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Bee Amazed at the Amazing Life of the Honeybee

July 18 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

This educational program is presented by Thornapple Woodlands (Don and Karen Snoeyink).

Through an entertaining honey bee educational seminar, the audience will:

  • Learn about the three types of bees in a hive and their respective roles.
  • Understand how bees find nectar and process it into honey.
  • Realize how honey is harvested.
  • Learn the nutritional and medicinal qualities of honey.
  • Discover the uses for beeswax.
  • Participate in a question and answer session.

After the presentation, at three stations, the audience will:

  • Examine live bees in an observation hive.
  • Taste honey from our hives.
  • Craft a hand rolled beeswax candle.


July 18
6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Eastern Branch
3125 E. Michigan Ave.
Jackson, MI 49202 United States
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(517) 788-4074