Beginning Beekeeping classes at Village Green Nursery
Interested in beekeeping?
Want to connect with others and develop your network of fellow 'beeks'
A two part class to get you ready for bees in your garden in 2014.
first class will introduce you to the life cycle of the honey bee and
the basic tools and equipment needed to set up a hive or two in your
yard. The second class will discuss the management of hive/s through the
course of the year, honey harvest and preparation for winter.
instructor, Christine Ranegger, has been a hobby beekeeper in Seattle
for 5 years and is an Apprentice Level beekeeper as part of the Master
Beekeeper Certification Program with the Washington State Beekeepers
8 and 10 frame hives, frames and foundation plus some supplies to get you started will be available for purchase.
Class dates and times are
Feb. 23 & March 23 1-3:30
April 5th 12:30-pm-4:30
Cost for each class is $30 or $50 for both classes.