Class Schedule

2018 Classes and Events at Bee Friendly Austin Apiary in SW Austin

 

Saturday, February  10, 2018: 1pm-5pm – Bee Friendly Austin OPEN HOUSE

Apiary Tours; Beekeeper Q & A; New & Used Beekeeping Equipment for Sale; Book Signing; Honey & Mead tasting; Learn about your county’s Beekeeping AG Exemptions; and more…


Beekeeping 101

Sunday February 4th: 2-5pm – Beekeeping 101 ~ $60 per person

Tuesday February 6th: 7-10pm – Beekeeping 101 ~ $60 per person

Saturday March 3rd: 10-1am – Beekeeping 101 ~ $60 per person

Tuesday March 20th: 7-10pm – Beekeeping 101 ~ $60 per person

CLASS 1 teaches you how to get ready to become a beekeeper, what kind of hive you want, where to put the bees, what you need to get started, discusses AG exemptions, bee biology, and more!


Beekeeping 201 Hands-on Beekeeping

Saturday March 24th – Class 2 – 1:00pm-5:00pm – Hands on in the Apiary – $150 per person (must have already taken class 1 or a beekeeping 101 class) – Tanya & Chuck

*Class date is dependent on weather for bees, must be over 65 degrees and under 95 degrees. – Taught by Tanya Phillips & Chuck Reburn (as needed to keep low ratio of students to instructors


Instructors:

Tanya Phillips, Master Beekeeper and Author of Beginning Beekeeping, Everything You Need to Make Your Hive Thrive!

Chuck Reburn, Master Beekeeper & Meade Making Instructor

Les Crowder, Treatment-Free Beekeeper and Author of Top Bar Hive Beekeeping

Nathalie Biggie-Misserey, Apprentice Beekeeper & President of Hays County Beekeepers Association


All classes are taught in SW Austin at our home office, plenty of free parking. Air conditioned/heated classroom and outdoor bee yard. Address: 9874 Wier Loop Circle; Austin, TX 78736 better business cards