Are you thinking about keeping bees? Are you just plain fascinated by bees? Come learn more!
This 90-minute class teaches you all the beginning aspects of keeping backyard bees from equipment to management techniques. Mike will start off by giving you a tour of the bee yard and reviewing the basic equipment. Then you will get to see what goes on in a hive! The class will conclude with honey tasting. The class also comes with a basic informational packet about starting your first hive. To get up close to the bees & hives please bring your own protective equipment (veil, gloves, light-colored long sleeve shirt), there will be limited protective equipment available.
Young adults (ages 12-17) are welcome.