Majestic View Nature Center 7030 Garrison St. Arvada, CO. 80004
This 3 part series is designed to build on the basic information presented in Introduction to Backyard Beekeeping. Each week will cover a different topic relating to beekeeping and include a visit to the observation area of Pioneer Farmsteaders’ bee yard for an up close look at the bees. Sign up in advance at Arvada.org/public-classes.
Part I. Getting to Know Bees, June 10 – Different varieties of honeybees and their strengths and weaknesses; types of hives; beekeeping techniques; life stages of the honeybee and the beekeeper’s role at each stage.