Bumblebees Get Help from Maple Grove Area

You can save the bees.

You might’ve heard the recent buzz: Several Minnesota bumblebee species are in an unfortunate decline. If you’ve wondered how these bees live and what you can do to help, join Elaine Evans, a University of Minnesota entomologist, to learn more about bumblebee biology and conservation. The afternoon includes an optional prairie walk to practice capturing and surveying bumblebees. Ages 7 and older. 11 a.m.–1 p.m. August 17, reservations required with activity number 312201-08. $5.