Classes/Tours

OPEN HOUSE – Apiary Tour for FATHER’s DAY  (just come by, see the bees, taste honey, etc. ANY TIME between 1:00pm and 5:00pm. 🙂

Sunday, June 17th, 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…


2018 Classes at Bee Friendly Austin Apiary in SW Austin

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Class 1: Beekeeping 101

Saturday June 9th : 9am-1pm – 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!


Class 2: Beekeeping 201 Hands-on Beekeeping  (must have already taken class 1 or a beekeeping 101 class)

 

TBD – It’s already getting REALLY HOT to be in a bee suit for 3 hours!

*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