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Introduction to Beekeeping

June 4, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Sunday, June 4, 2:00 PM – 3:30 PM
Veterans Healing Farm, Hendersonville, NC
Cost: $10 suggested donation to Veterans Healing Farm
Limited parking: Please RSVP by emailing
Audience: Middle school age to adults
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Presented by Henderson County Beekeepers Association/Hendersonville Bee City USA, Organic Growers School and Veterans Healing Farm

This informative program on how to get started in beekeeping will be presented by experienced local beekeepers from the Henderson County Beekeepers Association. Topics will include basic bee biology and terminology, equipment and investment, how to get bees, beekeeper responsibilities, producing local honey, benefits of joining a bee club, and more.

Henderson County Beekeepers Association provides educational programming for beekeepers and wannabeekeepers year round. The Mission of the Veteran’s Healing Farm is to support veterans and caregivers by providing access to fresh produce, farm activities, and seminars on holistic health and sustainability.

Directions to Veterans Healing Farm: From Pardee Hospital travel west on HWY 64 for approximately 3 miles. Turn left on Yale Rd. Park on the right-hand side of Yale Rd. near the line of Leyland cypress trees. Lost? Call Nicole at 704-928-6949.


June 4, 2017
2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
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