July – Beekeeping – Prepping colonies for Winter at The Bee Store

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July – Beekeeping – Prepping colonies for Winter at The Bee Store

July 28, 2019 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Course summary – This class will help the beekeeper understand the steps needed to better prepare the honeybee colony for winter. Topics include arranging colonies to overwinter, feeding, preparation of winter additions, making fondant, combinations, and late season mite treatments.

  • What: Beekeeping – Prepping colonies for Winter at The Bee Store
  • WhenJuly 28, 2019 – 5:00PM to 8:30PM
  • Where: The Bee Store LLC, 2230 D Tacketts Mill Dr, Lake Ridge, VA 22192
  • How Much: $20
  • How Many: 15 “to-bee” beekeepers

We’re limiting this awesome class to only 15 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.


July 28, 2019
5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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The Bee Store
(571) 398-0404
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The Bee Store
2230 Tacketts Mill Dr., Suite D,
Lake Ridge, 22192 United States
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(571) 398-0404
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