Beekeepers of Door County to Hold Dec. 4 Meeting at Crossroads

Last Monday, the Friends of Crossroads decked the halls of the Collins Learning Center. They invite all to visit the Center between 2 – 4:30 pm daily to check out the Snowy Owl in the Wildlife Exhibit, enjoy the new bird feeding station and see the decorations.

On Dec. 1 at 2 pm the Friday Film is Our Wisconsin Birds. This Wisconsin Public Television special has stunning footage of some of the birds that live in or visit our state. The program is free and open to the public. Meet in the Lecture Hall of the Collins Learning Center.

The next meeting of the Beekeepers of Door County is Dec. 4, 6:30 pm. “A Caribbean Bee Cruise Travelogue” is the featured program. View entertaining slides of apiaries visited by Bill and Barb Meyer during their Caribbean Honeybee cruise. Bill also will review information from the Wisconsin Honey Producers State Meeting which was held in Eau Claire this November. The meeting will also include a honey sampling social. Meet at the Collins Learning Center.

On Dec. 5 at 7 pm, the Door Peninsula Astronomical Society (DPAS) will hold their monthly meeting. Visitors are always welcome at the monthly meetings of DPAS. The Astronomy Basics presentation will be “Don’t Buy a Crummy Telescope for a Present.” Dr. John Beck will present the program “Misconceptions in Astronomy” and, if time permits, an “Ask an Astronomer” Q&A will be offered. The meeting is free and open to the public. Meet at the Stonecipher Astronomy Center, 2200 Utah Street, Sturgeon Bay.

Crossroads at Big Creek is a donor-supported learning preserve made up of The Cove, Big Creek, and Ida Bay preserves. The Collins Learning Center, located at 2041 Michigan Street, is open 2 – 4:30 pm daily and during scheduled events. The preserves and restrooms are open, free of charge, 24/7.

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