Beekeeping Workshop for Bee-ginners

Join us for a workshop geared to the general public who are interested in becoming a beekeeper!

  Queen Bee in front of honeycomb .
Saturday, December 9
3 to 5 pm

Potsdam, NY (RSVP for location) 

We will share with you all of the basics to get started -- and doing so now is very important if you wish to have bees next year!

Members of the Bee Discussion Group have created a community-led beginner beekeeping workshop - just for you! 
The Discussion Group is a separate event - an informal monthly get together held on the last Wednesday of each month - see our bee page for details:

Topics to be covered include:
Equipment and Gear
Bare Bones Essentials of keeping bees
Biology, Pests & Diseases
How to Start a Hive this Spring

Downtown Potsdam, NY 13676
Exact details, including directions, will be included in the RSVP Confirmation that is sent to all registered participants.


  • For this unique learning experience, a $22 general public, $40 couple/family of two, $10 student donation is requested for material costs, to cover overhead expenses and to benefit Local Living Venture non-profit workshop creation.  Scholarships are always available upon request.
Please note that our Presenters are generous volunteers, donating their time to support the Local Living Venture, making your donation a major means of support to our small community organization.
Due to limited space, you will need to register for this hands-on workshop in advance.  There may be a wait list (first-come, first served if there are cancellations), so please register soon! 

Send email to or call (315) 347-4223 to reserve a spot.
Please note the workshop name,  number in party, contact phone number(s) and email address when reserving.
Email confirmation with location, directions, and FAQ will be sent to all registrants within 24-48 hours.

"Bee" in touch and stay on the lookout for more in our series of beginner to advanced workshops.  Also, check out  "The BeeHive", our Resource Page!

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   T h e   L o c a l   L i v i n g  V e n t u r e
Sharing Knowledge from the Past  ~  Building Skills for the Future

Coordinating near-weekly Resourceful Living Skills Workshops, community events and information exchanges - sharing traditional rural and simple living skills for a healthy and capable community.
We collaborate in presenting these life-long learning events with generous community members who have skills and knowledge to share.

The Local Living Venture is coordinated entirely by volunteers.
With a small staff, and your support, we make big things happen!

Serious Fun * Delightful Education
Full Events Schedule

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 Local Living Venture
315. 347. 4223    *     PO Box 736  Canton, NY 13617

A 501(c)(3) community-based educational non-profit

December 9th, 2017 3:00 PM   through   3:00 PM
Potsdam, NY 13676
United States

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Phone: 315-347-4223
Mobile: 315-261-1926

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