KBA’s Bee School has been a huge success and we are looking forward to the new year! Bee School is held at the Sugar River Valley Technical Center at the Newport, NH Middle High School. Sessions are held over the winter while the bees are resting ahead of Spring, allowing plenty of time for new beekeepers to obtain the information and equipment they will need to get started.
January 27th, February 3rd, 10th, 17th, & 24th
Sessions are held on Saturday mornings from 9:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
- The Colony and Its Organization
- Beekeeping Equipment
- Starting with Bees
- Pollination, Honeybee Habitat and Forage
- Colony Management
- Pests & Disease (Managing Maladies)
- Honey Production and Processing
- First Year Beekeeper Experiences
- Other Sessions from Experienced Beekeepers
The cost is $80 for an individual or family and includes all 5 classes, the textbook and a one year membership to KBA which includes access to the club apiary, mentorships, hands-on workshops. meetings, club library, guest speakers, newsletters and more.
We are pleased to announce the 2024 KBA Bee School Scholarship Program!
We are excited to be back with “Live Classes”. The enthusiasm and buzzing energy at these classes is very catchy. This is a great way to spend a Saturday morning this coming winter and learn about keeping honeybees. For more information please email firstname.lastname@example.org