National Honey Month: On Display

IMG_3117September 2015 Exhibit:
September is National Honey Month

Curated by: Calvin Gross

IMG_3106Join Hutchins Library in our sweet celebration of National Honey Month!

IMG_3098 IMG_3099 (3)According to the National Honey Board “More than ever, people are looking for natural ingredients and it is hard to imagine anything more pure and natural than one-ingredient honey.”

IMG_3100 On display in Hutchins Library are examples of a horizontal top bar hive as well as a Langstroth hive, as well as tools of the beekeeping trade and a few old photographs of early beekeeping in Berea and the surrounding area.

IMG_3103         IMG_3113 IMG_3114The library will also host a “Lunch at the Library” where Dr. Sean Clark will discuss Bee Keeping at Berea College. This event will be held on Thursday, September 17th on the library’s main floor. Lunch will be served at 11:45 and the lecture will begin at noon and last until 1:00pm.

IMG_3115 IMG_3116Stop by the display and enter for a chance to win locally-sourced and made lip balm made from beeswax!

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