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Bee Culture: An Amazing Adventure

July 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Amazing Adventure of Bees and Beekeeping

Come see what all the buzz is about! Learn how to become a beekeeper and what to consider before becoming a beekeeper. Discover why honeybees are so important, why they are struggling to survive, and what you can do to help them.

Get a behind-the-scenes look at a live bee removal and learn the facts behind swarms and swarming. Find out why and how bees make honey and how they are able to share their bounty with us. Get an introduction to Orchid Bees and other pollinators.

Honey will be available for sale and tasting, and refreshments will be provided. Presented by Joanna Diamond.

Saturday, July 30
10:00 am to 12:00 pm
$25 for members; $35 for nonmembers
All attendees are required to register; class size is limited to 25 adults

About our Presenter

Joanna Diamond was born and raised in South Africa. Her passion is to save as many honey bees as she can.  As a volunteer for a local nonprofit Bee Rescue & Removal organization, Joanna assists with live bee removals and inspections, fundraising, and bee awareness. She also has two beehives in her own garden, which is a Certified Wildlife Habitat, and a Honey Bee Rescue Center.  Her message is that honey bees are our best friends, and that we need to do everything we can as a global community to help them.

Details

Date:
July 30
Time:
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Mounts Botanical Garden
531 North Military Trail
West Palm Beach, FL 33415 United States
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Phone:
5612331757