Canceled-Bee Series

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*Due to the coronavirus , this series has been canceled.*

Starting this April, N.C. Cooperative Extension, Currituck County Center, in partnership with the Beekeepers of the Albermarle, will bee conducting an un-bee-lievable new series: Bees! Bee-ginning on April 9, 2020, with “Basics,” we’ll cover how to get started raising bees, where to buy them, laws and regulation, tools and more! Then, on June 11 we’ll cover “Maintenance.” Topics will range from splitting colonies to dealing with diseases to general upkeep. Our last class, “Harvest,” will be on September 10. This class will cover honey harvest and tips for preparing hives for the winter. Each class will be held at the N.C. Cooperative Extension of Currituck County office from 9–11 a.m.

beekeeper in white suit with tray of bees

Now that you’re buzzing with excitement, and bee-yond tired of our bee puns, sign up for our bee series at You can sign up for all three, or just one, but make sure to sign up quickly as seats are limited!

If you have questions about the class, or if you need accommodations for persons with disabilities please contact Adam Formella at 252-232-2262 or email no later than five business days before the event.