2011-10-13 / About Town

Learn about beekeeping at library presentation

A presentation on beekeeping will be held on Wednesday, Oct. 19, at 7 p.m. at the Jamestown Philomenian Library.

Participants will learn about beekeeping from the apiculture of the Jamestown Community Farm, including the structure of a hive, the roles of the queen, workers and drones, and the costs, challenges and rewards of beekeeping.

Those on hand will also be able to taste the difference between commercial honey and local honey.

The program is free and open to the public.

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