Beginning Beekeeping

Schedule and Location

Four Tuesdays, September 17 through October 8, 2019, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.
Cudahy Room, Administration

Registration will open May 21, 2019.

Fees and Registration

$95.00 member
$109.00 nonmember
(Fees include admission to the Arboretum)

ONLINE: REGISTER NOW
BY PHONE: 630-719-2468 (Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)

Course Description

Marge Trocki has been a beekeeper since 2008 managing apiaries in several counties and is a certified Master Beekeeper through the University of Montana. She currently serves on the Board of the Will County Beekeepers and enjoys teaching and speaking about bees and beekeeping to a variety of audiences.

Course number

N158

Instructor

Marge Trocki, beekeeper

Marge Trocki has been a beekeeper since 2008, managing several bee yards of her own. She has worked as a Naturalist at the Lyman Woods Nature Center since 2007, and now manages their apiary, along with teaching and speaking about bees and beekeeping to a variety of audiences.

Course Details

Notes: Held indoors. Limit 20
Recommended text: The recommended text, The Backyard Beekeeper:  An Absolute Beginner’s Guide to Keeping Bees in Your Yard & Garden, is available in the Arboretum Store.

Beginning Beekeeping