Beginner Beekeeping Classes
Stay tuned for updates on the Winter 2014 Class Schedules & 2015 Classes....
Current 2015 Classes:
Beekeeping 101- A Complete Guide to Starting Out in Beekeeping
*Presented by Hungry Bear Farms
Available Dates: Saturday's - Pick One Date, Classes are all the same.
- (January 17th-SOLD OUT)
- (January 31st- SOLD OUT)
- (February 28th- SOLD OUT)
- (March 28th- SOLD OUT)
- (April 11th- SOLD OUT)
- May 2nd- 30 SPOTS AVAILABLE
**If you would like to be put on the waiting list for a class that is sold out, please send us an email in case there are any cancellations. Thank you.
Time: 10am to 6pm
Location: Holiday Inn Express, Banquet Room, 330 Eastern Blvd, Canandaigua, NY 14424
Fee: $40 Adult, $70 Couple. Limit 30 to a class. Must Pre-Register for classes. Payments are non-refundable.
Lunch will be provided along with course materials.
Hands on learning, videos and many presentations covering a wide variety of beekeeping subjects for beginners. Some of the topics to be covered will be:
- Honey Bee Biology & Life Cycles
- The History of Beekeeping
- Equipment Choices & Assembly and Costs for Starting Out
- Choosing the right type of bees and location for your hives
- Spring, Summer & Fall Management
- Pests and Diseases
- Value Added Products
- Extracting and more....
Please go to our Contact Us page and email us for registration or stop in to our Store in Canandaigua. For questions please call 585-412-8745. Thank you. If your credit card got charged you are on the list, please come to the class. If your card has not been charged, you are not signed up.
|January 17th, 2015 - SOLD OUT
||January 31st, 2015- SOLD OUT||February 28th, 2015- SOLD OUT|
|March 28th, 2015- SOLD OUT||April 11th, 2015- SOLD OUT|
Here's some reference comments from surveys taken after our classes:
"Better than any book I've read." - Tom from Birdsall, NY.
"I would highly recommend this course to anyone... clear instruction, great Q & A"- Anonymous from Mexico, NY.
"What a great class! There was so much helpful information and it was presented in a way that was easy to understand, even for beginners! We expected a general overview that would require a lot of follow up. Instead, we left feeling like we could get started with what we had learned, and also with so many helpful resources to use!" - Greg & April from Canadice, NY.
"I was very happy with the class. It was worth the price." - Mark from Walworth, NY.
"The class left me feeling prepared to get started on my own hives." - Anna from Lima, NY.
"I was very happy with the class it was well worth the price of admission for the info and experience with the equipment." - Ben from Williamson,NY.
"Great balance of slides, questions, videos & objects." - Jacob from Clifton Springs, NY.