ESSEX COUNTY BEEKEEPERS SOCIETY: 3-DAY SHORT COURSE ON BEEKEEPING

February 18, 2017
9:00am

ESSEX COUNTY BEEKEEPERS SOCIETY: 3-DAY SHORT COURSE ON BEEKEEPING
Saturdays, February 18 & 25; Field Day TBA 9am to 4pm
For adults and children ages 12 and older. This short course is appropriate for new beekeepers as well
as those who need a refresher. Participants will be taken through a full year of beekeeping, including the
purchasing and assembling of equipment, harvesting, extracting, bottling honey, and the basics of disease
and mite management. Scholarships for this course may be available for full-time students ages 12-22.
For more information or to register, visit www.njbeekeepers.org or contact Pat Gamsby at
BJORNLASS@AOL.COM or 973-396-8996. E-mail is the best means of contacting Pat. Meet in
Garibaldi Hall. Snow Date: March 4. Fee: $155 per person; includes NJBA membership in a chapter
of your choice, class materials, continental breakfast, and afternoon snack.