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 firstname.lastname@example.org.