Discover how the City of Detroit and a group of dedicated Detroiters are helping strengthen nature’s super pollinator at the DNR Outdoor Adventure Center in downtown Detroit. The program will be held Saturday, Aug. 19, World Honeybee Day: The Life of a Honey Bee, beginning at 1 p.m. The program features special guest speaker Brian Peterson-Roest of Bees in the “D.” The group is setting up hives in select locations throughout the city.
Participants will become honorary members of a honey bee hive and learn about the different responsibilities and roles of the honey bee’s short life. Geared for kids through adults, the program is free with the price of Outdoor Adventure Center admission.
The Outdoor Adventure Center is located at 1801 Atwater Street, Detroit, MI 48207