Written by Forager Paul B. This past November, I, along with my mother, sister, and younger brother, had the pleasure of planting dune grass at the Back Bay Wildlife Refuge along the coast in Virginia Beach. The refuge houses a variety of different creatures including snakes, birds, frogs, turtles and otters. Planting dune grass is […]
The Foragers had a packed January meeting. We started with our normal business meeting. Our member, Ellie, gave her educational program on the queen bee. We learned that: You can identify the queen by her long abdomen and faint stripes when compared to the worker bees. Beekeepers use five different colors to mark the queen […]
What a fun time the Foragers had at our December monthly meeting. Luther presented his first ever Forager program on honey bees and the hive to the club and did a wonderful job. After conducting the business meeting, we moved on to our Christmas party where all members brought a dish. We had meatballs, sandwiches, […]
Congratulations to Forager member, Nina, for earning 2nd place at the Virginia State Fair for her photo “Frosted Dandelion in Micro Lens”. She entered her photo in the Youth Creative Arts division in the Digital Manipulation category. We are very proud of her!