‘Buzz of Beekeeping’ program slated
Steep Rock Association will present a beekeeping program, “The Buzz of Beekeeping,” July 8 from 2 to 4 p.m.
The discover and observation will cover honeybee ecology and behavior, preferred resources, types of hives, management techniques, equipment, and pest prevention.
The leaders will open a hive or two to observe combs as well as the different sexes and castes of bees.
The program is suitable for children and adults.
Participants should wear boots and long-sleeved clothing.
Those wishing to get up close and personal should bring a veil and gloves.
For more information and registration, visit http://www.steeprockassoc.org/programs-and-events or call 860-868-9131.