Beginning Beekeeping Rochester NY 2019

Saturday  9 February  2019  9:00 AM    Saturday  6 April  2019 1:00 PM
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Beginning Beekeeping Class 2019

Rochester Beekeepers / NY Bee Wellness Inc.

WHERE: Hansen Nature Center, Tinker Park 1585 Calkins Rd, Pittsford, NY 14534

3 classes plus a field session working bees in the apiary; LIMIT 24 participants

FEE: 90.00, includes text “Keeping Honey Bees” by Sanford/Bonney, hand-outs; the text will be sent to you if payment is received by January 15;

Payable through EventBrite, or by PayPal to donate@nybeewellness.org, or by money order to NY Bee Wellness POB 25291 Rochester NY 14625

 

WHEN: Meets Saturdays from 9:00am to 1pm;  the Rochester Beekeepers Club meets from 1:30-3:30pm at the same location, followed by an apiary inspection, you are welcome to attend

February 9-- Introduction to bees

March 2- Working with bees, and Diseases/Pests/Predators

April 6- Your Growing Colonies, and Honey Harvesting

Field day TBD

Instructors:

*Pat Bono, Rochester NY, Background: Master Beekeeper, University of Montana, college level Entomology and Apiculture, Rutgers University; Founder, NY Bee Wellness Inc.

*Bob Deemer, Arcadia NY; Background: college level Entomology and Apiculture, Delaware Valley College; Former Pennsylvania Apiary Inspector , formerly with Wayne County Cornell Cooperature Extension

 

Contact: Pat Bono, workshop@nybeewellness.org; 585-820-6619

 

NY Bee Wellness, Inc. is an educational 501c3 not for profit; NYBeeWellness.org

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Hansen Nature Center, Tinker Park
1585 Calkins Rd, Pittsford, 14534, NY, United States
Hansen Nature Center, Tinker Park
1585 Calkins Rd, Pittsford, 14534, NY, United States