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Extension offers Buzz on Bees youth workshop
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[May 21, 2019]
- University of Illinois Extension Master Naturalist Pam Moriearty
will team up with local beekeeper Jay Gaydosh to offer “The Buzz on
Bees”, a two-session workshop series on native bees and domestic
honeybees for youth 10 – 16 years old (because we will be working
around live bees, maximum enrollment will be 10 participants).
The Buzz on Bees sessions will be held at Creekside
Outdoor Center for Environmental Education north of Lincoln, IL from
10:30 a.m. to noon on May 25 and June 1, 2019.
The sessions will cover biology and behavior, habitats, role in
pollination and current threats to bee populations. Activities will
include games, projects and field studies of honeybees and native
Please register for the Buzz on Bees at
https://web.extension.illinois.edu/lms/ and look in the
register online section or by calling the Logan County Extension
Office at 217-732-8289.
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About 4-H: Illinois 4-H empowers and prepares Illinois youth for
success. University of Illinois Extension provides 4-H programs in every county
in Illinois. Illinois 4-H impacts the lives of 200,000 youth each year through
sustained learning clubs and groups and short-term programming.
For Further Information about 4-H Contact: Logan County Extension Office
4-H Extension Educator]