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Nourish Bee Keeping Workshop

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Educational Urban Farm

1607 Geele Avenue

Sheboygan, WI 53083

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Nourish Bee Keeping Workshop

Saturday, July 8

10:00am - 12:00pm

Educational Urban Farm: The 2 acre plot across from RCS Empowers - 1607 Geele Ave, Sheboygan, WI

Local Urban Bee Keeping Enthusiast, Dan Pitsch, will use his experience as an Urban Bee Keeper to lead a workshop that begins with an informative lecture follow-by hands-on activities.

Informative Lecture

  • What is a honeybee and what is not
  • Honey bee traits
  • Queen, drone and worker bee description
  • Bee development
  • Bee communication
  • The beehive
  • The beekeepers job
  • Processing honey and hive products
  • Hive pests
  • Bee facts

Hands­-on Activities

  • Processing honey
  • Sampling comb honey
  • Opening and inspecting the hive (bee suits available)
  • Observation hive.
  • Hand out straw sticks of honey (commercially produced)
  • Pictures for coloring and literature handouts

Posters from the Sheboygan County Beekeepers Association will be present. An unoccupied hive with all the beekeeping tools will also be on display.

Register today as space is limited!

$10 per person, $5 for children 12 years old and under, and free for children under 5 years old.

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