Amateur
Entomologists'
Society

The Louth Festival of the Bees 2013


16 May 2013 23:00 - 22 May 2013 23:00

Location: Louth, Lincolnshire, UK.

Event description

A month of activities, celebrating Wildflowers and Bees with Art and Science, raising public awareness and understanding of the ecology of wildflowers and pollinators.

17th - 23rd May
Art exhibitions at various Louth venues, featuring works by specialists in botanical painting and artists for whom bees and wildflowers provide inspiration through drawing, painting, photography and sound. The exhibitions will be curated through scientific eyes, revealing the significance of biodiversity throughout the Lincolnshire Marsh and Wolds.

23rd May
Conference Day. Louth's British Legion Hall hosts exhibitions, demonstrations, workshops and trade stands, all related to wildflowers and their pollinators. In the evening talks will be given by Brigit Strawbridge on Wild Bees, Mark Schofield on Wildflowers, Jane Bayley on African Beekeeping and Val Littlewood on Painting Insects.

Admissions free thanks to The Co-operative Community Fund.

Organisation details

This event was not organised by the AES. Please contact the event organiser if you have any queries.

Event organiser: Transition Town Louth

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