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Backyard Bee Keeping Workshop

A detail photograph of honey bees on honeycomb.Backyard Bee Keeping Workshop

Instructor: David Zachary

Location: Sycamore Building, 7105 Tuition: $44.00

Beekeeping Workshop is four-hour course designed for those interested in becoming North Carolina beekeepers. Students do not need to have any prior knowledge about beekeeping. Discussions will cover apiculture, honey bees, and understanding their role in the environment. Students will also receive guidance about buying honey bees, tools, hive boxes, and safety equipment. No purchases are required for this workshop, as this is a lecture and discussion class about beekeeping.


Flottum, Kim. The Backyard Beekeeper, 4th Edition: An Absolute Beginner's Guide to Keeping Bees in Your Yard and Garden, Beverly, MA:Quarto Publishing Group, 2018. ISBN-13: 978-1-63159-332-1

How to Register by Email:

1. Download Creative Arts Registration Form (Form must be fully completed to be accepted)

2. Email completed form to

3. If you are registering through email please await a Successful Confirmation Registration Email.
This service is only available to those that register by email. 

How to Register in Person:

Please visit Student Services Department on the top floor of the Hemlock Building at
185 Freedlander Drive, Clyde, NC 28721.