June 23, 2019 10:00 am
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June 23, 2019 2:00 pm
Redesdale Beekeepers will give a talk about honeybees, show some of the equipment used for beekeeping and explain the life of honeybees. There will be the opportunity to see pollen and bee-structures under a microscope. Learn about bumblebee biology and how to identify common garden species.
In the afternoon put your new knowledge into practice with a local walk to find and identify bumblebees and discuss the suitability of different habitats for bees.
Please bring a packed lunch, suitable outdoor clothing and footwear.
Booking is essential.
This event is suitable for ages 14+. All persons under 18 must be accompanied by an adult.
This is a Revitalising Redesdale Landscape Partnership event and is supported by The National Lottery Heritage Fund. To find out more phone 0191 284 6884.
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