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Ask the Beekeeper

Junior the beekeeper

Where does beeswax come from? What do bees eat? Why don’t the bees sting you? How did you become a beekeeper? Join us live with Wave Hill’s beekeeper Junior Schouten as he shares amazing facts about honeybees and the complex social structure within a bee colony. If you are curious about bees and beekeeping, here’s your chance to ask our expert!

Space is limited. Registration for this event is now closed. Registrants will receive a follow-up email with a secure and private link to the event the day before.

If you have any questions about this program or have registration questions, please contact us at 718.549.3200 ext. 305 or

About Junior Schouten

Junior Schouten is a Bronx-based beekeeper and horticulturist specializing in organic vegetable gardening and edible landscaping. This is his third year maintaining the apiary at Wave Hill.

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