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Reading Your Beehive

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe

Course Details
$62 5 seats left
Start Date:

Sat, Aug 12, 9:00am - 12:00pm Central Time

Glencoe, Suburbs
1000 Lake Cook Road
Btwn Edens Exprsswy/Rt 41 & Green Bay Rd
Chicago, Illinois 60022
Venue: Fruit & Vegetable Learning Center
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12
Teacher: Wil Pilipauskas

What you'll learn in this beekeeping class:

Examining your beehive can be confusing without the proper training. Learn how to inspect a colony, how to find the queen, and how to evaluate the health of a beehive.

All participants are required to bring their own bee-suit. No extra suits will be available at the class.

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Refund Policy

Refund requests must be submitted to [email protected] 2 business days prior to the program’s start date and time. The registration fee will be refunded less a 10 percent processing charge. A refund is issued in the form of a credit on file (to be used for future programs).

No refunds for cooking classes or supply-heavy horticulture and art classes will be made within 3 business days prior to the class date and time.

Fees are nonrefundable and nontransferable on and after the program’s start date. We cannot refund fees requested on or after the start date of a program or for sessions missed due to student illness or other personal situations.

Registration fees for courses grouped and priced as a series will be considered one program and subject to all of the above guidelines. A refund request must be received prior to the start date of the series' first class session and will subsequently cancel your registration in every session of the series.


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Chicago Botanic Garden

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The Fruit & Vegetable Learning Center can be found in the Regenstein Fruit & Vegetable Garden. It is located to the right, tucked behind lush foliage, after you cross the bridge to the Fruit & Vegetable Garden (a 12-minute walk from the parking lot).

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Fruit & Vegetable Learning Center
1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, IL 60022
Wil Pilipauskas
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Reading Your Beehive
Reviewed by Laura R. on 7/14/2019

School: Chicago Botanic Garden

Chicago Botanic Garden

The Chicago Botanic Garden opened a little more than 40 years ago as a beautiful place to visit, and it has matured into one of the world's great living museums and conservation science centers. In 2013, one million people visited the Garden's 26 gardens and four natural areas, uniquely situated on...

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