beekeeping
    March 10
    A former member

    "While I would like to participate­, I contacted the City of Des Plaines and beekeeping is not permitted within city limits if you are within a 1/4 mile of any residence, church, business, school....b­reathing human being, etc. .... :( poo"

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    Andre Andre commented on start beekeeping
    March 9
    Andre

    "Have you ordered bees or are you getting them from a friend? I can help you out."

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    Ben Ben joined
    March 9
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    RGL RGL commented on start beekeeping
    March 9
    RGL

    "No ordinace against beehives in Elk Grove village"

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    Dave Dave commented on start beekeeping
    March 9
    Dave

    "Will there be another one of these in 2015?"

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    RGL RGL commented on start beekeeping
    March 9
    RGL

    "I am new to this, I would like to start up a colony in Elk Grove Village. Could someone give me a hand to get going?"

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  • New Member
    RGL RGL joined
    March 9
    RGL
    "Retired for 8 years and would like a bit of help to start up a colony...please­ contact me at[masked] or [masked]. Many thanks..."
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    Mark E. Mark E. joined
    February 23
 
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