Barbee the Bee Visits Sr. Lyn's Beehives


With beautiful photographs and clever dialogue from “Barbee the Bee,” the book takes readers on a journey to Baden with Sister LynSzymkiewicz, a certified beekeeper. The book is sprinkled with interesting facts about bees, how they adapt through the seasons, and how Sister Lyn cares for them.

As part of our Earth Tones ministry, Sister Lyn Szymkiewicz tends beehives on our Motherhouse grounds and also offers educational sessions to children at a local schools.This charming book is the result of a research project conducted by local elementary students who visited our apiary and learned about the bees and their hives.