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Class Dates: March 6, 13, 20, & 27, 2020


Time: 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Classes:

  1. March 6:  Beekeeping Equipment
  2. March 13:  Managing your Beehive
  3. POSTPONED: March 20:  First Two Months as a Beekeeper
  4. POSTPONED: March 27:  Summer & Fall Management
  5. April 10: Members Meeting


Hands-on Field Day: June 6, 2020

Time: 10:00 am (Rain or Shine)
Where: Queen Right Colonies
43655 State Route 162, Spencer, Ohio 44275


Bonus Class: Fall Wrap, September 11, 2020
Time: 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm
Where: Life Church
1033 Elm Street
Grafton, OH  44044


Click here for Beginner Beekeeping Class Registration Form

Class 3 & 4 Beginner Beekeeping Videos


To re-watch the LCBA Class 3 - First 2 Months as a Beekeeper
https://youtu.be/Qw7SL3A2Kqw


To re-watch the LCBA Class 4 - Summer & Fall Management

https://youtu.be/F-aNhtRoMOk


Package Bee Installation

https://www.queenrightcolonies.com/2019/02/07/package-bee-installation/


Oxalic Acid treatment of a package before installation
https://www.queenrightcolonies.com/2019/04/05/oxalic-acid-treatment-of-package-bees/
 

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Below is the 2020 LCBA Mentors list, all current LCBA members who have agreed to help new beekeepers with their questions.  If they do not pick up, please leave a message for them to get back to you, just in case they do not recognize your phone number and think its spam.
 
2020 Mentoring List
Debbie Fyda                 Ashland                        419-651-0047
Corrie Marquis             Grafton                         440-567-7949
Bonnie Pierson            North Ridgeville           440-759-6045 cell
Joe Pristash                 Oberlin                          440-666-4374
Tom Roth                      Amherst                        440-988-2757
Richard Sprague          Sullivan                         440-591-9453
Dave Williams              Wakeman                     440-965-4170

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