Saturday, January 14, 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm – What is Beekeeping All About?


Do you like apples, cranberries, pumpkins, and squash? This Tower Hill Botanic Garden talk by Mary Duane, Past President, Worcester County Beekeepers Association, will focus on the very critical role that honeybees play in our ecosystem, including your vegetable garden. A Power Point presentation will show the management of honeybee colonies through the seasons in Central Massachusetts. Learn what you can do to help to protect the honeybee, including becoming a beekeeper! The lecture, on Saturday, January 14 from 2:30 – 3:30, will take place at Tower Hill, 11 French Drive in Boylston, and the cost is included with admission to the garden ($10 adults, $7 seniors, $5 youth, free for children under 6.)  For directions, visit www.towerhillbg.org.