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Virtual Beginning Beekeeping 2 Part Class

January 30, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Sunday, repeating until February 6, 2022

Bees on a frame


Spend 2 days virtually connecting with our Head Beekeeper, Marcin Matelski, to learn the basics of beekeeping: equipment, hive design and construction, bee biology and behavior, bee management, and bee products. This lecture based class has been adapted for a virtual experience and is limited in capacity to encourage questions and group interaction. Pre-registration is required.

*This class takes place over the course of 2 days

Class 1- Sunday, January 30th 10:00am-12:30pm
Class 2 – Sunday, February 6th 10:00am-12:30pm

Cost: $50 general public / $40 GPCA members & volunteers 

Scholarships are available! Please complete the Scholarship Application to be considered.

Cancellation Policy: If you find this class date no longer works for you, we will gladly refund your money if it is more than two weeks prior to the class date. If it is within two weeks, we can either move your registration to a different class date or you can use the money as a credit towards another class offering before the end of our fiscal year (June 30). In the event that we have a waitlist, with 24 or more notice, we may be able to refund your spot.

Registration closes Sunday, January 30th at 9:00am.

Accommodations: Autogenerated captioning is provided for all virtual programs. When you register for this event you will be asked to provide any accommodations requests including but not limited to: ASL interpretation, closed captioning, transcripts and more. If you have any questions or would like to request an additional accommodation, please contact Mattie Wilson at or 773-638-1766 x.16 at least 72 hours prior to the event start.


January 30, 2022
10:00 am - 12:30 pm
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Garfield Park Conservatory
300 North Central Park Avenue
Chicago, IL 60624 United States
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