Registration – Kawartha Junior Beekeepers

Kawartha Junior Beekeepers 2019 Program:

Information Night for Parents and Youth:

The Kawartha Junior Beekeepers are hosting an Information Night on Thursday January 24th, 2019 at 7 pm for parents and kids (8-12 yrs) who are interested in registering for the program. It will be held at The Mount Community Centre at 1545 Monaghan Rd, Peterborough – Heritage Room.  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 23; 9:30 to noon; Kawartha Environment Centre
Saturday March 23; 9:30 to noon; Cavan
Saturday April 27; 9:30 to noon, Cavan
Saturday May 11; 9:30 to noon, Cavan
Saturday  June 15th, time and location TBD
Saturday July 13; 9:30 to noon; Kawartha Lakes Honey, Bobcaygeon
Saturday August 17; 9:30 to noon; Cavan
Saturday September 21; 9:30 to noon; Cavan
Saturday October 19, 9:30 to noon; Cavan

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