2016 BeeKeeping Series

Wickiup Hill Learning Center, Linn County

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Approximately one third of all the food Americans eat is directly or indirectly derived from honey
bee pollination. Over the last 25 years there has been a dramatic decrease in our bee population.
We invite you to Bee a Part of the solution, 95% of beekeepers in the United States are hobbyist
working to keep our bees healthy and enjoying the many benefits they offer.
Join us for this eight session series designed for individuals serious about becoming a beekeeper.
This series will walk participants through the annual cycle of beekeeping from establishing a hive to harvesting the honey produced. This is an in-depth, hands-on, total immersive learning experience. Classes will be held at the Wickiup Hill Learning Center and students will have the opportunity to take a look into and work the hives at this location. 
Cost: $150. Fee covers: You and spouse/friend to attend classes, informational handouts, Beekeeping handbook (one per couple), support
website/phone line and if necessary hive inspection by an instructor. Bee Together with your family, children under 18 may attend free with an
enrolled parent*. This program is a comprehensive beginning beekeeping class. Bee Pick Up: if ordered through class is a late date in April-TBD
*Some restrictions apply.

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What

2016 BeeKeeping Series

When

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Where

Wickiup Hill Learning Center
10260 Morris Hills Rd
Toddville, IA 52341
319-721-3493 or honeybeeclasses@gmail.com
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