Sat, Sep 09|
Honey & Apple Days
Discover the buzz and sweetness of fall at Gees Bees Honey Company Farm's Honey & Apple Days—where you can learn the art of honey-making and pick apples fresh from the orchard!
Time & Location
Sep 09, 2023, 10:15 a.m. – 10:45 a.m.
Ottawa, 538 River Rd, Gloucester, ON K1V 1E9, Canada
About the event
Celebrate the Sweetness of Autumn at Gees Bees Honey Company Farm During Our Annual Honey & Apple Days!
🍯🍎 Event Overview 🍎🍯
Get ready to immerse yourself in the enchanting world of honey and apples! Come and explore Gees Bees Honey Company Farm during our much-anticipated annual Honey & Apple Days, where you'll learn about nature's most magical transformations.
🐝 All about Honey with Beekeeper Dorothy 🐝
Join our resident Beekeeper Dorothy for educational sessions at the following times:
- 10:15 am
- 11:00 am
- 11:45 am
- 1:15 pm
- 2:00 pm
Learn how our industrious bees turn flower nectar into delicious honey, and how they play a critical role in pollinating flowers, especially our luscious apples! This is the perfect opportunity to get answers to all your buzzing questions about bees.
📚 Storytime and Book Signing with Lucie Dazé 📚 [SATURDAY ONLY]
For the little ones, we have a special treat! Author Lucie Dazé will grace us with her presence in the pollinator garden for two special readings of her delightful book, "Rosy's Escape."
Reading times on Saturday
- 10:45 am
- 11:30 am
- 12:15 pm
- 12:45 pm
Stick around after the readings for a personal book signing session with Lucie!
🍯 Visit Our Honey Shop for Free Samples! 🍯
Don't miss a visit to our Honey Shop, where you can explore a wide array of honey products, candles and skincare products! Best of all, we're offering free samples for you to taste the liquid gold produced right here on our farm. Discover your new favorite honey and take home a jar or two!
🍏 Apple-Picking Adventure 🍏
What better way to enjoy the fruits of our bees' labor than by picking your own apples? Gather a bagful of apples from our orchard for just $5 per bag! (Purchased on site. Availability subject to seasonal conditions.)