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GloryBee Bee Weekend

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When:
April 11, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – April 12, 2014 @ 8:00 pm GMT0
2014-04-11T16:00:00+00:00
2014-04-12T20:00:00+00:00
Where:
GloryBee Factory Store
29548 Airport Road
Eugene, OR 97402
USA
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Kristin Kokkeler
541/689-0913

On Friday April 11th and Saturday April 12th, GloryBee will host its 39th Annual Bee Weekend! This two-day community event is packed with beekeeping education, distribution of pre-ordered packages of live bees, live demonstrations, honey sampling, onsite food vendors and additional activities.

Pickup Dates and Times:
Friday, April 11th, 2013; 9:00 am to 4:00 pm Saturday, April 12th, 2013; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm

Meet the 2014 American Honey Queen
Susannah serves as a national spokesperson on behalf of the American Beekeeping Federation, a trade organization representing beekeepers and honey producers throughout the United States.

Visit with Bee Girl on Friday
Bee Girl, Sarah Red-Laird, will teach “Honey Beeology” and will conduct an array of activities using beeswax, honey, propolis and more. Open to all ages.

Bee Installation Demonstrations

We offer several free on-site demonstrations on installing and caring for your bees. These informative demos are given by GloryBee President and Founder, Dick Turanski. The schedule for these demos is as follows:

Friday, April 11th, 2012: Demos at 9:00 am, 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, and 3:00pm Saturday, April 12, 2012: Demos at 8:00 am; 9:30 am; and 11:00 am

But That’s Not All!

You don’t have to be a beekeeper to participate! Bee Weekend has become a popular community event, featuring honey tasting, and so much more. Additionally, our Factory Store will be open so you can purchase supplies, bee-related gifts and toys, and a variety of tasty treats. Come see the bees up-close and learn more about these tiny and amazing creatures!

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