• 2018 Spring Beekeeper Course

    Date: 2018.02.08 | Category: Announcement | Tags:

    WANT TO BE A BEEKEEPER?  TWO SPRING EVENTS: Spring Beekeeper Course and Jr. Beekeeper Workshops offered by CVBA!

    That’s right, two educational events: A full six-week course for anyone serious about beekeeping, and three special day-long workshops geared toward children interested in beekeeping. Taught by knowledgeable, seasoned CVBA beekeepers.


    2018 CourseTHE SIX-WEEK COURSE:
    The CVBA is presenting a six-week course that will take you from a beginner to a beekeeper. (see expanded flyer below) This course is one day per week from February 24, 2018 to April 7, 2018. (There is no class March 31st).  Cost is $100 per person and $50 for immediate family, which includes the classes, textbooks, handouts, and a one year membership with the CVBA!  Time is 3PM – 5PM at Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center, Columbus, GA. Specific dates are: Feb. 24, Mar. 3, Mar. 10, Mar. 17, Mar. 24, Apr. 7

    REGISTER TODAY!  Call Oxbow Meadows at 706-507-8559

    This is a comprehensive class with hands-on work and is packed with information.  Early spring is the perfect time to become a beekeeper, so call today to sign up.


    2018 workshopsTHE JUNIOR BEEKEEPER WORKSHOPS:
    Join us for a day-long fun workshop and learn all about honey bees.  Three workshops are offered. (see expanded flyer below) Cost is $35 per child with one parent/guardian. Parent/guardian must be present during the workshop.

    The Dates and topics are:
    April 14, 2018 – How to build a bee frame
    May 12, 2018 Beeswax Candle making
    June 9, 2018 – How to build a bee frame

    Bring a lunch, as all workshops are from 10AM to 3PM at Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center, Columbus, GA

    REGISTER TODAY!  Call Oxbow Meadows at 706-507-8559

    More information on both of these Spring 2018 events at: https://oxbow.columbusstate.edu

     

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