Classes / Field Trips

Scheduled Field Trips

Schools, Scouts, or Multi-Family

For Children ages 4-16

Topics

  • Honeybees

  • Beekeeping

  • Pollination

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What you can to expect to experience and learn

  • Experience hands on activities and show-and-tell equipment

  • Engage the senses: Taste honey, smell beeswax and touch pollen

  • Learn the science behind honeybees and their colony

  • Understand the relationship between humans, honeybees and our food web

  • "Bee" inspired by the importance of pollinators in the earths's ecosystem

Cost

1.5 hour Field Trip

  • Recommended for ages 11-16

  • Base Price: Up to 15 students: $140 +tax

  • Additional students (25 max per class): $7.00 each +tax

  • Includes a trip to the bee yard to see live bees! Weather permitting.

  • Teachers, support staff, parents: Free

 

60 minute Field Trip

  • Recommended for ages 7-11

  • Base Price: Up to 10 students: $80 +tax

  • Additional students (20 max per class): $7.00 each +tax

  • Includes a trip to the bee yard to see a hive set up (no live bees inside)

  • Teachers, support staff, parents: Free

 

30 minute Field Trip

  • Recommended for ages 4-6

  • Base Price: Up to 10 students: $55 +tax

  • Additional students (15 max per class): $5.50 each +tax

  • Topics are brief and summarized for a younger audience

  • Teachers, support staff, parents: Free


A $50 deposit is required at the time of booking

All who attend must sign a waiver even if they are not visiting the bee yard.

Children must be accompanied by the appropriate number of adults (teachers/parents)

Schedule/Contact

To schedule a tour

Email: keepers@messnerbeefarm.com

Subject: TOURS - "Your Organization Name"

Body: Include age of children, number of children,desired length of field trip


 

Sorry, our field trips, tours, and classes have been fully booked for 2019. We love that you want to learn about bees and invite you to stop by our store if you want some casual bee conversation!

If you'd like to be put on our wait list please email keepers@messnerbeefarm.com.

Thank you!