Sheboygan County Beekeepers Association

Club Library

The following materials are owned by the Sheboygan County Beekeepers Association and are available for checkout by members. At present, Dan H. has the materials. Feel free to give her a call. This site will be updated from time to time, so check back!


**New addition – March, 2016 – Attracting Native Pollinators – The Xerces Society


Books, Periodicals

An Eyewitness Account of Early American Beekeeping by A. I. Root
Bee by Claire Preston
Beekeeping for Dummies by Howland Blackiston
Beekeeping for Beginners by G. H. Cale, Jr
Beekeeping in Illinois by Elbert R. Jaycok
Beekeeping in the United States
Beekeeping:  The Gentle Craft – Hardcover by John F. Adams
Beekeeping:  The Gentle Craft – Paperback by John F. Adams
Beekeeping: A Practical Guide by Richard E. Bonney
Bees:  Their Vision, Chemical Senses, and Language by Karl von Frisch
Bumblebee Economics by Bernd Heinrich
Cooking with Honey by Joanne Barrett
First Lessons in Beekeeping by C. P. Dadant
First Lessons in Beekeeping by Keith S. Delaplane
Hive Management by Richard E. Bonney
Honey Marketing by Harry Riches
How to Keep Bees and Sell Honey by Walter T. Kelley
Killer Bees by Anthony Potter
Living with Killer Bees by Greg Flakus
Modern Beekeeping, November 15, 1946 Magazine
Starting Right With Bees Storey Publishing Bulletin A-36
The Adventures of Maya the Bee by Waldemar Bonsels
The Beekeeper’s Handbook by Owen Meyer
The How-To-Do-It Book of Beekeeping by Richard Taylor
The Life of the Queen Bee by Louis Sutherland
The World of Bees by Murray Hoyt


There is a file folder with the following periodicals, published by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Beekeeping for Beginners, Bulletin 158
Beekeeping in Wisconsin, Circular 659
How to Handle Your Package Bee Colony, Leaflet
Identification and Control of Honey Bee Diseases, Bulletin 2255
Overwintering of Honey Bee Colonies, AZPRR 169
Planned Pollination, Leaflet
Selecting and Operating Beekeeping Equipment,  Bulletin 2204
Two Queen System of Honey Bee Colony Management, AZPRR 161
Using Honey Bees to Pollinate Cropts, Leaflet 549



*Beekeeping: Beyond the Basics

City of Bees:  A Children’s Guide to Bees

*D.I.Y. Basic Beekeeping: Starting Your First Hive



Demonstration Hive Kit

Miniature Hive
Child Bee Suit/Gloves
The Beeman – by Laurie Krebs – 3 Hardcover copies
The Beeman – Educator’s Guide – 2 copies
Hooray for Beekeeping – by Bobbie Kalman
AGMAG – Bees and Other Amazing Pollinators – 2 packets –  1 copy available to

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Honey Bee Activity Books – 29 copies – 1 copy available to leave with audience
Honey Floral Source Guide