Wayland Middle School science teacher Lori Howell and Assistant Superintendent of Finance & Operations Patricia Velie, have started a Wayland Union Schools Beekeepers Extracurricular Club for students. in middle school and high school. A couple of informational meetings have been held and today the hives officially were started with nucs provided by Jim VanBeek, a friend of the district. Updates will be provided and a summer meeting date to maintain the hives and then again start weekly meetings next school year. Participants can learn about bees, about peoples’ ecological impact, and about harvesting honey.