Come along and join us for some fun with "B" things like Bees and Butterflies. Create Bee art, taste honey produced by Melbourne City Rooftop bees, grow some flowers and find out how you can protect endangered species (Baw Baw frogs & Bettongs). On Sunday you can BYO your own Granny or Grown-up and learn to make pickles.
Saturday @ the van:
10:30 - 12:30 Gardening activity with Natasha Grogan from The Sage Garden
12:30 - 1:30 Honey tastings & honey art (samples from Melbourne City Rooftop Honey)
1:30 - 3:30 Alice Zaslavsky making honeycomb & buzzing about B foods
10:00-4:00 "Bee-ing Me" creative fun - with art educator Hayley Rivers
Sunday @ the van:
10-4pm honey art, honey tasting & edu/info give aways (from us, Melbourne Zoo, Dairy Australia etc)
Sunday @ Artplay
Rebecca Sullivan visits from SA to showcase "Bee-ing with Granny" Skills with kids and their special grannys or grown-ups - making pickled zucchini, sauerkraut & honey flavoured bliss-balls. BYO Jar with lid.
Ages: 6-12 years Cost: $15 per child
This event is a partnership between Artplay and the Children's Food Education Foundation who have collaborated on Melbourne Food & Wine Festival kid's food events since 2005.