Seeds and Bees

Seeds & Bees is a free family-oriented event on Saturday April 29, 1-4 pm. Take home seeds and seedlings for your garden or patio. Learn about native Oregon bees and how to plant and care for them. Make your own bee house. Crafts, games and story time with The Bee Lady. Free ice-cream social.

Children’s Activities – Downstairs

Story Time with The Bee Lady 
1:00-1:15  I Am a Bee, by Rebecca and James McDonald
2:00-2:15  Save the Bees, by Bethany Stahl
3:00-3:15  Senorita Mariposa, byBen Gundersheimer

Steve Gomes, OSU Extension Service, 4-H Junior Bee Keeping hive
3:30-4:00  Ice Cream Social

Bee Talks – Upstairs

1:00  Adriana Lovell, Tualatin Soil & Water Conservation District: Planting for Native Pollinators
2:00  OSU Master Melittologist Brian Allen: The Oregon Bee Atlas
3:00  Master Gardeners Jack Shorr and Eric Butler: Planting Home Gardens to Attract Pollinators