Loading Events
Find Events

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

May 2018

In-Hive Demonstration

May 8, 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm CDT
U of M Demo Hives, 1634 Gortner Ave.
St. Paul, MN United States
+ Google Map

Gary Reuter and Ana Heck will demonstrate how to make a divide. And they will look at the packages that were hived last month. The demonstration will be held at the bee yard behind the Bee Lab (1634 Gortner, St. Paul, MN) at 6pm, before the regular MHBA meeting. All members are welcome to attend. If you plan to attend: Bring your protective equipment. A bee veil is required. Veils will NOT be provided, and you will NOT be admitted…

Find out more »

May Member Meeting

May 8, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CDT
Ruttan Hall – Room B45, 1994 Buford Avenue
St. Paul, MN 55108 United States
+ Google Map

After the hands-on demonstration at University hives, you can snack on pizza back at B-45 Ruttan Hall. There will also be a member Show & Share. If you plan to show something, please email Terry [email protected] by May 6th and let her know what you will be bringing so she can make an agenda for the meeting. Please limit your show and share to a maximum of 5 minutes.

Find out more »

Beekeeping: Beyond the Basics

May 16, 6:00 pm - May 23, 9:00 pm CDT
Harding High School, 1540 E. Sixth Street
St. Paul, MN 55106
+ Google Map
$39

If you already keep bees, this class is for you. Learn more about bee behavior, hive management, and equipment—beyond the basic woodenware and hive tool. Get the latest news about bee health, swarms and simple queen rearing, as well as answers to those pesky questions that came up after the basics class. Prerequisite: Beekeeping Basics class and/or kept bees at least since this April. 2-part program: May 16 and 23 (Wednesdays 6:00 - 9:00pm)

Find out more »

Camp Beez Kneez Overwintering Nucs: Managing Sustainable Apiaries Utilizing Nucleus Colonies

May 19 - September 15

This is a new class offering this year from The Beez Kneez for experienced beekeepers. After several years of experimenting with the models of self-sustaining apiaries promoted by the likes of Mike Palmer and Kirk Webster, we have learned a lot and experienced improved success in our own operations! Join us for a one of a kind, hands-on learning experience utilizing nucs to meet the ultimate goal of having a self sustaining apiary. Taught by professional beekeepers Yuuki Metreaud of…

Find out more »

Beekeeping: Beyond the Basics

May 30, 6:00 pm - June 6, 9:00 pm CDT
Lebanon Hills Regional Park Visitor Center, 860 Cliff Road
Eagan, MN 55123
+ Google Map
$30

If you already keep bees, this is the class for you. Join JoAnne Sabin to learn more about bee behavior, hive management, and equipment — beyond the basic woodenware and hive tool. Get the latest news about bee health, swarms and simple queen rearing. Two-part program: May 30 and June 6 (Thursdays 6:00 - 9:00pm) Use activity number 111301 to search and view this class on the website.

Find out more »
+ Export Events
Skip to toolbar