Wild Mountain Bees offers “Beeginner Beekeeping” class June 25

Image courtesy of Wild Mountain Bees
Image courtesy of Wild Mountain Bees

From Wild Mountain Bees:

Beeginner Beekeeping Class this Sunday, June 25!
Announcing our Beginner Beekeeping Class this Sunday, June 25th!

  • June 25th – 10 – 5:30 p.m. (with a 1 hour lunch break)
  • $45 per person

This class will offer a whirlwind of info from hive placement to season long management. You will also receive a handout of month by month management tips specifically for our region. Classes will be taught by Sarah McKinney, the bee whisperer herself and owner of Wild Mountain Bees, and are a wonderful addition to any other bee schools or classes you may have the opportunity to attend.

The lecture price includes a two hour hands-on in hive session, which you will find invaluable in gaining comfort and confidence when approaching and working your colonies.

HANDS-ON IN HIVE SESSION – July 8th (additional dates as needed)

This is included with the Beeginner Beekeeping Class, but can be taken without the lecture if space allows for $22/person. Hands-on session followed by some Q&A.

These classes fill quickly, and payment is required to reserve your spot. Please stop by or call the store at 828-484-9466 to give payment and reserve your spot!

Come learn about the incredible honeybee!

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Max Hunt grew up in South (New) Jersey and graduated from Warren Wilson College in 2011. History nerd; art geek; connoisseur of swimming holes, hot peppers, and plaid clothing. Follow me @J_MaxHunt

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  1. Henry

    Urban beekeeping is a booming hobby! I just want to encourage anyone interested to give this a shot. You can get so much out of (not just talking about honey!) plus you’re helping save our earth. There is probably a beekeepers association near you to further your education as well as many resources online. I learned from a company called Beepods which focuses on sustainable urban beekeeping. I would recommend them to anyone interested! Have fun!

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