Beekeeping 101 is taught by experienced beekeepers and is designed to give a general overview of Honeybees and Beekeeping.  The class is taught in three sessions — one per month at the CCHBA monthly meetings.  NO PRIOR BEEKEEPING KNOWLEDGE IS REQUIRED TO ATTEND THESE CLASSES:

Cost is $5 per person, per session.

  • Session 1 – January 14, 2019
  • Session 2 – February 11, 2019
  • Session 3 – March 11, 2019
  • Special Topic – Hive Inspection Basics – April 15, 2019
  • Special Topic – Getting Bees and Installing Them – May 13, 2019
  • Special Topic – Preparing for Extraction, Bottling, Label Laws and Selling – June 10, 2019
  • Special Topic – Honeybee Nutrition and Feeding and Varroa Inspection – July 8, 2019
  • Main Auditorium – Honey Contest/Honey Tasting – August 12, 2019
  • Session 1 – September 9, 2019
  • Session 2 – October 14, 2019
  • Session 3 – November 11, 2019