Classroom Sessions

2018 Beekeeping Classes

Begining Beekeeping 
Sunday January 28, 1:00 - 5:00 pm 
This is for those interested in becoming a beekeeper. We will discuss the upfront costs, required/suggested equipment and sources for purchasing equipment and bees. All that is required is an interest to learn, an open mind, pen, and paper. Class fee will be $25 per person including a nonrefundable $5 per person registration.

Please click on the Shop tab to take you to our webstore to reserve your spot.

Our Lady of the Road
744 S Main St.
South Bend, Indiana 46601
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Custom Private Sessions available upon request starting at $35 per hour. Please inquire by email or phone here

Hands on Sessions in the Apiary
(Times and Locations tba)

  • Opening your hive in the spring 
  • Loading a new hive 
  • First check of your hew hive 
  • Summer hive checks
  • Harvesting from your hive
  • Getting your hive ready for winter