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Event Calendar

Bee-lieve it or Not! The Secret Lives of Honey Bees

Event Information

Date: Tuesday, 10/02/2018

Time: 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM

Fee: Free!

Age: All ages

Contact Phone: 708.946.2216

Location: Plum Creek Nature Center

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Event Details

An interactive exhibition, “Bee-lieve it or Not! The Secret Lives of Honey Bees” provides a fun approach to learning about the amazing world of these incredible creatures. The exhibition includes life-size honey bee habitat furniture to hide in, an interactive exhibit gallery displaying text and graphics, and an educational video game about pollinators. While visiting, be sure to see the other pollinators that live in our native garden surrounding the nature center. The exhibition was organized by the Purdue Agriculture Exhibit Design Center, Purdue University, and is brought to the Forest Preserve through funding provided by The Nature Foundation of Will County.

Event Requirements

This program runs from Saturday, September 1 through Friday, November 30.

Hours are as follows:

  • Tuesdays-Saturdays: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
  • Sundays: Noon-4 p.m

No registration is required.

The exhibition will be located indoors in an accessible facility. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should call 708.946.2216, or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.

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