Beginning Beekeeping Class 2017

Rochester Beekeepers / NY Bee Wellness Inc.

WHERE: Hansen Nature Center, Tinker Park 1585 Calkins Rd, Pittsford, NY 14534
5 classes plus a field day working bees in the apiary; LIMIT 24 participants

FEE: 75.00, includes text “Keeping Honey Bees” by Sanford/Bonney, hand-outs; the text will be sent to you if
payment is received by January 14;
Payable through EventBrite, or by PayPal to [email protected], or by money order to NY Bee
Wellness POB 25291 Rochester NY 14625
Veteran discount of 50.00, EventBrite Coupon Code: CSFveteran
NOTE: Veteran funding by the Cornell Small Farms Program

WHEN: Meets Saturdays from 10am-12:30; except for the first class, the Rochester Beekeepers meet from 1-
3pm, followed by an apiary inspection, you are welcome to attend
January 28- Introduction to bees
February 4- Working with bees
March 4- Diseases/Pests/Predators
April 1- Your Growing Colonies
May 6- Honey harvesting, other topics
Field day TBD