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.

January Class Schedule

Beginning Beekeeping

Beginning Beekeeping: Getting a good start

When: January 20, 2018 - 10:00am
Where: Mann Lake Ltd. - Wilkes-Barre, PA

What: We will go over how to setup your apiary, installation of your package and releasing your queen.  The first 13 days after installing your bees are covered to help you get started and be successful.

How Much: Free! You must register to attend. To register, please call 218-675-6784 or click here to RSVP by email. Class size is limited.

Splitsville

Splitsville: Splitting Over-wintered Colonies to Replace Winter Losses

When: January 20, 2018 - 1:00pm
Where: Mann Lake Ltd. - Wilkes-Bare, PA

Details: This class will cover the concept of splitting your hives and will go over the methods and timing for it.

Note: Protective beekeeping clothing must be worn for this class and is not provided by Mann Lake.

Cost: FREE

Class sizes limited to 15. You must register to attend.

To register, please call 218-675-6784 or click here to register by email.

February Class Schedule

Spring Is Coming

Spring Is Coming: Getting your overwintered hives ready for spring

When: February 24, 2018 - 10:00am
Where: Mann Lake Ltd. - Wilkes-Barre, PA

What: We will cover bringing your hives into spring after they winter over.  Discussion on preparation for possible splits and increasing your hives. Treatment and feeding tips will also be covered.  

How Much: Free! You must register to attend. To register, please call 218-675-6784 or click here to RSVP by email. Class size is limited.

Splitsville

Splitsville: Splitting Over-wintered Colonies to Replace Winter Losses

When: February 24, 2018 - 1:00pm
Where: Mann Lake Ltd. - Wilkes-Bare, PA

Details: This class will cover the concept of splitting your hives and will go over the methods and timing for it.

Note: Protective beekeeping clothing must be worn for this class and is not provided by Mann Lake.

Cost: FREE

Class sizes limited to 15. You must register to attend.

To register, please call 218-675-6784 or click here to register by email.