Outdoor Adventure Center - Backyard Nature: Beekeeping Basics

Date:  June 30, 2018  
Time:  09:00 AM - 04:00 PM
Location: Outdoor Adventure Center, 1801 Atwater Street, Detroit, MI 48207

Contact: Outdoor Adventure Center, 844-OAC-MDNR (844-622-6367)

beekeeper in suit holding honeycomb with bees on it

Join Brian Peterson from Bees in the D as he shares his passion about the education and conservation of the all-important pollinator, the honey bee. He will share his journey into the world of beekeeping, explaining common misconceptions and the fascinating life of the honey bee. Workshop participants will learn about the basics of beekeeping and the tools needed, and have the opportunity to visit active hives and collect and taste the honey. Join us to find out what all the buzz is about with beekeeping!

FEE: $80. Includes lunch. Pre-registration required, with signed waiver for participation. Registration limit: 15 participants.

Wear comfortable clothing and closed-toed shoes or boots and bring a water bottle.

Register for Beekeeping Basics.