Honey Bee Festival

February 11, 2014 Updated Feb 11, 2014 at 6:12 PM EDT

Event Details

Date(s) & Time(s)::

May 3, 2014 at 10:00 AM until 2:30 PM

Location: Buffalo and Erie County Botanical Gardens

Phone: 716.827.1584

Link: http://www.buffalogardens.com/collections/events

Event Description

February 11, 2014 Updated Feb 11, 2014 at 6:12 PM EDT

Tickets for the festival: GM, Master Gardeners and students $10, NM $15. Children’s honeybee activities will also be taking place in the Wegmans Family Garden from 10am-12pm. Sponsored by: Mercy Hospital of Buffalo. Go to www.buffalogardens.com for more information.
10am - Vendor Fair - Check out all the offerings folks have available, from honey samples to beekeeping supplies, sure to “bee” a hit with all!
11am - Dr. Reed Johnson - Lecture
Dr. Johnson is an Assistant Professor from the Department of Entomology at Ohio State University. He will speak on research that discusses honeybees and pesticides-a topic of current interest and concern! A question and answer period follows the lecture.
12-12:30pm - Lunch - Grab some lunch and visit the vendors!
12:30 & 1:30pm - Film Screening: More than Honey or Guided Visit to the Gardens’ Demonstration Hive

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