Bee Class

FCBA’s 3-day Beekeeping Course for Beginners will be held on three consecutive Saturdays — Jan. 17, Jan. 24 and Jan. 31, 2015 (snow date, February 7th), from 9am-3pm at:

Walkersville United Methodist Church
22 Main Street
Walkersville, MD 21793

In addition to these three lecture/demonstration days, there will also be a Saturday Field Day later in the Spring (date and location TBD). During the Field Day we’ll cover more course material and even work with bees and hives!

The cost for the course is $75 per adult. Additional adult family members, if any, may attend for a fee of $45. Children 12 to 17, if any, in the same family are $30. The minimum age to attend this course is 12 years.

More details concerning the course are available at

Space is limited. If you would like to register now to take the course, please do so online at

Registering online will temporarily reserve a place for you. After registering, be sure to mail in your payment so we can complete and confirm your registration. Make your check payable “FCBA” and mail to FCBA, c/o Dave Maloney, 1612 Shookstown Rd., Frederick, MD 21702. Registrations for the course are on a first-come-first-served basis and seating is limited, so do not hesitate to mail in your check! I will email you to confirm that I have received your check and that you made the cut-off.

Contact me if you have any questions.

Dave Maloney
Frederick County Beekeeping Association Short Course Committee Member
301-228-2279 – 1612 Shookstown Rd. – Frederick, MD 21702