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

Time: 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

  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

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


Package Bee Installation


Oxalic Acid treatment of a package before installation


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

Beginners Beekeeping Class Presentations

25th Annual  Beginners Beekeeping Class