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February – Beginning Beekeeping Class – Anatomy and Colony Dynamics
February 9 @ 5:00 pm - 8:30 pm$20
Welcome to Beekeeping 101, the first class in the series! This class will cover honeybee anatomy, colony dynamics, honeybee roles in the hive, setting up your apiary, and a brief history of beekeeping. Consider this class the foundation from which the series builds upon. Attendees should bring note-taking materials.
- What: Beekeeping – Anatomy and colony dynamics at The Bee Store
- When: February 9, 2020 – 5:00PM to 8:30PM
- Where: The Bee Store LLC, 2230 D Tacketts Mill Dr, Lake Ridge, VA 22192
- How Much: $20
- How Many: 20 “to-bee” beekeepers
We’re limiting this awesome class to only 20 seats, so sign up ASAP and jump into the wild, wonderful, and sticky world of beekeeping in Northern Virginia! Taught by The Bee Store owner, John Klapperich, you’re sure to learn a lot from this seasoned beekeeper and founder of the local honey, Sweet Sophia.
Location: The Bee Store LLC is located in the Tackett’s Mill Shopping center on the lakeside – so if you see a Safeway and a PetValu, come around back. There’s plenty of parking and a scenic lake nearby and plenty of local shops to explore. We’re located just off I95 near up the road from Occoquan, Virginia.