Beekeeping Basics brochure by pram542



                                     KUTZTOWN, PA
                                     U.S. POSTAGE

                                      PERMIT # 35

Dr. Robyn Underwood has been
studying honey bees for over a
decade. Her experience includes
all aspects of beekeeping from
colony management to queen
rearing, from disease diagnosis to
parasite control, and from honey
extraction to equipment
She has also given numerous                                                                  Basics
seminars about honey bees to the
general public, beekeeping or-
ganizations, and college students.
Her enthusiasm for apiculture is
                                                    Center for Lifelong Learning
                                                    & Professional Development

                                                       Kutztown, PA 19530

                                                                                   Saturday, November 7, 2009
                                                            PO Box 730

                                                                                        12:30 pm- 4:30 pm

                                                                                       • REGISTRATION FORM INSIDE •
                                  Beekeeping Basics
                                                                                                           REGISTRATION FORM
                                                                                                                BEEKEEPING BASICS
                                                                                                               Complete & return to:
                                                                                                Center for Lifelong Learning - Kutztown University
                                                                                                        PO Box 730 - Kutztown, PA 19530
Beekeeping is a fascinating hobby that                   Date:
provides a sweet reward and can turn into
a profitable business.                        Saturday, November 7, 2009                       Name: _______________________________________
                                                                                                        Last          First          M.I.
                                                   12:30 pm- 4:30 pm
Besides the honey and wax they produce                                                         Mailing Address: _________________________________
and the value of honey bees as pollinators                                                                                  Street
of various crops, their highly developed              Location:                                ___________________________________________
social organization is fascinating.           One TEK Park, Suite 1A150,                                   City                    State  Zip Code
                                                     Room 150E                                 Home Phone: ___________________________________
This abbreviated course will introduce         Breinigsville, PA 18031
students to beekeeping through discus-                                                         Business/Local Phone: ______________________________
sions of a year in the life of a beekeeper,
                                                                                               Email Address: __________________________________
and the life history, anatomy, and social
behavior of honey bees. This will be fol-                                                      REGISTRATION FOR: Beekeeping Basics
lowed by an outdoor apiary demonstra-
tion.                                                                                          PAYMENT: $35.00

                                                                                               __ Personal check enclosed (payable to Kutztown University)
The goal of the course is to introduce you                                                     __ Payment by credit card
to the art of beekeeping so you can deter-     12:30 pm– A Year in the Life of a Beekeeper        Please visit the following secure website to enter your credit
mine whether you would like to begin                                                              card payment.
                                               1:45 pm– Honey Bee Biology
beekeeping as a hobby.
                                               2:30 pm– Honey Bee Behavior                     REFUND POLICY: 100% refund prior to the first day of class. Request
                                                                                               for refund must be in writing and submitted to the Center for Lifelong
                                               3:15 pm– Travel to Rodale Institute             Learning. Request for refund must be received in the Center for Lifelong
                                                                                               Learning during regular business hours before the first class meets in
                                               3:30 pm– Apiary Demonstration in Small Groups   order to receive a full refund. No refunds will be issued if the first class
                                                                                               has already met.
                                               4:30 pm– End of Class

                                                            For directions visit:              Persons with a disability, and who require accommodation, should
                                          notify the Disability Services Office two weeks to the event at 610-
                                                                                               683-4108 or email, TDD number:
                                                              directions.html                   610-683-4499, in order to discuss accommodations. Every effort
                                                                                                       will be made to provide reasonable accommodations.

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