Saturday, Oct 14, 2017 10:00a -
Drumlin Farm Wildlife Sanctuary
208 South Great Road
Lincoln, Massachusetts 01773
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Celebrate pollinators! This event will feature a live beehive opening. Gardening for pollinators, children’s hands-on activities, and pollinator products for sale. To top it off, we will also have a hone tasting straight from the hive.
10:00-10:45 Meet the Beekeeper
Learn about our different hives from our beekeeper
10:30-11:15 Pollinator Plantings
What different plants help to attract pollinators?
11:30-12:15 Opening Hive/Pulling Honey
What does it look like inside? What will the bees do?
12:30-1:15 Extracting Honey
How much honey will there be?
Honey bees aren’t the only pollinators we need!
2:30-3:15 All About Monarchs
Can you find a Monarch? Where are they migrating to?
3:30-4:15 Tasting Honey
Can you taste the difference between different honey’s
3:45-4:30 Making Honey Butter
Help make honey butter and give it a taste.
On-going Pollinator Craft
Create a fun craft to take home
Felting, candles, beeswax, lip balm, lotions and more!