Beekeeping Taster CourseDiscover the wonderful world of bees with local beekeeper Chris Broad
BEEKEEPING TASTER COURSE
Event date: 7th July
Event times: 10am - 1pm
Event price: £30 per person, includes tea or coffee and shortbread
Event location: Meet in the restaurant
This fascinating course, by local beekeeper Chris Broad, will help you discover the wonderful world of bees.
The 3 hour sessions will introduce details of costs, time commitments, hive locations and advice. Includes 1 hour theory in the Restaurant (tea/coffee and shortbread will be provided) and 2 hours practical with the bee hives in the Riverside Gardens. Tickets available in-store or online by clicking the link below. Booking in advance essential.
Checklist of things to bring to the course:
A protective beekeeping suit (One will be provided if you don't have one)
Outdoor footwear, ideally boots that the beekeepers suit can be tucked into
Rubber gloves (Marigold-type) in your size
There is a small risk of being stung on the hand and part of the session will cover how to minimize the risk of stings. However, the session is not suitable for anybody with a known allergy to bee stings.
Please meet in the Restaurant to start promptly at 10:00am
Download helpful guide to the course here.