Learn how to raise your own bees for honey from one of the area's top experts, Al Avitabile, Emeritus Professor at the Biology Dept. of UCONN, and co-author of “The Beekeeper’s Handbook”. In this five-session course Al will give you the beekeeping tools and confidence necessary for setting up and tending your own hives including collecting “homegrown” honey. Anyone interested in bees is welcome to attend.
When: Mondays: March 11, 18, and 25 7-9 PM. Field Trips: Sat. April 6 & 13 1-3 PM
Cost: $50.00 for all five sessions.
Registration: www.flandersnaturecenter.org or call 203-263-3711 x 10. Hurry and reserve your seat - group size is limited for best instruction.