Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The Kalamazoo Valley Museum Is the Place to BEE for this summer’s hands-on art programs. Every Wednesday in July from 1 to 4 p.m., visitors will be able to make ten different crafts related to bees. Children of all ages will enjoy free activities and the chance to explore a variety of artistic approaches to art.
Wednesdays, 1-4 pm
July 3: Bee Keepers will explore the different types of hives, the various roles of bees in the hive, and the process of pollination and beekeeping.
July 10: Bee Creative will let visitors use their imaginations to create art related to honey, wax, and bees through sculpture, collage, painting, and more.
July 17: Bee Jammin will let visitors discover how bees buzz, flight patterns, and how to do the wiggle dance. Staff from the Museum and the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra will also be demonstrating how brass instruments work in our Innovation Lab.
July 24: Bee Aware explores the effects of pollution, pesticides, and invasive species on honeybees and our food supply.
July 31: Bee Well lets visitors investigate the health benefits of bee-related products, how to be safe around bees, and cooking with honey.
Location:Kalamazoo Valley Museum
230 North Rose Street
Kalamazoo, MI 49007
Event Website: Click to Visit
Organizer: Kalamazoo Valley Museum
Organization: Kalamazoo Valley Museum
Organizer Phone: 269.373.7990
Organizer Email: [email protected]
- All Ages
- Crafts & Creative Activities
- Grades 3-5
- Grades K-2
- Kalamazoo / Portage
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