Sat, Aug 17 | Yakima Valley Museum

All About Bees!

August 17 is National Beekeepers Day and we officially open our new bee exhibit. Dr. Katie Buckley, an entomologist with Washington State Department of Agriculture will give a talk about bees.
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All About Bees!

Time & Location

Aug 17, 2019, 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Yakima Valley Museum, 2105 Tieton Drive, Yakima, WA 98902, USA

About The Event

Yakima Valley Museum’s new living honey bee exhibit officially opens August 17th to coincide with National Beekeepers Day. Come join us and see what all the buzz is about!

Katie Buckley from the Central Washington Beekeepers Association will be giving a talk about the fascinating role bees play in our daily lives and how their health is vitally important to the valley we know and love.

Dr. Buckley is an entomologist with a focus on conservation biological control in vineyards from Washington State University. She also holds an MS in Entomology with a focus on pollination ecology from the University of Florida, and a BS in Entomology from Purdue University. She currently works at the WSDA investigating invasive species. If you have questions about insects, Katie has an answer.

Talk is free to the public, come for a sweet treat! Please join us for what is sure to be a fascinating discussion about honey bees.

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