The Bridgewater Historical Society hosts Bill Mares for his presentation Bees Besieged: A History of Beekeeping on Sunday, August 26th at 2:00 pm. A writer and beekeeper for 45 years, Bill will tell the origins and evolution of beekeeping with paticular emphasis on his research in Vemont. This is a Vermont Humanities event and is free and open to the public. The Bridgewater Historical Society is located on 12 North Bridgewater Road, Bridgewater VT 05034. Refreshments will be served.