Mecklenburg County (Charlotte)

Beekeeping School 2014

Begins: January 14  (through March 11)
When: Tuesdays, 7:00 – 9:00 PM
Where: Providence United Methodist Church
2810 Providence Rd, Charlotte, NC  28211
Corner of Providence Rd. & Sharon Amity
Cost: $70 per person.  Children are welcome and must be registered and accompanied by a registered parent.
Sponsor: Mecklenburg County Beekeepers
Additional Information: Who Should Attend:

  • Beginners interested in starting your own hive
  • Anyone interested in honeybees and their role in our environment
  • Established beekeepers who want to learn more

What’s Included:

  • Textbook
  • 9 evening classes
  • Weekend bee yard event
  • Goodie Bag and door prizes
  • Equipment catalogs
  • Mentoring with experienced beekeepers to get “hands on” experience
  • One year membership in the Mecklenburg County Beekeepers Association
    and the NC State Beekeepers Association
  • A lot of interaction with people who are enthusiastic about beekeeping
Contact: Online
Registration and Mail-in Form

Pre-registration is required and registration is limited.
Questions: meckbeeschool@gmail.com or 704.563.5636