Ruhl Bee Supply

Class: Beekeeping Basics
Are you interested in keeping bees Spring 2015? Now's the time to start your adventure. This very popular class is an excellent  introduction to beekeeping. This 4-hour class will cover these essential topics:

  • Equipment (Including a brief summary of alternative designs, such as Warre and Kenya Top Bar, but focusing upon Langstroth)

  • Basic Bee Biology

  • The Beekeeper's Calendar (starting with installing your bees in spring)

  • Hive Manipulation Techniques

This lecture class is to be presented at the Ruhl Bee Supply store. No protective gear is required. Bring a snack, as we'll have a 15-minute break, and plan to stick around for an extended Q&A session.

Date: December 6, 2014
Time: 2:30 pm- 6:30 pm
Cost: $40/person
Instructor: John Edwards
Location: Ruhl Bee Supply 

To sign up, please call us or visit our online store.
Visit our Gladstone store:
17845 SE 82nd Drive,
Gladstone, Oregon 97027

Or call us: 503-657-5399

Class: Top Bar/Foundationless Beekeeping
This class is designed for beginner beekeepers focused on Top Bar methods. This will cover all the basics of beekeeping including bee biology, the beekeeper's calendar, Top bar hive manipulation techniques and will cover at length the equipment and methods for top bar beekeeping including horiztontal Kenya top bar, Warre and Long Hives.

There will be a 15 minute break and a Q & A session.

Date: Saturday, November 15th @ 2:30 pm-6:30pm
Location: Ruhl Bee Supply
Cost: $40 per person
Instructor: John Edwards

To sign up, please call us or visit our online store.
Class: Candle Making
Beeswax candle making class - learn how to make beeswax candles at home! In this class we will roll candles and make molded candles. The emphasis of this class will be the techniques for making amazing molded candles, which make wonderful holiday gifts. You will learn about beeswax, supplies, equipment, wick selection, and techniques for using various silicone molds, including whimsical shapes and tealights. Instructor Jamie Gilmore is the owner of Bee Lux, a local beeswax candle company

Date: November 13, 2014
Time: 7:00 pm-8:30 pm
Cost: $40
Instructor: Jamie Gilmore 
Location: Ruhl Bee Supply 

To sign up, please call us or visit our online store.