Mecklenburg County (Charlotte)

Beginning Beekeeping Class

Begins: January 17, 2017 ( 9 weeks + Equipment Demo Day EXCEPT Mardi Gras and Valentines )
When: Tuesdays, 7-9 pm
Where: Providence Baptist Church
4921 Randolph Road, Charlotte, NC 28211
Cost: $80 per student, includes book and materials
Sponsor: Mecklenburg County Beekeepers
Additional Information: Each Student will be matched with an experienced local beekeeper for practical experience and apiary visits.

Class Topics:
Introduction to Beekeeping
Honey Bee Biology and Behavior
Beekeeping Equipment Alternatives
Equipment Demonstration Day
Establishing Your New Bee Hives
Controlling Varroa Mites
Hands-On Beekeeping Practices
Honey Bee Pests and DiseasesBeekeepers’s Annual Calendar
Class Review and Optional NCSBA Exam

Contact: Contact Gerry Mack at for more information and check out the FAQ page at

You MUST pre-register and complete PayPal to reserve a spot. We sell out every year so don’t delay