Beekeeping Classes

Congratulations on your interest in the hobby of beekeeping! We have classes for the beginning beekeeper that will help you get started and be successful! We also offer a few advanced classes as well.

June Class Schedule

Honey Bee Colony Inspection, Mite Checks and Mite Treatments

Honey Bee Colony Inspection, Mite Checks and Mite Treatments:

When: June 22, 2019 - 1:00pm
Where: Mann Lake Ltd. - Wilkes-Barre, PA

What: This class will give the beekeeper a solid overview on how to conduct a thorough inspection of the hive to assess the overall health of the colony and to assure that it is “queen right”. Potential concerns will be discussed as well as advice on how to deal with them.

Instructions will be given as to how to conduct mite checks to assess Varroa Mite numbers, followed by a discussion of various mite treatments and how to use them.

How Much: Free! You must register to attend. To register, please call 877-829-4077 or click here to RSVP by email. Class size is limited to 40 participants.