We are starting our series on “Discovering Hidden Treasures of Philadelphia and its Surroundings” with a trip to the Philadelphia Honey Festival in the Bartram’s Garden on Sunday September 8. “Bartram’s Garden is a 45-acre National Historic Landmark operated by the John Bartram Association in cooperation with Philadelphia Parks and Recreation. It is a destination and an outdoor classroom, living laboratory, and membership organization for ever-expanding audiences. For more info visit the site: http://bartramsgarden.org/
Fun Things to Do at the Honey Festival!
Experience an open hive demonstration, honey extractions, tastings, and sales from local Philadelphia beekeepers, a live “bee-bearding” and more (see schedule for details at:
There will also be a fall plant sale and guided tours of the grounds and garden, as well as FREE access to kayaks and rowboats for Schuylkill River paddling from 11 am to 3 pm.
We will start gathering on Sunday at 10:15am in the elevator Lounge next to the Office (room 112A in English House). We will live the house at 10:30am.
It is a free event and KCECH will cover for the trolley tokens.
If you are interested and would like to join the trip please reply to this email by Saturday at 8pm.
10th Annual Philadelphia HONEY FEST THIS SUNDAY
JOIN US FOR THIS FUN & FREE EVENT