Sun, Jan 31 | Email Invite sent to registered students

New Beekeeper Class - ONLINE - 4 sessions

This year our New Beekeeper class will be offered online. Meetings will be 100% virtual via Zoom. Meetings will be live and interactive. There will be a mixture of live demonstrations and power-point presentations.
Registration is Closed

Time & Location

Jan 31, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
Email Invite sent to registered students

About The Event

Who is facilitating the course?

The course is being hosted by the Beaver Valley Area Beekeepers Association (BVABA). The

course is being Co-facilitated by current BVABA President Nathaneil Christman and former President

Sister Lyn Szymkiewicz. There will be several guest presenters with decades of Western PA beekeeping

experience and expertise.

2021 Schedule:

• Sunday, January 31st 6:00 – 8:00 PM

• Sunday, February 7th 6:00 – 8:00 PM

• February 14th (NO MEETING – Valentines Day)

• Sunday, February 21st 6:00 – 8:00 PM

• Sunday, February 28th 6:00 – 8:00 PM

Format:

Meetings will be 100% virtual via Zoom. Meetings will be live and interactive. There will be a

mixture of live demonstrations and power-point presentations.

Requirements:

• Participants will need access to the internet and a device that can download and run Zoom.

• Participants will need to order “Storey's Guide to Keeping Honey Bees", second edition by

Malcolm Sanford and Richard E. Bonney ”. He is the link to the book via Amazon:

https://www.amazon.com/Storeys-Guide-Keeping-Honey-

Bees/dp/1612129781/ref=asc_df_1612129781/?tag=hyprod-

20&linkCode=df0&hvadid=312128022127&hvpos=&hvnetw=g&hvrand=25057351210030922

2&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=9006283&hvta

rgid=pla-623444944767&psc=1

Cost:

The cost to participate in the beekeeping course is $25 per individual. Plus the cost of the book

(participants are expected to order the book themselves).

What can you expect to learn?

By the end of the course you should...

• have a basic knowledge of honey bee management.

• know what equipment you will need to start your own hives.

• know how and where to get honey bees.

• have opportunities to connect with mentors.

• have a basic understanding of bee biology.

• have a basic understanding of pest management.

• have access to resources for continued virtual and in-person education.

Registration:

The deadline to register is January 29th 2020.

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