Have you ever considered becoming a beekeeper? Would you like to find out more about bees and beekeeping?
Romford Beekeepers is running a beekeeping taster session (download details below) on Sunday 8th August 2021 between 12:00pm and 4:00pm.
Tickets are only £20 and FREE for CHILDREN 12-16 (each child must be accompanied by a paying adult). Download the poster for full details.
If you’ve thought of learning more about bees and beekeeping, our taster session will introduce you to:
• honey bees, bumble bees, solitary bees, wasps;
• types of beehives, hive components;
• managing bees: essentials: basic tools, protective clothing;
• how to get started in beekeeping.
The session includes a live hive demonstration giving you the opportunity to get close up and acquainted with the bees (protective jacket & veil provided).
If you can’t make 8th September, and you would like to know more about becoming a beekeeper, your local division will be able to help you with this.
Theory courses normally run outside of the summer months, while practical courses are normally held in early summer.