Beekeeping for Beginners

Sponsored by Drumlin Farm


5 classes (show schedule)
Tue, Feb 26, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue, Mar 05, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue, Mar 12, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue, Mar 19, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tue, Mar 26, 2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary, Lincoln, MA


Mel Gadd - Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary Beekeeper






Nonmembers can join today during checkout and take immediate advantage of member prices.

This five-session class provides an overview of backyard beekeeping and will cover everything you need to get started in this fascinating and productive hobby. Topics include a brief history of beekeeping, bee biology, basics of beekeeping, locating hives, acquiring bees, and beekeeping resources. We will cover all aspects of starting hives and hive management. Whether you are just interested in knowing more about bees or you'd like to harvest your own honey by the fall, this is the class for you.

Open to age 12 or older with an adult. Fee applies to all participants.

Registration is required.
Register by mail: program registration form (PDF 66K)
For your own security, DO NOT send credit card information via email.

For more information, contact:

208 South Great Road
Lincoln, MA 01773