First Sunday Guided Nature Tour: Bees, Pollinator Plants & Me
$5 per person suggested donation
All ages welcome; children accompanied by adults
Learn about the Lazy Dog Honey beehives at JSP from the beekeeper himself, John Antenucci! Also, Janet Osborn will teach us about pollinator friendly plants and trees. This will be an approximate 1-hour guided tour with some walking and standing. Plus honey tasting!!!
John Antenucci has been a beekeeper for more than 25 years and started the Lazy Dog Honey brand more than a decade ago. He is known for his experience in mentoring new beekeepers and tending and trouble shooting problems in apiaries in Central Kentucky. In addition to Josephine Sculpture Park, Lazy Dog maintains colonies for the Kentucky Governor’s Mansion, Shaker Village, SteepleView Farm in Owenton among a dozen other locations.
Janet Osborn is an experienced landscaper and specializes in wildflowers, native plant and tree species and other pollinator friendly plants. She has been keeping and tending bees for 5 years, including those st JSP. Janet assists individuals with creating and maintaining pollinator friendly habitats in and around Frankfort.
**Accessibility: Our paths are mowed and traverse the landscape to be as accessible as possible by motorized wheel chair. However, some paths are not accessible. Please contact us prior to your visit if you would like to reserve our golf cart.**