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Beekeeping Workshop #2: Common Problems and Sweet Rewards
February 15 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Join Wilton Library for this informative workshop about beekeeping.
A healthy hive is a happy, productive hive. Learn how to prevent bees from swarming, getting sick, or undergoing stress. Discover “natural” techniques that minimize or avoid chemicals. Learn how to taste and evaluate honey for culinary appreciation and competitive judging.
Beekeeper, international lecturer, and author of Beekeeping for Dummies, Howland Blackiston will take you into the world of bees and beekeeping. Blackiston has over 30 years of experience in all facets of beekeeping including crafting mead and making candles from beeswax.
These sessions are in partnership with Wilton Continuing Education. Registration is required; to register and see more details, visit the Wilton Library event page and click on the Wilton Continuing Education registration link in the event listing. For more information, email Andrea Sato.
Note: Participants will be invited to sample some rare and amazing honeys from around the world.