Let's celebrate the insect responsible for pollinating 30% of the food in the United States! Our fuzzy pollinator friends – and our beekeeping friends – help grow some of your favorite fruits and vegetables, so let's show them some much needed love.
From 10am – 2pm join us in the Insectarium as our apiarist and entomologists help members and guests explore why honey bees are so important to our ecosystem. Grab some crafts to take home with you, and pick up some sweet bee-themed swag!
Take-Home Crafts and Swag Include:
- Honey Tasting!
- Check out beekeeping tools like bee suits, smokers, bee-frames, and more!
- Pollinator coloring pages
- Bee fact sheets
- Bee books for kids
- Fuzzy bee pompom
- Sunflower squeez-ee toys and pens
- Seed packets to start your own pollinator garden