By Phran Novelli
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – If you’ve ever thought about maybe becoming a beekeeper, tonight you can learn more about it at a FREE two-hour workshop from 7 to 9 pm at the University of Delaware, in Room 132 of the Townsend Building at 531 S. College Avenue in Newark.READ MORE: Missing 6-Year-Old Sahara Little Found Safe, Stolen Vehicle Found In Checkers Parking Lot, Police Say
The New Castle County beekeepers designed this workshop for total novices, so if you’re not a beekeeper but have wondered what it’s all about, here’s your chance to learn how to get started in beekeeping and how wonderful it can be to have these pollinators on your property to help gardens near you produce more fruits and vegetables while you feed the bees with flowers you grow, and then share their honey too.READ MORE: 23-Year-Old Dies After Tuesday Night Shooting In Kensington, Police Say
This two-hour workshop is free, but space is limited, so if you’d like to go tonight, email Bill Leitzinger at NCCBeekeepers@gmail.com to register.MORE NEWS: WATCH LIVE: Philadelphia Officials To Provide Update To Anti-Violence Efforts Underway Citywide
This time next year, you could be giving your own jars of honey as gifts!