This fascinating class makes a unique gift for those in your life who already have everything they need or for those who would love to get started producing honey and saving bees. Learn all you need to know to begin keeping bees in our 1-day, 7 hour class. It is taught by experienced beekeepers who will guide you through the thrilling opportunity of going into a beeyard and working in live beehives (protective gear provided for use) as well as ample classroom teaching time. This class covers basic functions of the hive, an overview of all the types of bees present in the hive, how bees work, necessary equipment, identification and treatment of bee diseases and pests, hive management, honey production, how to raise healthy bees, and much more, including lunch! This bargain-priced class will fill up quickly so make your reservation soon! We look forward to seeing you in February!