Registration – Kawartha Junior Beekeepers

Kawartha Junior Beekeepers 2020 Program

Information Night for Parents and Youth: Thursday January 23rd at 6:30pm

The Kawartha Junior Beekeepers are hosting an Information Night at the end of January 2020 for parents and kids (9 – 14 yrs) who are interested in registering for the program. It will be held at Hunnabees Honey & Co., 1331 Zion Line, Millbrook.  An overview of the program will be provided, and parents will have the opportunity to complete the registration forms and pay the program fee if they decide to register their child.

Program Fee:

  • $135/child; additional children in the same family – $110 each.  Please inquire if subsidy is required.
  • Fee includes snacks and all equipment and protective clothing used in the program.
  • Each participant also receives a Junior Beekeeper t-shirt, hive tool, jar of honey and candle;

Required:

  • Signed consent/waiver, registration form and photo release forms;
  • Payment in full;
  • Commitment to attend each session; pick up and drop off on time;
  • Proper footwear (e.g., rubber boots, running shoes, no sandals or open-toed shoes).

Note about bee stings:  All participants will wear full bee suits when working with the bees.  However, bee stings are always a possibility.

Program Dates:

Note:  some dates may change.

Saturday February 22; 9:30 to noon; location to be confirmed

Saturday March 22; 9:30 to noon; Cavan Monaghan Township

Saturday April 18; 9:30 to noon, Cavan Monaghan Township

Saturday May 16; 9:30 to noon, Cavan Monaghan Township

Saturday  June 13, 9:30 to noon, Cavan Monaghan Township

Saturday July 11; 9:30 to noon; location to be confirmed

Saturday August 15; 9:30 to noon; Cavan Monaghan Township

Saturday September 19; 9:30 to noon; Cavan Monaghan Township

Saturday October 17, 9:30 to noon; Cavan Monaghan Township

If you have additional questions about the program, please get in touch on the Contact Us page.