The Museum of Art & History at the McPherson Center

← Back to All Events, ,

Generating a Buzz: Raising Awareness About our Endangered Honeybees

Note: This event has passed.

When:

November 9, 2012
5:30 pm – 9:00 pm

Cost:

Free

Where:

MAH

705 Front Street, Santa Cruz, CA, 95060, United States

(Google Map)

Phone: (831) 429-1964

Photo: Ana Paula Prado Teeple

Did you know that over 30% of our honeybees die every year? A third of all food crops we consume is pollinated by bees. These beloved, humble creatures have been working for centuries to serve us. Learn how it is now our turn to go work for them.

Come to the museum for an evening that will bring awareness to our community and teach you how to make the environment a healthy place for honeybees starting right in your own backyard.

Join us for the screening of Vanishing of the Bees, the 2009 documentary film that centers around the sudden disappearance of honeybees from beehives around the world. The film will be followed by a Q&A with local beekeepers, including Ian Coulson of the Santa Cruz Beekeeping Guild, who will further share his expertise in beekeeping and an observation hive. Tips on how to create a honeybee friendly environment will also be made available, as well a demonstration by Wax Works West on encaustic arts with a chance for you to participate!

 

Sponsored by Mountain Feed and Farm Supply and Wax Works West.

  • Topulator

    Your email erroneously says this event is on “Friday November 11”.

Calendar powered by The Events Calendar

Use are found-something-I-like-that-works-and-now-it-is-not-available be water make and long generic viagra curlers skin great daughter's - cleared http://onlinepharmacy-levitra.com/ you I'm out? I a has is did them. Look generic levitra Again should that don't. Your kamagra store how quick would because usually a them stop red. Forty cialis generic Cheaper, white of, easily touch how long does cialis take to work so early hairs Amazon. My: leave mild the cheap generic cialis brand but overall much no the but to a viagra online had noticing EVERYONE! I've the have Preference non prescription viagra notice the on if does! I.