Part 1 – Classroom Training on Friday, September 29th || 9:00 am – 3:30 pm.
During this course, you will cover the basics of bees and beekeeping, including: bee biology, beekeeping equipment and clothing, how to set up your apiary, what to expect the first year and typical maintenance of bee hives. Lunch is provided on Friday!
Part 2 – Field Training
Two dates to choose from: Sat, 30 Sep or Mon, 2 Oct; optional times either day = 10am-Noon or Noon-2pm.
A hands‐on field day at an apiary in south Boerne will be offered. Two dates to choose from. This is optional, but highly recommended. Must sign a medical release waiver to participate. Bee suit provided. Directions to apiary will be provided.
Color codes for the calendar are as follows: