Capital Area Beekeepers Association

Monthly News November 2021

President's Memo

Board member descriptions and duties will be discussed and clarified during the November meeting. Thanks to the members who have provided feedback about board member recruitment and duties. 

CABA 2022 elections are coming up in the December meeting! Consider running for an executive board position or member-at-large position. Voting on new By-Laws will also take place during the December meeting. 

CABA will host a display table at the LBA state convention December 2-5. Anyone interesting in visiting with others, welcoming out-of-towners, and answering questions, please contact Michelle Orillion to sign up for a shift! 

The CABA and University of Florida Master Beekeeper Program Cohort is scheduled to kick off in late January/early February. There is still time to indicate your interest and intention to participate. 


Always Bee Humble and Kind!

Michelle Orillion, President 2021

Reminders, Requests, Misc.

Louisiana Beekeepers Association and American Honey Producers Association Convention 2021. December 1st thru 4th.  Visit the LBA website to register. 

In Search Of: someone to build 2-3 observation hives to add to CABA's teaching and club equipment. Please contact Michelle Orillion if you are able to help out!

Any member interested in presenting on a topic of their expertise in 2022, please contact Michelle Orillion at

Stay connected with Discussion Forum feature available only to logged in members!

The "Buy Local" page is getting a facelift. Anyone wanting to advertise their goods or services with CABA, click and submit. You must be a current member to advertise. 

Membership drive and announcement of dues will begin in December! Watch for more information coming soon!

December  Meeting Topics

Tuesday, December 14 @ 7-8:45 pm

In-Person at Burden Visitor Center and Zoom option (see link below).

Please pre-register to receive a reminder email the day before the meeting which contains the zoom link.

Burden has assured CABA that the gate access glitches of the past months have been fixed! This means the gate should remain open for all members for the duration of the meeting, therefore Burden did not provided a gate access code for tonight.  

Upcoming Election Reminders and End of Year Event Discussion 

  • Q & A and Member Discussions
  • Summary of LBA Field Day for those unable to attend. 
  • CABA and UF Master Beekeeper Program Cohort update.

Register in advance for tonight's meeting:

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.

CABA is a non-profit beekeeping organization for the Louisiana capital region.


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