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Celebrate National Honey Bee Day at Edison and Ford Winter Estates

August 17 @ 9:00 am - 2:00 pm

Free

In celebration of National Honey Bee Day on August 17, the public is invited to learn about bees and native plants for pollinators at Edison Ford Winter Estates. The days’ itinerary includes a live honey extraction demonstration, a honey bee lecture by David Westervelt with the Florida State Beekeepers Association, and Tony Mauriello and Kara Tyler-Julian from the Coccoloba Chapter of the Florida Native Plant Society will give a presentation on Florida native plants for pollinators. There will be local honey available for sale and tasting and informational tables with guests from the Florida Native Plant Society, Florida State Beekeepers Association, and Solitary Bee Homes. Florida native and other pollinator plants will be available for purchase. This free event does not include admission to the homes, gardens, museum, or laboratory.

Details

Date:
August 17
Time:
9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.edisonfordwinterestates.org

Organizer

Edison and Ford Winter Estates
Phone:
239-334-7419
Email:
info@edisonfordwinterestates.org
Website:
https://www.edisonfordwinterestates.org

Venue

Edison & Ford Winter Estates
2350 McGregor Blvd
Fort Myers, FL 33901 United States
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