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Bee Appreciation Class, with Del Whitman (our wonderful bee keeper)

BACK THIS SUMMER by popular demand, Light of Day is very pleased to announce Honey Bee Appreciation Class!

    • DATE: October 26th, 2013

    • TIME: 2-4 pm

    • FEE: $49

    • Dress in comfortable, warm, layered clothing & bring a jacket

    • TOPICS INCLUDED:

        • The role of the honey bee in our ecology

        • Honey Tasting: Peach Blossom, Orange Blossom, Cactus Blossom, Fireweed, Buckwheat, and Light of Day's multi-floral single origin honey made with love from happy bees living here on our Biodynamic farm

        • Soap Making with Honey

        • Honey Extraction

        • World history of bee keeping

        • Evolution of modern beekeeping practices

        • Modern challenges to honey bee health: parasites, man made toxins, colony collapse

        • What to do if you want to start keeping bees

        • The concept of the Honey Bee colony as a "Super organism"

        • and much more!




Please call 231-228-7234 for more information and to reserve your seat. Class sizes limited to keep intimate and to promote the most optimal teacher to student ratio for this incredible experience!

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