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Bee Weekend | Oregon Honey (& Mead!) Festival 2019

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Ashland Elks Lodge #944

255 East Main Street

Ashland, OR 97520

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Taste Honey and Mead from Oregon and Honeys from all over the world at the Sixth Annual Oregon Honey Festival! Watch how Honey bees work together to raise their families, Learn the meaning of their sounds and dances. Imagine petting a fuzzy Bee! Meet diverse Beekeepers including Kids from the Lakota Youth Beekeepers who will share their Unique understanding of Bees and present their Honey for purchase. Watch colorful Dance accompanied by Native American Songs,

Understand how to source, order and keep your Bees with info from Beekeeper, Noah Clipp and Klamath Falls Beekeeping Association President Paul Davitt. Learn how to catch a Swarm in Style from Portland Urban Beekeeper’s Association President, Mandy Shaw and watch the National Geographic short film that made her famous!

Adults can learn about how Mead is made, about various kinds of Hives (they aren't all alike!), as well as Therapies and Remedies derived from Hive Products and the Best Therapeutic Plants to keep Bees Healthy. Kids can make seed Bombs, Roll-Your-Own candles, see types of Bees in the Hive and get hands-on experience with putting together hive components.

Live Music, Honey Mead, Jun, Organic, tasty treats and a silent Auction featuring everything from Pollinator Art to a Balloon ride, Pollinator jewelry, Art and Show Tckets round out this day of Cascade Girl Bee Weekend at the Sixth Annual Oregon Honey Festival! Buzz on in!

A limited number of donation tickets are available right now with a suggested donation of $10. Our profits go to education, support and conservation of Bees and other Pollinators. Kids eight and under can attend free with a parent.

Cascade Girl Organization is a nonprofit dedicated to providing education about pollinators, soil, flowers and sustainable, best practices in caring for them. We support small scale beekeeping, are Research Informed and Passion Driven!

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