Beekeeping for Beginners

HOMEGARD 1330, Course Code: 5004

Learn what all the "buzz" is about. Beekeeping for beginners will teach you bee basics and everything you need to know to start a hive and begin collecting and processing honey. Our instructors, David and Sheri, started beekeeping in 1994 and own Long Lane Honey Bee Farms in Fairmont, IL. David is a Master Beekeeper of the Eastern Apicultural Society of North America. Supplemental text is available for purchase at the class for $10.

Course Fee:

# of Sessions:

Instructor,HCC Staff


Saturday from 8:30AM to 4:30PM

Workforce Development Center, Room 1400

Contact Us

Community Education
Heartland Community College
Workforce Development Center, Suite 2400
1500 West Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-268-8160
TDD: 309-268-8030
Fax: 309-268-7882

Campus Map (PDF)
Directions to Heartland Community College

Meet Our Instructors
Instructors Wanted