Description

Time: 10:00 AM to Noon
Date: Saturday, January 25
Location: Fireplace Room, Congregational Church of Belmont, 751 Alameda de las Pulgas, Belmont (map)
Cost: The class is free, but you must ‘purchase’ it for $0 in order to register. We’ll see you there!

Have you been thinking about becoming a beekeeper? Wondering what it’s like to keep bees? Join us for a primer on the basics of beekeeping:

  • Overview of the time, space, cost and equipment needed
  • The basics of honeybee biology and behavior
  • How to care for your bees
  • The benefits of keeping bees — including how to harvest honey, wax and other products
  • Resources including local associations and other information so that you can start your own backyard beehive