Introduction to Beekeeping

DCBA values educating the community. Each year we offer an introductory course where you will be:

  • Invited to join our beekeeping community who values sharing information with each other.
  • Invited to participate in DCBA apiary workdays.
  • Assisted in deciding if you want to become a beekeeper.
  • Prepared to set up a colony of bees.
  • Supported by local beekeepers if you set up a colony.
  • Prepared to get a hive through their first winter.
  • Prepared for the Certification Exams of the North Carolina State Beekeepers Association’s Certification

DCBA is offering Bee School 2024 – in-person, Tuesday evenings, 6:45-8:15 PM.   

January 16th – March 19th
Tuesdays, 6:45PM
Location: Durham Co. Cooperative Extension
721 Foster St, Durham, NC 27701
Total Cost: $65

Signup for Bee School

In-Person Class

  • January 16th – March 19th
  • Tuesdays, 6:45 PM
  • Location: Durham County Cooperative Extension
    721 Foster St, Durham, NC 27701
  • Total Cost: $65
 

Schedule Conflict?

If our class doesn’t fit your schedule, check out these opportunities from other chapters of the NC Beekeepers Association:
NCSBA – Bee Schools

Courses/Bee Schools