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Honey Bees Under the Microscope - March 7, 2020

Event date/time: 
Saturday, March 7, 2020 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Dissect a bee to learn about honey bee internal and external anatomy!

March 7 - UMass Amherst - Amherst, MA 

Each participant takes home a dissecting kit! (includes forceps, pins, petri dish, etc. - everything but the microscope :))

$50 fee covers dissecting kits, handouts and light refreshments. Bring your own lunch. 

Limited space, so sign up soon!


Topics covered:

  • How to dissect a honey bee 
  • How to identify bee internal and external anatomy up close
  • How to use a dissecting microscope


This workshop is now FULL. 

To get on the waitlist, email Hannah Whitehead at


Some photos from our April 6, 2019 workshop!

April 6 microscope workshop

April 6 microscope workshop 2

April 6 microscope workshop instructors

Microscope close-up