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Bee Hive Observation

Event Type
Conference/Workshop
Sponsor
Allerton Park & Retreat Center
Location
Allerton Park & Retreat Center
Date
Jun 15, 2024   2:30 - 4:30 pm  
Cost
$90 per person for the series, $20 per person per class
Registration
Registration
Originating Calendar
Campus Wellbeing Services - All Wellness Events

Get a first-hand look at how honey bees manage hive activity during the summer at Bee Hive Observation on June 2 & 15, July 7 & 21 and Aug. 4.* Classes will include an overview of seasonal influences, followed by a peek inside the hives to observe honey bees at work. Traditional and Flow Hives will also be discussed.

Participants should wear loose-fitting long sleeves and pants, close-toed shoes and bring a protective bee veil and unscented rubber gloves.

$90/person for the series or $20/class. Register here for the series by May 31 or two days before each individual class.* All sales are final.

*Individual class links:
Saturday, June 15, 2:30-4:30 p.m. in The Studio
Sunday, July 7: 1-3 p.m. in the Greenhouse Auditorium
Sunday, July 21, 1-3 p.m. in The Studio
Sunday, Aug. 4, 1-3 p.m. in The Studio

If you will need disability-related accommodations to participate, please email Olivia Bunting at owarren@illinois.edu.

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