Beekeeping seminar The Howard County Beekeepers Association offers a one-day seminar beginning at 10 a.m. at the Robinson Nature Center, 6692 Cedar Lane in Columbia. Participants can learn basic facts about honey bees, plant pollination, and the fundamentals of beekeeping. Topics include honey bee biology, benefits of keeping bees, obtaining and installing your bees, getting and setting up your beekeeping equipment, inspecting your bees and products of the hive. Registration fee is $20. Information: 410-313-0400.