Our workshops are open to the public. Donations are accepted at the apiary site. We invite you to join our Association and become a beekeeper. Our annual membership dues are $20 for the calendar year and you can join online.

The workshops are offered at Massaro Farm, 41 Ford Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525. Appropriate attire is required: long trousers and long sleeve shirts. Veils will be available or bring your own bee suit. Participation is limited to 20 per session. Preregistration is required and will be open three weeks before each workshop.

09:00 TO 10:00

March Workshop 1

Package Installation In addition to post-winter inspections of the hives in the apiary, sessions include instruction on “live package” installation, as well as colony feeding. This hands-on workshop should be of great interest to new beekeepers. Click...

Massaro Farm - 41 Ford Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
Event Location
11:00 TO 12:00

March Workshop 2

Package Installation In addition to post-winter inspections of the hives in the apiary, sessions include instruction on “live package” installation, as well as colony feeding. This hands-on workshop should be of great interest to new beekeepers. Click...

Massaro Farm - 41 Ford Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
Event Location
09:00 TO 10:00

April Workshop 1

Spring Inspection Sessions help develop basic beekeeping skills and include several hive openings and inspections with discussion on management techniques to guide through the spring. Features a demonstration of both the sugar roll and alcohol wash method...

41 Ford Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
Event Location
11:00 TO 12:00

April Workshop 2

Spring Inspection Sessions help develop basic beekeeping skills and include several hive openings and inspections with discussion on management techniques to guide through the spring. Features a demonstration of both the sugar roll and alcohol wash method...

41 Ford Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
Event Location
09:00 TO 10:00

May 21 Workshop 1

Summer Hive Management Sessions continue the development of basic beekeeping skills and include several hive openings and evaluations with discussions on management techniques to guide through the summer months. Also features instruction on how to make a ...

41 Ford Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
Event Location
11:00 TO 12:00

May 21 Workshop 2

Summer Hive Management Sessions continue the development of basic beekeeping skills and include several hive openings and evaluations with discussions on management techniques to guide through the summer months. Also features instruction on how to make a ...

41 Ford Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
Event Location
09:00 TO 10:00

July Workshop 1

Fall Preparation Hands-on sessions in best practices for mid-summer and fall hive management. Includes a close look at several hives to assess condition, feeding options, mite detection and control techniques. Registration will open 3 weeks before the wor...

41 Ford Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
Event Location
11:00 TO 12:00

July Workshop 2

Fall Preparation Hands-on sessions in best practices for mid-summer and fall hive management. Includes a close look at several hives to assess condition, feeding options, mite detection and control techniques. Registration will open 3 weeks before the wor...

41 Ford Road, Woodbridge, CT 06525
Event Location