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Event Series Event Series: 2023 New Beekeepers Course

2023 New Beekeepers Course – Session 4

3 April 2023 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

The 2023 New Beekeepers Course will give new and aspiring beekeepers a good working knowledge of both the theory and practice of beekeeping.

Before booking we recommend that you read our page about some key considerations you must think about before you start.

The theory part of the course will consist of a series of 6 sessions covering:

    • the colony
    • equipment
    • the beekeeping year
    • swarms
    • keeping bees healthy
    • hive products
    • “getting started”

The course will start on Monday 13 March 2023 at 7:30pm in the Church of the Good Shepherd, Southcourt, Aylesbury; with the final theory session on Monday 24 April 2023.

This will be followed by a series of regular practical sessions starting in May and running until the end of July 2023. These are held at our Teaching Apiary near Aylesbury.

These sessions will provide you with the opportunity to handle bees under the guidance of an experienced beekeeper and you should aim to attend at least three of them. You will be able to book dates for the practical sessions once the theory part of the course has started.


3 April 2023
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Church of the Good Shepherd
Church of the Good Shepherd
Aylesbury, Bucks HP21 8NH United Kingdom
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