2023 Beginners Beekeeping
Theory Course: Start Date 28th February 2023
Have you ever FANCIED THE IDEA of becoming a BEEKEEPER.
Look no further - ENROLE onto our 2023 Beginners Beekeeping Theory Course: Start Date 28th February 2023
We are Barkston Ash Beekeepers Association, a branch of the Yorkshire Beekeepers Association. The purpose of the Association is to support our members in their Beekeeping and to promote Beekeeping to the wider community.
We run Courses for both NEW & existing members, both Theory and Practical and through our meetings we ensure our members are aware of the latest developments in Beekeeping.
Our Beginners Beekeeping Theory Course is a great 1st step to becoming a Beekeeper or if you just simply wish to learn a little more about this incredible insect - the Honeybee.
The Beginners Beekeeping Theory Course start date is 28th February 2023 and runs every Tuesday for 6 consecutive weeks, together with additional evenings of Guest Speaker’s and or Demonstrations.
Each session will be held at Church Fenton Village Hall starting at 7.30pm & lasting a duration of 2 hours. Refreshments are provided as will the opportunity to meet and chat with our Beekeepers.
Our Practical Training Sessions are held at our established permanent Association Apiary, used for On-going Training/Development, Teaching, and Demonstrations. These Sessions are held on Saturdays, during the summer months.
If you wish to enrol on the Beginners Beekeeping Theory Courses & Practical Training Sessions, please goto the Home page and click Contact BABKA and complete with your details etc, expressing your wish to enrol on the Beginners Beekeeping Theory Courses & Practical Training Sessions.
YOUR MEMBERSHIP WOULD INCLUDE:
Beginners Beekeeping Theory Courses & Practical Training Sessions
Automatic Membership to the British Beekeepers Association (BBKA) & the Yorkshire Beekeepers Association (YBKA)
Monthly BBKA Magazine subscription
BDI Insurance from BBKA (3 Hives)
Access to Beekeeping Examinations & Online Study
Various Guest Speaker Talks, Training & Courses held at the Village Hall, Church Fenton throughout the year or occasionally on-line via Zoom
Access to our Loan Equipment & Library
Better prices on Equipment, Jars, Buckets etc purchased through the association
Help, advice & support from fellow Members, plus much much more ……
ON-LINE BEE CHAT EVENINGS – Every Friday evening, on-line via ZOOM. 7.30pm & ending around 9ish. to find out more goto Home page a contact us asking for the zoom link to Friday Evening Chat.