Introduction to Beekeeping

Thank you to all who attended our 2018 Course. (Details below.)

Details on the 2019 course are pending. Check back in 2019.

Course
June 2018

We are offering two hands-on workshops this year:

SUNDAY, June 10
10a.m.― 4p.m.
Science North
100 Ramsey Lake Rd.
Sudbury, ON P3E 5S9
SATURDAY, June 16
9a.m.―3p.m.
Creekbend Farm
with Dan & Tracy Séguin
28 Poirier Rd.
Lavigne, ON P0H 1R0

 

Lunch is included. Choose your preferred date and location upon registration.
Fee is $75.00, due in full upon registering; we accept cash, e-transfer, or cheque.
Fee includes:
◦ Course
◦ SDBA Introduction to Beekeeping Handbook
◦ 2018-2019 Sudbury District Beekeepers’ Association Membership

The course will consist of four stations; students will be broken up into groups and rotate through each station, with a lunch break included for all.
◦ Stations will be:
1. HANDLING BEES
2. WOODWARE
3. HONEY EXTRACTION
4. WAX PROCESSING

Dress appropriately: wear a long-sleeved shirt, long pants and closed-toe shoes. Bring your bee jacket orindicate if you require one for the day. Feel free to bring pencil and paper for notes and lots of questions!

To begin the registration process please complete the below form.

Registration Form:

Your Name: (required)

Your Email: (required)

Your Phone Number

Your Address:

Sunday June 10, Science NorthSaturday June 16, Lavigne

Details about you:
In order for us to better accommodate your needs, please answer the following:
1. Are you a new beekeeper? YesNo
2. How many hives do you have?
3. How long have you been beekeeping (Years)?
4. Do you require a bee jacket for the training? nonesmallmediumlargeextra large
5. Intended Payment Method: Cashe-TransferCheque