2013 Spring Beginners Beekeeping Workshop

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2013 Spring Beginners Beekeeping Workshop
March 16 – 17, 2013

Class: Saturday, March 16th, from 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Location: Raleigh Police Club, 3500 Leonard Rd.
Knightdale/Raleigh, NC

Practical: Sunday, March 17th
1 p.m. – until all participants have tested
Location: Wake County Cooperative Center
4011 Carya Drive, Raleigh, NC 27610-2921
(Test location subject to change)

Please mail payment and all completed registration form(s) to:
Neil Woodcock, WCBA Treasurer
1520 Wescott Drive Raleigh, NC 27614

Testing will be offered for certification through the North Carolina Master Beekeeper Program. A written certified beekeeping test will be administered before the end of class on Saturday. A practical test where participants demonstrate hands-on experience in the hives will be offered on Sunday. Taking these tests is optional but highly encouraged. For additional information about the testing and certification process, please visit the North Carolina State Beekeeping Association website www.ncbeekeepers.org and look under “Master Beekeeper.”

Workshop cost: $50.00 / person, non refundable

The fee includes:

  • a copy of First Lessons in Beekeeping by Keith Delaplane
  • informational handouts
  • one year WCBA & NCSBA memberships
  • hot dog lunch (Saturday)
  • optional testing opportunities

Registration deadline: Monday, March 4, 2013