Backyard Beekeeping Course at Middlesex Community College ~ Walk-In Registration Begins on January 6

An apple orchard is an amazing place for a beehive, but so are many places in and around Bedford. Take MCC’s intro course and learn more!

Middlesex Community College’s 10-hour introductory course will give an overview and will prepare you for the excitement and challenges of backyard beekeeping in New England.

Covering bee culture and society, course participants will also discuss tools and equipment, establishing your first hives, hive management, the harvesting process, and potential cash flow streams from keeping bees.

The class meets at 6 pm, beginning on Monday, January 27 (there will be no classes on February 17 or March 2. Tuition is $99

Walk-In, Register/Enroll, and Take Charge of Your Pathway to Success!

Spring-semester classes at Middlesex Community College begin Wednesday, January 22, and there’s still time to register.

Walk-In Enrollment will be held Monday through Friday, January 6 to 17, on the Bedford and Lowell campuses. New and returning students can meet with an advisor, build their class schedules, and register for spring courses.

Hours for Walk-In Enrollment are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Thursday and 9 a.m. to noon on Friday. Visit the Bedford Campus Enrollment Center (Building 9), Room 118 on 591 Springs Road and the Lowell Campus Cowan Center at 33 Kearney Square, ground floor.

With Walk-In Enrollment, students can learn about MCC’s more than 80 degree and certificate programs. They can also receive information about financial aid and other student support services — including tutoring, career counseling and disability support.

Learn about MCC’s many transfer agreements with four-year colleges and universities. Transfer counseling and transfer-credit evaluation will also be available — transfer students should bring their transcripts.

Visit for more information about MCC’s Walk-In Enrollment or call 1-800-818-3434.

Discover your path at Middlesex Community College. As one of the largest, most comprehensive community colleges in Massachusetts, we educate, engage and empower a diverse community of learners. MCC offers more than 80 degree and certificate programs – plus hundreds of noncredit courses – on our campuses in Bedford and Lowell, and online. Middlesex Community College: Student success starts here!

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