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Package Installation class with apiary time

April 29 @ 2:15 pm - 4:00 pm


This class works with live bees, please bring appropriate protective gear.

Installing your first package or nuc can be one of the most anxiety-filled experiences a new beekeeper faces. In this class, held at a nearby apiary, David Baker will demonstrate how to install package bees into a new hive.

Topics Covered include:

  • Hive Preparation and setup
  • Package installation
  • Queen introduction methods
  • Weather considerations
  • Early feeding


Please select the option for in-store pickup during checkout

Couples and group discounts available, just add more than one to your cart.

The class will meet at To Bee or Not To Bee at 2:15 PM for a short classroom period after which we will travel to our nearby apiary.

You will be required to sign a liability release to attend this class.


April 29
2:15 pm - 4:00 pm


To Bee or Not To Bee
8280 W Coal Mine Ste 16
Littleton, CO 80123 United States
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