Explore the buzz around bees in NYC with this event presented by the Brooklyn Historical Society, from honey’s ascent on bar and restaurant menus, to the proliferation of urban apiaries and the unseen pesticide fallout impacting the city’s hives. Edible History queen bee Victoria Flexner moderates a conversation with meadmaker Raphael Lyon of Enlightenment Wines and Bushwick cocktail bar, Honey’s, and Tim O’Neal of Borough Bees.
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Urban Bees: Mead, Rooftop Farms, and an Environmental Crucible
Thursday, August 23
Doors: 6:00 pm
Event: 6:30 pm
$5 General Admission / Free for Members