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Honeybees and ‘The Taste Of Honey’

May 1st, 2017 | Category: Lecture Series, MDC News

Honeybees and “The Taste Of Honey” will be the topic of the May monthly lecture at The Marine Discovery Center.

Marlin Athearn, a University of Florida Certified Master Beekeeper, will be the guest speaker. Athearn will discuss the importance of bees as pollinators, how honey is made and harvested, and what citizens should and should not do in their lawns to better protect the health of honeybees.

A variety of different local and regional honeys will be available for tasting at the event. Locally harvested honey will also be available for purchase.


when: Thursday May 18th, 6 p.m.
where: Marine Discovery Center, 520 Barracuda Blvd, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32169
cost: FREE

 The lecture is open to the public at no charge.
No reservations are required.