Summer Social - Flowers & Bees
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From 11:00 prompt
At Dorothy Clive Garden
An informal opportunity to meet up – without the bee suits.
However, the bees won’t be forgotten…
At Dorothy Clive Garden their Head Gardener,
is also a bee keeper and
he will be talking to us about their bees.
He will also be giving us a guided tour of the renowned
Dorothy Clive Garden,
Before we sit down to enjoy a buffet lunch (more…)
Propolis - the most under valued hive product
a talk by John Charlton
From 7:00 for 7:30
At The Friends Meeting House
Miller Street, Newcastle under Lyme ST5 1QJ
"Propolis - The most under valued hive product. Collect 10 grams of propolis (1/4 oz) and bring along with two small glass jars ( 1 1/2oz honey jars are ideal) with well fitting lids and you should be able to take home two different tinctures of propolis samples. Talk will cover collection by the bees, use within the hive through to collection for a variety of uses."
Graham Royle: Microscopy - disease, pollen, honey bee anatomy
At Werrington Village Hall
limited places; booking essential, details to follow