Beekeeping in MarylandAttention all beginner and intermediate beekeepers!
(or just people who are interested in bees!)

This course will provide you with the basic concepts and management practices for starting and maintaining a colony of bees. The course meets once a week for 5 weeks starting  at the Oregon Ridge Nature Center, Shawan Rd. Cockeysville, MD.

An active Baltimore Co. teacher, public or private? You are eligible for a full refund when you complete the course. We want our kids to know about bees, too! Ask for more information at


Information for 2016 Beginner’s Short Courses will be forthcoming.



If you are interested in a nucleus hive to start your apiary, please see The CMBA Queens and Nucs page