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Introduction to Beekeeping

2013-12-22 13.01.14The San Diego City Council recently legalized backyard beekeeping so it is the perfect time to sign up and learn about the honeybee. Beekeeping is a an exciting and interesting hobby with delicious results. If you’re thinking about starting a bee hive or are just curious about what’s involved with keeping bees, then this is a great introductory class for you. The class is designed for absolute beginners so no prerequisite knowledge is required.  This class is also part of the Natural Beekeeping Certificate program for those people who would like to learn more.

Hilary will teach you how the honey bee lives, discuss different hive designs, and tell you how to get started with your own hive. Handouts will be provided including a copy of the powerpoint and Hilary will be available via email to answer any questions you may have post class. This class will be approximately 3 hours long.

The class location will be at the Tecolote Nature Center in Bay Park.  The class size is limited to 12 people so register early to ensure your spot.

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May 10, 2014
June 8, 2014
10:30 am - 1:30 pm
Ticket Prices
Class Only$40.00
Class and an Organic T-Shirt$55.00