Feb
22
8:30 AM08:30

Short Course First Day 2020

Course Description: For adults and children ages 12 and older. This short course is appropriate for new beekeepers as well as those who need a refresher. It fulfills the legal requirements of the State of NJ for beekeeper education.

Basic Beekeeping is presented by the Essex County Beekeepers Society, a branch of the New Jersey Beekeepers Association (NJBA). The class will cover everything beginning beekeepers need to know, from purchasing equipment to harvesting honey and the basics of disease and mite management. The third day of class will be a hands-on Field Day, to be held one Saturday in April 2020 at various area apiaries.

For more information contact registrar Pat Gamsby at BJORNLASS@aol.com (preferred) or at (973) 960-2997. Register online at http://bit.ly/ECBS-Course-2019. Meet in Garibaldi Hall. Snow Date: Saturday March 7.

Tuition: $130 includes class materials, continental breakfast, and afternoon snack.

Head instructor/coordinator: EAS Master Beekeeper Landi Simone.

Registration: Link

Special Notes: The date of the field section is yet to be determined and will be posted once dates have been finalized.

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Feb
29
8:30 AM08:30

Short Course Second Day 2020

Course Description: For adults and children ages 12 and older. This short course is appropriate for new beekeepers as well as those who need a refresher. It fulfills the legal requirements of the State of NJ for beekeeper education.

Basic Beekeeping is presented by the Essex County Beekeepers Society, a branch of the New Jersey Beekeepers Association (NJBA). The class will cover everything beginning beekeepers need to know, from purchasing equipment to harvesting honey and the basics of disease and mite management. The third day of class will be a hands-on Field Day, to be held one Saturday in April 2020 at various area apiaries.

For more information contact registrar Pat Gamsby at BJORNLASS@aol.com (preferred) or at (973) 960-2997. Register online at http://bit.ly/ECBS-Course-2019. Meet in Garibaldi Hall. Snow Date: Saturday March 7.

Tuition: $130 includes class materials, continental breakfast, and afternoon snack.

Head instructor/coordinator: EAS Master Beekeeper Landi Simone.

Registration: Link

Special Notes: The date of the field section is yet to be determined and will be posted once dates have been finalized.

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Feb
23
8:30 AM08:30

Short Course Second Day 2019

Course Description: “Basic Beekeeping: A Three-Day Short Course” will be held on Saturdays, February 16 & 23, 2019 from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm at Garibaldi Hall, Essex County Environmental Center, 621B Eagle Rock Avenue, Roseland, NJ 07068.The classroom snow date is March 2, 2019. The third day of class will be a hands-on Field Day, to be held in April 2019 at various area apiaries.

Basic Beekeeping is presented by the Essex County Beekeepers Society, a branch of the New Jersey Beekeepers Association (NJBA), with head instructor/coordinator Master Beekeeper Landi Simone. The class will cover everything beginning beekeepers need to know, from purchasing equipment to harvesting honey. The basics of disease and mite management will also be covered. The course fee for those who are not currently members of an NJBA branch is $155 per person, which includes NJBA membership in a branch of your choice, class materials, continental breakfast, and afternoon snack. The fee for NJBA members is $130. Scholarships for this course are available for full-time students ages 12-22.

Teachers: Landi Simone and Grant Stiles

Registration: Link

Special Notes: The date of the field section is yet to be determined and will be posted once dates have been finalized.

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Feb
16
8:30 AM08:30

Short Course First Day 2019

Course Description: “Basic Beekeeping: A Three-Day Short Course” will be held on Saturdays, February 16 & 23, 2019 from 8:30 am to 4:00 pm at Garibaldi Hall, Essex County Environmental Center, 621B Eagle Rock Avenue, Roseland, NJ 07068.The classroom snow date is March 2, 2019. The third day of class will be a hands-on Field Day, to be held in April 2019 at various area apiaries.

Basic Beekeeping is presented by the Essex County Beekeepers Society, a branch of the New Jersey Beekeepers Association (NJBA), with head instructor/coordinator Master Beekeeper Landi Simone. The class will cover everything beginning beekeepers need to know, from purchasing equipment to harvesting honey. The basics of disease and mite management will also be covered. The course fee for those who are not currently members of an NJBA branch is $155 per person, which includes NJBA membership in a branch of your choice, class materials, continental breakfast, and afternoon snack. The fee for NJBA members is $130. Scholarships for this course are available for full-time students ages 12-22.

Teachers: Landi Simone and Grant Stiles

Registration: Link

Special Notes: The date of the field section is yet to be determined and will be posted once dates have been finalized.

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