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Sun, May 19


The Mountain Retreat and Learning Center

Spring Honeybee Workshop 5/19/24

Learn how to get started keeping bees in your backyard or rooftop!

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Spring Honeybee Workshop 5/19/24
Spring Honeybee Workshop 5/19/24

Time & Location

May 19, 2024, 1:00 PM – 4:00 PM

The Mountain Retreat and Learning Center, 3872 Dillard Rd, Highlands, NC 28741, USA

About the Event


Spring Honeybee Workshop-   Saturday, May 19th  from 1pm-4pm

In this Spring Honeybee workshop, we will go over the basics of what you need to know to het started keeping bees in your backyard or rooftop.  We'll discuss honey bee biology and behavior and larn what honeybee stewardship entails.  We also will go over additional pollinators in our region and identify different types of plants that best support honey bees as well as give aid to migratory pollinator specias on their long journeys.

We do have a few bee suits but if you have a bee suit, please bring with you to allow more folds an in-depth experience.

What to bring: water bottle, comfortable walking shoes, and dress for the weather.  EPI pen if you are allergic to bee's

Rain Policy:

All of our events have indoor rain plans as backups in case of adverse weather. Please dress accordingly and bring rain gear if the forecast looks to be really wet!

Refund Policy:

If you must cancel your reservation to one of our events then please let us know, at the latest, 48 hours before the scheduled time. If an unexpected emergency occurs then please let us know ASAP. For both options we can offer you the opportunity to attend a future event or receive your money back.

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