Open Apiary (Rolla MO)

Bee Club

The apiary is located on nearby private property at Doolittle Gardens, 476 Eisenhower accessible only during our scheduling teaching apiary hours. 

Working at the apiary and attending sessions counts as field hours for Great Plains Master Beekeeping.
Any questions, contact 5734663750 or

Open Apiary Arcadia (Missouri)

Open Apiary times are an informal unstructured gathering of members of the Great Plains Master Beekeeping program at the Arcadia Academy in Arcadia, Missouri. There will be brief demonstrations, questions and answers, and time to get hands on experience with honey bees. Open Apiary times will be from 4:00-6:00 pm. The open apiaries will be the third Thursday of the month starting in April and ending in October. This activity will count as 2 hours of field training towards your progress through the Great Plains Master Beekeeping program.

Heroes to Hives

Heroes to Hives is a unique program through Michigan State University Extension that seeks to address financial and personal wellness of veterans through FREE professional training and community development centered around beekeeping.

Second Year Beekeeping 2022 (Rolla MO)

A second year beekeeping class is scheduled for Saturday, March 26, 2022 also at Doolittle Community Hall, 380 Eisenhower, Rolla, Mo. from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. This class is focused on beekeepers who successfully pulled their bees through their first winter and will focus on basic techniques such as merging colonies, splitting, swarm catching and replacing queens.

Cost is $75 per person and will include class materials, lunch and refreshments.

Deadline to register for this class is Friday, March 11, 2022.

Beginning Beekeeping (Rolla MO) 2022

Rolla Bee Club
This is a basic beekeeping Year 1 course put on by the Rolla Bee Club. This class will prepare you for your first year setting up hives and getting bees through the winter. This course is 6-8 hours long.