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Meet the Keepers: Bees

Bees of Duke Gardens.
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Thursday, April 19, 2018
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1:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Plan your Duke Gardens visit to include this special opportunity to meet the keepers of the Charlotte Brody Discovery Garden. In this class, assistant horticulturist Nick Schwab will explain what and how bees eat and how they communicate. The Meet the Keepers series will continue on April 26, with horticulturist Lindsey Fleetwood introducing you to the chickens and explaining their preferences, including dust baths, and on May 3 with curator and horticulturist Jason Holmes exploring fascinating facts about plants and gardening. Dates and topics: gardening on April 12 or May 3, bees on April 19 or May 10; chickens on April 26 or May 17. Location: Charlotte Brody Discovery Garden. Fee: Free drop-in program for all ages. Adult chaperone required for children. Parking fees apply. Information: 919-668-1707 or

Contact: Registrar