Duration: 3 hours; $150; Dare to live on the wild side? Then come take this hands-on beginner beekeeping class, where you'll learn all the fundamentals of basic, backyard beekeeping from a local experienced beekeeper! Through discussion and hands-on instruction, you will learn about the infrastructure of a working hive, the production of honey and pollen, and the protection of the beloved Queen. Begin with a lecture where you will begin to understand why bees are so important to local agriculture, as well as how easy it can be to set up and care for your very own hive. Then, suit up to look like a real beekeeper and enter the apiary to get hands-on experience! And the sweetest part of the class has yet to come: End your day tasting SF Honey & Pollen Co.'s artesian, microclimate honeys and pollen, all locally harvested from the Bay Area. What are you waiting for? Become the bees-knees and sign-up today!
Live on the wild side and take this hands-on beginner beekeeping class
Learn all the fundamentals of basic, backyard beekeeping from a local experienced beekeeper
See the infrastructure of a working hive, the production of honey and pollen, and the beloved Queen
Suit up and gain a real-world hands-on experience at an actual apiary
All participants between the ages of 10 and 14 years old must be accompanied by an adult, and a waiver form must be signed by the adult upon arrival. Children under 10 are not allowed. Class may be cancelled due to bad weather. In case of cancellation, buyer will be notified and asked to reschedule based on availability.
Cancellation Policy; There are no refunds; all sales are final. However, you may reschedule, subject to availability, if notice is provided at least 24 hours in advance.