One event on February 9, 2019 at 10:00am
One event on February 23, 2019 at 10:00am
Saturday January 26th 10am-12pm
Saturday February 9th 10am – 12pm
Saturday February 23rd 10am – 12pm
$50 for all 3 sessions
$20 for first session only
For those that are concerned about the plight of honeybees, this 3 session course will introduce you to Honeybees and Beekeeping. Learn the basics about honeybees, beehives and equipment before making the leap to become a beekeeper.
Session 1 – Introduction to honeybees, their role in the environment, bee and hive products and the threats to honeybees survival. Discussion of the ways to help the honeybees survive.
Session 2 – A year in the life of a beekeeper. Learn the chores a beekeeper performs throughout the year to acquire bees, maintain the hive and do what they can to insure hive survival. Hands on activities included.
Session 3 – Hive and Beekeeper equipment and supplies. A review of the equipment and tools necessary for the beekeeper, beehives, honey extraction and bottling. Hands on activities included.
If you have any questions about this upcoming workshop, please email [email protected]