2017 ​Beekeeping for Beginners


With Imagine That Honey
Swanzey, NH – Saturdays 9:00am – Noon, or 1 to 4pm
March 11, April 8, May 13, June 10, July 8 & September 9
Group #2: June 18, July 23 & September 24

This complete series of classes will help guide you through the steps necessary to begin, keep and maintain healthy bees. Everyone participating in the course will receive introductory instruction and recommendations for starting your own apiary, and most importantly hands-on experience.  $35/Class – Please bring a veil, and dress appropriately.

Learn more about the Beekeeping for Beginners Series

“To Bee, or Not to Bee…” Workshop on April 16

“To bee, or not to bee…”
Stonewall Farm, 242 Chesterfield Road, Keene, NH
April 16, 2011,10:00am-Noon
An excellent activity for the entire family!

Discover answers to many of your beekeeping questions through hands-on instruction.

  • Won’t I get stung a lot?
  • Is this a hobby my entire family can enjoy?
  • What’s the best way to get started?
  • How often should I go into the hive?
  • What do I look for when I visit the bees?
  • Will I have honey to share with my friends?
  • What are the benefits of keeping bees?

Join us for an informative morning of questions, answers, and lively discussion. Presenters: Dean Turner & Jodi Forcier-Turner, Imagine That HONEY!

Brought to you by your community Localvores. Fee: $5 -$10 sliding scale. No one will be turned away for lack of funds. Fees go to Localvore education & scholarship programs.  Don’t forget to stop by the Keene Farmers’ Market, also at Stonewall Farm on Saturday 9a.m. – 2p.m.