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Beekeeping Schools and Events


Note: Space is often limited in Bee Schools and classes may be full.

Bee School – Beginning Beekeeping: Ashland – by Bee Girl

Dates: February 10, 6PM-8PM Location: Headwaters Building, 84 4th St., Ashland Visit the Bee Girl Events page for more information!


Bee School – Beginning Beekeeping: Grants Pass – by Bee Girl

Dates: February 11, 6PM-8PM Location: The Bear Hotel, 2101 NE Spaulding Ave., Grants Pass Visit the Bee Girl Events page for more information!


Bee School by Willamette Valley Beekeepers Association

Dates: February 12, 17, 19 Location: Chemeketa Community College – Building 34, Room A, Salem OR Visit the WVBA bee school page for more information!


Bee School by Portland Urban Beekeepers

Date: February 12, 1PM-5:45PM Location: Calaroga Terrace Auditorium, 1400 NE Second Avenue, Portland, OR 97232 Visit the PUB Bee School page for more information!


Beekeeping Short Course by Portland Metro Beekeeping Association

Date: February 21, 9:00AM-2:50PM Location:Clackamas Community College, Main Campus, Clairmont, Room C133 Register via Clackamas Community College


Bee School by Nectar Bee Supply

Date: February 28, 9AM-4PM Location: Shonnard's Nursery, 6600 SW Philomath Blvd, Corvallis, OR 97333 LBBA members receive a $5 discount. Please visit the LBBA website for more information. Visit the Nectar Bee Supply website for more information!


Bee Day by Willamette Valley Beekeepers Association

Date: April 11, 2015 Location: Coffman Farms at 2775 Ballard Rd., Dallas, OR Visit the WVBA Bee Day page for more information!


Bee School by Tualatin Valley Beekeepers Association

Date: April 6, 7, 11 Location: Charles D. Cameron Public Services Building, 155 N First Ave, Hillsboro, OR


Bee School by Tillamook Beekeepers

Date: April 11


Bee School by Southern Oregon Beekeepers Association

Date: April 18, 9AM-4PM Location: Southern Oregon Research and Extension Center Please visit the SOBA Bee Course webpage for more information. Note: Registration opens in February and the registration deadline is April 17, 2015. Registration is limited to the first 100 people.



Submit future beekeeping schools to the Webkeeper for posting.


See a contact list by location of beekeepers who collect swarms of honeybees.


See a contact list of beekeepers who provide pollination services.


Download the Farm Direct Rules PDF document.


Download the OSBA Membership form.


Download the Oregon Dept of Agriculture Hive Registration form.


View or download the Endowment Agreement with Oregon State University.


View instructions for donating to the OSU Endowment for the Northwest Apiculture Fund for Honey Bee Research, Extension and Education.

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