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Vacation Program

  • Wednesday, April 14, 2010
  • 9:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • Designed for ages 6 to 12

Hive collapse is a still mysterious epidemic that is threatening the honeybee colonies that are essential partners in plant life cycles. Construct a bee house for mason bees who are filling in for bumble bees. Build a Bee Dance model. Learn the Bee Dance from Yale student, Maxwell Lanman, whose film became part of the Haagen Daz campaign to publicize the plight of the honeybees. See Max's film at

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