Santa Cruz County Fair

Santa Cruz County Fairgrouds 2601 E Lake Ave, Watsonville, CA

GBA has a booth in the "Bug Barn" at the Santa Cruz County Fair, and we need volunteers! This is a great opportunity to have some fun, and talk to the public about bees and beekeeping. We will have 2 observation hives, and we will be giving away stickers and bee balloons. Please click here … Continue reading Santa Cruz County Fair

Tarantula Fest

Henry Coe Visitor Center 9000 E. Dunne Ave, Morgan Hill, CA

Come to the Coe Park Tarantula Fest and rub elbows (so to speak) with some of our fuzzy, friendly eight-legged guests of honor. The event is held at the Coe Ranch campground, which has breathtaking views across the ridges and canyons of the backcountry. Take a leisurely nature walk with a volunteer naturalist and search … Continue reading Tarantula Fest

Fall Intro to Beekeeping – Online Class

Zoom

Interested in getting started beekeeping? Like to know more about beekeeping? GBA is offering a free online Zoom class Intro to Beekeeping.

Fall Intro to Beekeeping – Field Class

Pajaro Apiary 4945 Frazier Lake Road, Gilroy, CA

Interested in getting started beekeeping? Like to know more about beekeeping? GBA is offering a hands-on Intro to Beekeeping class. Click here for more information.

Apiary Work Day

Pajaro Apiary 4945 Frazier Lake Road, Gilroy, CA

Experience one last 2022 Apiary Day. Bring a coffee or hot beverage. Experts will be available for Q&A. Share your bee plans for 2023. Check out the hives destined for nucs in the spring. Family & Friends - bring them along (will need to sign a waiver when you arrive). We will be focusing on … Continue reading Apiary Work Day