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April 2019

Scioto Valley Beekeepers Beginner Beekeeping Class 2019

April 3 @ 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Circleville Community Room, 596 Court Street
Circleville, OH United States
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$65.00

Scioto Valley Beekeepers again will offer a beekeeping class for beginners in the spring. The classes will be held the evenings of April 3, 10 and 17. Instructors will be Dan Williams, Bob Clark and David Crawford. If you know anyone wanting to take the class please encourage early sign-up to avoid being closed out. Space, materials and resources are limited and the class has reached capacity every year; last year by mid-March. Cost is $65 per person and includes more »

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Stratford Ecological Center – Intoduction to Queen Rearing

April 6 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Stratford Ecological Center, 3083 Liberty Road
Delaware, OH 43015
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$20.00

Introduction to Queen Rearing Are you curious about how queens are produced or thinking about raising queens yourself? This class is a perfect starting point for you! While there will be no ‘hands-on’ training or practice, this class will go through the whole queen rearing and production process step-by-step from start to finish. It will cover everything from selecting and evaluating colonies, to making and managing ‘cell-builders’ to produce the queens, to the grafting process, to setting up and managing more »

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Sandusky River Valley Beekeepers Beginner Bee Class 2019

April 6 @ 12:00 PM - 5:00 PM
4865 CR 175, 4865 CR 175
Clyde, OH 43410
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Classes will be Saturday April 6th & 13th from Noon-5 pm. Location: 4865 CR 175, Clyde, OH 43410 (Tom Rathbun’s barn). Cost: $50 per family (limit 2 persons per family). Limited to the first 20 students. http://srvba.ohiostatebeekeepers.org/events/761-2/ Registration deadline: March 15, 2019. Please mail the completed form & a check made payable to:   Sandusky River Valley Beekeepers Association, c/o Linda Miller, 233 E. Grant Street, Clyde, OH 43410. Included with the class: • A yearly membership to SRVBA • A yearly more »

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Geauga County Beginner Beekeeping Class 2019

April 11 @ 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Kenston Middle School, 17425 Snyder Road
Chagrin Falls, OH 44023
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$45.00

Dale Olson will be presenting this important beginning bee keeping workshop in conjunction with the Geauga County Bee Keeping Association education program. This workshop is designed for people who would like to get started in beekeeping, those who have had previous beekeeping experience and want to get back into beekeeping, or those who just want to know more before taking the plunge. Topics covered will include basic honeybee biology, races of bees, package bees versus nucs and where to get more »

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Stratford Ecological Center – Feeding and Nutrition

April 13 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Stratford Ecological Center, 3083 Liberty Road
Delaware, OH 43015
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$25

Knowing how, when, what, and if to feed bees is not always a straight forward prospect. This class explores the nutritional needs of honey bees and focuses on ways that beekeepers can supplement, and meet, those needs through the different seasons to maximize colony health and help with management goals. Date: Saturday, April 13 Time: 1pm-4pm Cost: $25 To register call (740)-363-2548 or Go online www.stratfordecologicalcenter.org

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Buckeye Career Center Beginner Class II 2019

April 23 @ 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Buckeye Career Center, 545 University Drive NE
New Philadelphia, OH 44663
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$60.00

This 5 week course expands upon concepts covered in Beekeeping-Part I. Course covers bee stings, honey, extracting honey, processing beeswax, specialty equipment, and other related subjects. Instructor: Ray Wirt, Wirt Apiaries

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Advanced Beekeeping Classes- Urban Honey Bee: Feeding and Nutrition

April 28 @ 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Urban Honey Bee, 12623 Hametown Rd
Doylestown, OH 44230
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$25

Feeding & Nutrition Knowing how, when, what, and if to feed bees is not always a straight forward prospect. This class explores the nutritional needs of honey bees and focuses on ways that beekeepers can supplement, and meet, those needs through the different seasons to maximize colony health and help with management goals. Date: Sunday, April 28 Time: 9am-noon Cost: $25

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Advance Beekeeping Classes- Urban Honey Bee: Hive Emergencies

April 28 @ 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Urban Honey Bee, 12623 Hametown Rd
Doylestown, OH 44230
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$20

Even a beginning beekeeper knows that sometimes things can happen fast in a bee colony, and not all of those things are good. This class will provide an overview of reasons for, and management solutions to, hive problems such as queen-less-ness, drone layers, laying workers, and others. Date: Sunday, April 28 Time: 1pm-4pm Cost: $20

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May 2019

Stratford Ecological Center – Varroa Mite: Monitoring, Mitigation and Management

May 11 @ 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Stratford Ecological Center, 3083 Liberty Road
Delaware, OH 43015
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$35

The Varroa mite is the number one management challenge for beekeepers. This class will not only help you to better understand what the mites are doing but it will also focus on effective ways to monitor mite levels as well as look at management practices and treatment options. We will specifically cover alcohol washes, drone brood trapping, and several treatment options. Date: Saturday, May 11 Time: 1pm-5pm Cost: $35 To register call (740)-363-2548 or Go online www.stratfordecologicalcenter.org

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Advanced Beekeeping Classes- Urban Honey Bee: Varroa Mite: Monitoring, Mitigation and Management

May 19 @ 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Urban Honey Bee, 12623 Hametown Rd
Doylestown, OH 44230
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$35

The Varroa mite is the number one management challenge for beekeepers. This class will not only help you to better understand what the mites are doing but it will also focus on effective ways to monitor mite levels as well as look at management practices and treatment options. We will specifically cover alcohol washes, drone brood trapping, and several treatment options. Date: Sunday, May 19 Time: 1pm-5pm Cost: $35

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