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Courses & Events Calendar

New items are regularly being added to this page — so check back often!

Further details regarding each course (e.g. begin and end times) will be shown to you after you click 'Register' and are taken to the course's sign-up page.

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Due to COVID-19 and government recommendations, all Beginner Beekeeping Courses and Meet the Beekeepers sessions will be offered online.

  • Beekeeping Courses will be offered through ZOOM, a videoconferencing app. All courses are live and interactive. You can still ask questions and learn everything you need to know this beekeeping season. Our beekeeping season is about to get underway, and are here to get you off the ground with the information you need. If you have any questions, please contact us by email.
  • Meet The Beekeeper Live Streaming every Monday at 8 PM. You can’t come to us, so we are bringing our sessions to you! Join us to learn about the beekeeping season from our experts. These sessions are live and interactive. So find a cozy spot, have a beverage and bring your questions! You will still need to register, but it is free! You can also contact us anytime with your beekeeping questions, please email us or call 587-881-0244.

Two-Day City-Approved Beekeeping Course Parts 1 & 2
Edmonton
Saturday, January 11 and Sunday, January 12, 2020

Two-Day City-Approved Beekeeping Course Parts 1 & 2
Edmonton
Saturday, February 8 and Sunday, February 9, 2020

Alberta Beekeeping
One-day Beginner and Refresh Course
Edmonton Area
Saturday, February 22, 2020

Two-Day City-Approved Beekeeping Course Parts 1 & 2
Edmonton
Saturday, March 14 and Sunday, March 15, 2020

*Rescheduled to April 18 & 19*

Anyone who signed up for this course will be automatically enrolled in the April 18 & 19 course.

Alberta Beekeeping
One-day Beginner and Refresh Course
Edmonton Area
Saturday, March 28, 2020

*To be offered online*

Details will be provided by email prior to the course date.

Meet the Beekeeper
Opening an Overwintered Hive
Sherwood Park
Saturday, April 4, 2020

Live-Streamed

Meet the Beekeeper
Opening an Overwintered Hive
Sherwood Park
Monday, April 13, 2020 at 8:00pm

Live-Streamed

Two-Day City-Approved Beekeeping Course Parts 1 & 2
Edmonton
Saturday, April 18 and Sunday, April 19, 2020

*To be offered online*

Details will be provided by email prior to the course date.

Meet the Beekeeper
Spring Feeding and Stimulation
Sherwood Park
Monday, April 20, 2020 at 8:00pm

Live-Streamed

Meet the Beekeeper
Spring Feeding and Stimulation
Sherwood Park
Monday, April 27, 2020 at 8:00pm

Live-Streamed

Alberta Beekeeping
One-day Beginner and Refresh Course
Edmonton Area
Sunday, April 26, 2020

*To be offered online*

Details will be provided by email prior to the course date.

Two-Day City-Approved Beekeeping Course Parts 1 & 2
Edmonton
Saturday, May 9 and Sunday, May 10, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Testing for Mite Levels and Treatment Options
Sherwood Park
Saturday, May 9, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Setting Up New Colonies from Nucs
Sherwood Park
Saturday, May 16, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Splitting Your Hive to Make Two Hives - As a necessary management tool - not just a good idea
Sherwood Park
Saturday, May 23, 2020

Alberta Beekeeping
One-day Beginner and Refresh Course
Edmonton Area
Sunday, May 24, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
2020 Nucs - Managing their Stimulation and Growth
Sherwood Park
Saturday, May 30, 2020

Two-Day City-Approved Beekeeping Course Parts 1 & 2
Edmonton
Saturday, June 6 and Sunday, June 7, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Growing Your Hive - Four weeks to "the flow"
Sherwood Park
Saturday, June 6, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Growing Your Hive - Two weeks to "the flow"
Sherwood Park
Saturday, June 13, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Growing Your Hive - One week to "the flow"
Sherwood Park
Saturday, June 20, 2020

Alberta Beekeeping
One-day Beginner and Refresh Course
Edmonton Area
Sunday, June 21, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
The Main Honey Flow - How should your hive look?
Sherwood Park
Saturday, July 4, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Adding More Boxes for More Honey
Sherwood Park
Saturday, July 11, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Managing Your Bees During the Honey Flow
Sherwood Park
Saturday, July 18, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
First "Pull" Honey
Sherwood Park
Saturday, July 25, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Final Supers On for the Balance of the Main Crop
Sherwood Park
Saturday, August 8, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Taking Honey Away and Preparing Bees for Winter
Sherwood Park
Saturday, August 15, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Final Honey Removal
Sherwood Park
Saturday, August 22, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Queen Evaluation - Should you re-queen your hive for winter?
Sherwood Park
Saturday, August 29, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Pollen and Syrup Feeding - Why and how much?
Sherwood Park
Saturday, September 12, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Mite Load Checks and Treatment
Sherwood Park
Saturday, September 19, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Cluster Size and Queen Performance for Winter
Sherwood Park
Saturday, September 26, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Hive Wrapping and Hive Weight
Sherwood Park
Saturday, October 3, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Hive Wrapping
Sherwood Park
Saturday, October 10, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Final Meeting the Beekeeper Field Day
Sherwood Park
Saturday, October 17, 2020

Meet the Beekeeper
Last 'Meet the Beekeeper' of the Season
Join us for a BBQ and some free prize draws – Event to be held at the Hiveworld Store – 5418 136 Ave. Edmonton
Saturday, October 24, 2020