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Educational Boxes

WillBees maintains three Education Boxes that are freely available for our members who want to present bee-related topics. Each 30 Qt plastic bin contains the following items:

  • 1 wooden package box with feeding can and queen cage
  • 1 medium frame of plastic foundation
  • 12 laminated educational posters
  • 1 bottle of royal jelly, pollen, propolis (do not eat)
  • 1 bottle of bee pollen (do not eat)
  • 1 scale model of honey bee (apis mellifera)
  • 1 bee life cycle acrylic block (in a box with card)
  • 1 folder of paper materials
  • 1 Tupperware container of natural comb (do not open)
  • 2 blocks of molded beeswax
  • 1 beeswax lib balm
  • WillBees business cards and/or flyers

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There are currently 3 Education Boxes in circulation.


Current Location



Box 1

Bolingbrook, IL Darien Kruss Available

Box 2

Joliet, IL Pat Costion Available

Box 3

St. Anne, IL Norm & Marvelous Koster Available


To borrow an Educational Box for your event or presentation, submit a request form below, or call (630) 557-6233 and you will be contacted with more information.

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Please submit requests at least 3 days in advance
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Upon submission, the manager of the Education Boxes will review your application against the usage schedule and respond to you with more information.

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Meetings are generally 7:00pm-9pm
Will County Farm Bureau
100 Manhattan Rd
Joliet, IL 60433
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