Programs & Events

Backyard Beekeeping

Program Number: 
407
Program Type: 
Workshop or Trip
Date: 
Jun. 13, 2013 | Thursday, 6:30pm
Multiple Times: 
Thursday, June 13, 2013, 6:30pm-7:30pm
Requirements: 
Minimum age 8 (minors must be accompanied by a paying adult)
Location: Nature Research Center - Natural World Investigate Lab - 2nd Floor
Fee: 
$10 per participant.

If you have ever dreamed of keeping honeybees or you just find them fascinating, then this program is for you! Spend an hour learning about the biology and management of a backyard hive.  If you are a prospective backyard beekeeper you will learn how and where to obtain bees and equipment. For the budget conscious, learn about an interesting low-cost approach to keeping backyard bees.

Program Instructors: Bob Alderink and Colin Brammer, Coordinators of the Natural World Investigate Lab

Registration information: Registration required. Fill out online, print and mail the Museum’s Registration Form with payment. Registration deadline is one week prior to program date.

For more information contact Debbie Huston, scheduling coordinator, at 919.707.9840.

Part of Science Thursdays