Bee School

Saturday, February 2, 2019
9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

 

Have you thought about raising honey bees but don’t know how to begin?
The Stark County Beekeepers beginning bee school will get you started! Speakers will cover bee biology, basic equipment, hive location, opening the hive and giving bees a good start. In case of inclement weather, the snow date will be February 9.

 

 

Bee School Itinerary

9:00       Check-In

9:30 – 9:45      Introduction

9:45 – 10:30     Bee Biology, Jason Draper

10:30 – 11:15      Basic Equipment Needs, Laurene Kiel

11:15 – 11:30       Break, Bee stations open

11:30 – 12:15        Hive Locations, Carol Kralik

12:15 – 1:00       Giving Bees a Good Start, Rick Blessing

1:00 – 2:15      Lunch Break, Bee stations open,

2:15 – 2:45       Opening the Hive, Ryan Ferreri

2:45 – 3:15       Conclusion, Jason Draper

3:15 – 4:30       Bee stations open; Club membership table open

Designated speakers subject to change.

 

Cost: $35.00 per person includes info packet, light breakfast and full lunch. Registration deadline is January 26. Register below, or by calling The Wilderness Center 330-359-5235.

 


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