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World Bee Day 2018- Swedish Sustainability and Family Day

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Embassy of Sweden

5 Turrana Street

Yarralumla, ACT 2600

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World Bee Day 2018- Swedish Sustainability and Family Day

Location: The Embassy of Sweden

Time: 1.00 - 4.00 pm

Date: 20 May 2018


The Embassy of Sweden invites you to enjoy an afternoon of festivities in the garden to commemorate the very first World Bee Day. The focus of the day is to celebrate sustainability and showcase sustainable practice for our daily lives. An afternoon event filled with fun activities for the whole family.

Bee there!


Activities

  • A traditional Swedish Quiz Walk with questions located around the garden

  • The IKEA Fika Café serving coffee, tea, saft (cordial) and sweets

  • H&M’s Conscious Collection will be on display. Bring your old, damaged or un-donate-able clothing for recycling at the Garment Collection Center (1 item per person and no plastic bags)

  • Games and activities for children

  • Visit the Embassy’s Beehives

  • Beekeeping, try protective clothing and get close to the bees

  • Honey Cracking, learn and see a demonstration on extracting honey from the honeycomb

  • Honey Tasting

  • Gardening tips on bee attracting flowers and plants for your ACT garden

  • Panel Discussion on bees and their environment

  • Swedish Choir

  • Scandinavian Folk Dancing

  • Free Gifts for all participants


Regular updates and full program will be posted on the Facebook and Eventbrite sites closer to the event

See the Embassy Facebook page for more information and ongoing updates: https://www.facebook.com/embassyofswedenincanberra/

Register your attendance here at Eventbrite, tickets must be shown on entry (try to avoid printing and show your ticket on your phone)

* This is a Free Event open to the public. Street Parking is available in the area.

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