Introduction to Beekeeping - meet OCAD U's beekeeper!


Did you know OCAD U has rooftop beehives? Come meet our beekeeper from Alveole! https://www.alveole.buzz/en/

Part of the Sustainability Workshop Series.

 
DateThursday, September 20, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Phone

417-977-6000

Cost

FREE

Email

vho@ocadu.ca

Website

https://www.facebook.com/events/641846282868117/

Location

Learning Zone, 122A Patrick Street

Introduction to Urban Beekeeping (1h)

In this presentation, our beekeeper introduces participants to the basics of beekeeping, reviewing the honeybees’ role in pollination and touching on the complex relationship between honeybees and humans. The group will be introduced to beekeeping tools, the inner-workings of their hive and what to expect for the upcoming beekeeping season.

This presentation aims to situate OCAD U's beehive within a global context and touch on the significance of urban beekeeping in today’s world.

Notes:
- No bees will be present at this theory-based, indoor presentation.
- This event has limited capacity and is first-come-first-served. Feel free to come early and peruse the resources at the Learning Zone! The space is on the ground floor and is accessible by ramp.

DateThursday, September 20, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Phone

417-977-6000

Cost

FREE

Email

vho@ocadu.ca

Website

https://www.facebook.com/events/641846282868117/

Location

Learning Zone, 122A Patrick Street

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Thursday, September 20, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:00pm

Introduction to Urban Beekeeping (1h)

In this presentation, our beekeeper introduces participants to the basics of beekeeping, reviewing the honeybees’ role in pollination and touching on the complex relationship between honeybees and humans. The group will be introduced to beekeeping tools, the inner-workings of their hive and what to expect for the upcoming beekeeping season.

This presentation aims to situate OCAD U's beehive within a global context and touch on the significance of urban beekeeping in today’s world.

Notes:
- No bees will be present at this theory-based, indoor presentation.
- This event has limited capacity and is first-come-first-served. Feel free to come early and peruse the resources at the Learning Zone! The space is on the ground floor and is accessible by ramp.

Venue & Address: 
Learning Zone, 122A Patrick Street
Website: 
https://www.facebook.com/events/641846282868117/
Email: 
vho@ocadu.ca
Phone: 
417-977-6000
Cost: 
FREE
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