2024 Beginner Beekeeping Five Week Class

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Beginner Beekeeping is a five week Zoom class* (not a webinar) that takes absolute beginners from setting up a new hive, managing it throughout the season, getting ready for winter, and planning for the following spring. The class has a special focus on urban, suburban, and chemical-free beekeeping.

*Communication and links to the class will be done via e-mail. Please be sure to use an address you check regularly, then please check it regularly.

Course fee of $145 includes the textbook "The Backyard Beekeeper" (Flottum) and e-binder with handouts and weekly outlines. Class is limited to 45 students.

Course instructor:  Phil Gaven, EAS certified Master Beekeeper

Please call the shop more information: 207-773-9333.

Session 1 - Tuesday evenings 6:00pm - 7:30pm


    • January 9th
    • January 16th
    • January 23rd
    • January 30th
    • February 6th
  • Session 2 - Saturday mornings 10:30am-12:00pm

    • January13th
    • January 20th
    • January 27th
    • February 3rd
    • February 10th
  • Session 3 - Tuesday evenings 6:00pm - 7:30pm

    • February 27th
    • **NO CLASS MARCH 5TH**
    • March 12th
    • March 19th
    • March 26th
    • April 2nd
    • Session 4 - Saturday mornings 10:30am-12:00pm

      • March 2nd
      • March 9th
      • March 16th
      • March 23rd
      • March 30th