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Basics of Beekeeping: An Introductory Course

April 29, 2017 @ 9:30 am - 11:30 am

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Date: Saturday, April 29, 2017

Time: 9:30-11:30AM

Cost: $30

Instructor: Max Towey (Meli Honey Company, owner)

Description: Do you love honey? Interested in learning how to keep your own hive? Join beekeeper Max Towey as he introduces the basics of beekeeping in this first class of a three-part series. Max will lead the participants in hands-on demonstrations on how honey is produced, pollination/ecological services, and disease identification. We will visit the hives here at Lyon and also have a honey tasting. Meli Honey Company honeys will be available for purchase in our gift shop. *Those with bee allergies are not recommended to attend. (Please wear covered‐toe shoes, and heavy pants (jeans, etc). Intermediate and Advanced classes will be offered beginning in June for those who have attended the Introductory class).

Registration required. Please call (808) 988-0456 or download and return the form below to register.

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April 29, 2017
9:30 am - 11:30 am
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Lyon Arboretum
(808) 988-0456


Lyon Arborteum
3860 Mānoa Road
Honolulu, HI 96822 United States
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(808) 988-0456