We’ll be at Finnegans Brewery in Minneapolis on Thursday, December 6th from 5-8pm as part of the Elliot Park Neighborhood Art Walk. Stop on by for honey, lip balm, lotion, candles and all things honey. PLUS great local music! We’ll see you there!
This experiential class will cover the art and science of keeping bees in northern climates. The eight-session class meets at the Women’s Environmental Institute (WEI) farm campus and is designed for beginning beekeepers and will provide hands-on experience at each turning point of the season. Each session will focus on the changing tasks that are involved with keeping bees and will include one-on-one time with the hives, guided by Mike Mackiewicz from Bone Lake Meadows Apiary and co-founder of the Amador Hill Bee Club. You can register for the whole season or for one class at a time throughout the season.
WHEN: 4th Sunday of each month March-October 2019 12:30-4:00 (subject to adjustment) First Class meets on Sunday March 24, 12:30-4:00 Registration Fees eight-month training is $250 or $38 for one class
WHERE: WEI’s Amador Hill Farm and Orchard, 15715 River Road, North Branch, MN 55056
Click HERE to register
Christmas at the Historic Courthouse Gala and Holiday Bazaar, November 16-18, 2017, Washington County Historic Courthouse, 101 West Pine Street, Stillwater, MN 55082
- Friday Night: Gala Fundraiser, November 16, 6:30-9 p.m. Support the Washington County Historic Courthouse Restoration Fund! The Gala Fundraiser includes a souvenir tasting glass, wine and craft beer, hors d’oeuvres, door prizes, live music, and a first opportunity to shop our local craft vendors. This is a fundraiser for the Historic Courthouse Restoration Fund and open to all. $25. For tickets co.washington.mn.us/vchc
- Saturday and Sunday: Holiday Bazaar, Nov. 17 & 18, 10:00 a.m-4:00 FREE. Take in the sights and music of the season, shop for the perfect gift at the holiday bazaar, purchase locally made treats at the Holiday Bake Shop or bring your camera and take FREE photos with Santa Claus in his workshop from 12:00-3:00 p.m.
Join us on November 3, 2018 at the Chisago Lakes Annual PTO Craft Fair at the Chisago Lakes Middle School from 9:00am to 4:00pm. The middle school is located on Hwy 8 in Lindstrom, MN. We’d love to see you!
Chisago Lakes Middle School, 13750 Lake Boulevard, Lindstrom, Minnesota 55045
The thing about being a beekeeper and having a little black dog is that he is oftentimes mistaken for a baby black bear and gets stung. He has started alerting us to bees in the house with a very distinctive bark of “THERE’S A BEE, THERE’S A BEE, THERE’S A BEEEEEEEE!!!!” He’s such a good protector!