Sat, May 13|
Gees Bees Honey Company
Beginner Beekeeping Class
Curious about the art and science of keeping bees? This beginner class is for you!
Time & Location
May 13, 9:30 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Gees Bees Honey Company, 538 River Rd, Gloucester, ON K1V 1E9, Canada
About the event
Learn the art and science of beekeeping, through a mix of classroom and hands-on learning. Our beginner beekeeping workshop will give you the knowledge you need to get started keeping honeybees. Topics include: introduction to honeybee biology, beekeeping equipment, seasonal hive management, bee diseases, and Ontario regulations and resources. In the hands-on portions of the day, you will learn how to inspect a beehive and handle frames of bees.
Class size is limited to 16 participants. Bee jackets available to borrow or bring your own.
Please bring your own lunch and a water bottle. Coffee, tea, water refill, and snacks will be provided