Introduction to Beekeeping

Description

Course schedule subject to change for in-person offerings.

Students will receive instruction on how to become a beekeeper in the High Country. Topics will include honeybee anatomy, hive construction and placement, types of honeybees, beekeeping tools, how to obtain and install bees, pests and diseases, hive management, and honey production. 

***All in person course registration is limited to maintain proper social distancing. All participants will be required to follow Appalachian State's "Return to Campus" protocols which includes always wearing a mask while indoors. In the event that Appalachian State University classes move fully online, all in person Craft Enrichment courses will be cancelled and participants will be provided a prorated refund. 

Location/Directions

730 Rivers Street

Room 313 Edwin Duncan Hall

After 5:00 parking is free in the open lots. Turn into the Peacock Lot and turn right toward the Appal Cart Bus station and Octagon Buidling. Enter under the Octagon and take the stairs to the top floor.  Go through double doors and look for room 313. 

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Beekeeping
Details
Instructor(s): 
Enrollment: 
12
Date: 
Tuesday, April 6, 2021 to Thursday, April 22, 2021
Time: 
Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6:00-9:00pm
Delivery Method: 
In Person
Location: 
Edwin Duncan 313
Cost: 
$125 (Includes "Beekeeping For Dummies" 5th Edition)
Category: 
Registration

Registration Information

PLEASE NOTE: Most classes meet over multiple weeks. Registration for each class is open until the class fills or until2 days before the class begins, whichever comes first. If you miss the registration for this session we hope you will consider taking this class the next time it is offered. Please contact Marissa Winkler at winklerml@appstate.edu to be added to the mailing list if you would like to be notified when new classes are offered.

If you experience problems completing the registration, contact Marissa Winkler at 828-262-2930 or email  winklerml@appstate.edu.

If you need accommodations due to a disability, contact the Office of Disability Services at least two weeks prior to the beginning of your Craft Enrichment class. (828) 262-3056 ods.appstate.edu

Cancellation Policy: You may cancel a craft class up to two weeks before the class begins, with a $30 cancellation fee assessed. No refunds are allowed within two weeks of the start date, nor after the class begins.

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