Come out and meet the park's resident beekeeper, Don George. Find out about the challenges facing modern beekeepers today and the reasons for the decline in the honey bee population. Learn some bee biology and how you can help the honey bee at home. Participants will see an observation hive first-hand. The equipment used for bee keeping will be showcased. A sign-up sheet will be available for anyone wanting to attend a beginner's course on beekeeping. Taste honey and purchase some if you like.
Pre-registration is required; meet in the Salt Wing next to the park office.
Ages: adults & children 6 & up; free.
- 2500 Upper Farm Rd
- Norristown, PA 19403
- Norristown Farm Park