Urban Homesteading 101: Bees, Balms and Salves
5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 6Art Lab
Learn about raising bees and how their by-products are used in healing balms and salves with beekeeper and chemist Dee Barker of Abeille Alaska and Yaari Walker of Riiglluk Creations, who creates balms and salves in the Yupik tradition. Urban Homesteading classes connect contemporary Alaska lifeways with history and context through the museum collection and hands-on learning with local experts. $20, members receive 10 percent discount. Pre-registration required.