Beekeeping for Beginners: Units 4-6

March 9 - June 8, 2014

Various Per Session

2450 S. Milledge Ave. Athens, GA 30605

Cost: $95 Member Cost: $85.50


Have you ever wanted to harvest honey from your own beehive? Would you like to collect beeswax to make candles or soap? Do you have a touch of 'backyard biologist' in your blood? If so, these workshops, covering the fundamentals of beekeeping, may be for you. Weather alternative dates will be scheduled if necessary. Completion of the Unit 1 - 3 is not required to attend.

A protective veil and gloves are required for Unit 4 and 5.

Unit 4: Spring Hive Management

March 9, 2014 | 1 - 3 PM

Shade Garden Arbor
2450 S. Milledge Ave. Athens, GA 30605



Unit 5: Installing Bees / Spring Buildup

April 13, 2014 | 1 - 3 PM

Shade Garden Arbor
2450 S. Milledge Ave. Athens, GA 30605



Unit 6: Products from the Hive

June 8, 2014 | 9 AM - 12 PM

Boogerhill Bee Farm
482 Eugene Hardman Rd. Danielsville, GA 30633