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Backyard Beekeeping

April 24 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 11:00 am on Saturday, repeating until April 24, 2021

Have you heard the buzz? Backyard Beekeeping classes are coming to the sanctuary! Join Peter Ferreira, certified master beekeeper, to learn
the time-honored tradition of keeping and caring for bees. Sanctuary classes introduce beekeeping to adults and children (12 and older and must be accompanied by an adult) in order to support and improve the environment for honey bees, wild bees, and other pollinators.

Reserve your spot now to begin your beekeeping adventure! Space is limited to 12 registrants per class.  All classes are non-refundable.  In the event of inclement weather, rain dates have been set aside as July 24th and October 23rd.  Classes are not recommended for anyone with bee allergies.

Individual classes will be offered for $50 per class based on availability starting April 12th.

Registration fees are non-refundable.


Cost: $100
April 10 from 9:30-12:30pm (via Zoom);
April 24 from 11am-1pm (at the sanctuary)
Description: If you’re thinking about starting a backyard beehive or are just curious about what’s involved with keeping bees, then this is
the introductory class for you! Learn the 101 on how honey bees live, hive designs, and how to set up your first beehive.


April 24
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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Catherine Violet Hubbard Animal Sanctuary
Old Farm Road
Newtown, CT United States
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