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Kids & Bees

Kids & Bees

Have you always been curious about what goes on inside of a beehive? Join Three Bears Honey at Lavender Hill Farm to learn what the “Buzz” is all about! This class will provide information about honeybees, an observation hive to safely see honeybees at work, a walking tour of the working bees at Lavender Hill Farm, a pollinator craft, a bee story, and a honey tasting. Click for more info!

Romancing the Stars at Lavender Hill Farm

Romancing the Stars at Lavender Hill Farm

Night Sky Storytelling. The Moon weaves a web of romance around the ancient lovers Venus and Mars this week, and by the time we meet, the waxing crescent will have carried their deepest secrets to the heart of the Lion, at the star Regulus, where all true romance is given the light that makes it shine! Join us for romantic tales of the night, of lover’s star crossed and triumphant, as they make their way through the land of the Milky Way. Click for more info and to purchase tickets.

The Tales of Perseus

The Tales of Perseus

Join us for a rich evening of storytelling under the stars with Star Lore Historian Mary Stewart Adams, your engaging guide to naked eye observation of summer’s night sky wonders. During this star adventure Mary will lead you to the outer edge of the Perseid Meteor Shower peak, to cast your best wishes to the stars and hear the tales of Perseus, the comet that causes his shower, and the drama unfolding through the night overhead in this season. Participants will receive star maps and guidance around the night sky for an unforgettable evening under Northern Michigan’s starry skies. Click for more information and to purchase tickets!

Giants of the Night Sky

Giants of the Night Sky

Come celebrate the giants in the sky at Lavender Hill Farm with Star Lore Historian Mary Stewart Adams. On this night, the planets Saturn and Jupiter will rise up in the east after the Sun sets low in the west, dominating the night as they march across the thickest region of the Milky Way stars toward their rare and great conjunction later this year. Star maps, guidance around the sky, and interactive stories combine to make this a terrific way to experience all the best of Northern Michigan’s summer nights. Click for more information and to purchase tickets!