Building Bee HotelsHighlands Garden Club invites you to hear guest speaker Hal Hopkins, a man who is avidly involved in studying native bees.
Date and time: Wednesday, April 13 at 7:00 pm
Location: Highlands Community League, 6112 – 113 Avenue
Admission: FREE or Bring seeds to share with your neighbors
Hal has set up and monitored bee hotels at the University of Alberta Farm and has collaborated with the Edmonton & Area Land Trust on bee hotels. He shared information in an article on bee hotels in the Fall 2015 issue of Alberta Nature magazine. Hal will now share with us his experiences on what the bees prefer and what they don’t like.
Note: Bee hotels are built for solitary bees which do not sting.