Very exciting news that we will bee attending the annual “Craft Out West” event of 2013.
We got an invitation from Adele White who forms part of the team arranging the event. Adele explained that “…Craft Out West, is a two day craft show held annually to raise money for Hospice West Auckland.”
“…This will be the shows sixth year. It was previously held in July but this year it has been moved to the second weekend in November i.e. 9th and 10th (10am to 4pm both days). A great opportunity or Christmas gift shoppers as well as lovers of handcrafts and art. In past years there have been 2,000 – 3,000 visitors to the show over the weekend.”
We were very excited and grateful for the opportunity, so of course we said ‘yes'.
We will Bee sharing our love of Bees with the public by promoting ‘backyard beekeeping'.
We will Bee selling organic honey that our neighbours Terry and Karlene produce in their commercial kitchen…we'll have a taster jar on hand so you can taste what the Bees in the Bethells Valley produce from our kiwi native bush, mmmmm…yummy….
We will bee making some artwork canvases all related to Bees and as a special treat, we'll have some novelty Honey Bee Cakes made by Robyn the founder of the newly opened “Just Cake It” – specialising in bespoke cakes and a range of novelty event cakes….more yummm…
Robyn's cake from last years Bee Week
…very exciting, so bee there or bee square…come along….support Hospice West Auckland …support your local artists and craftspeople ! …oh and your local beekeepers 🙂
When: Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th November – 10am to 4pm
Where: Westwave Recreation Centre, 20 Alderman Drive Henderson.
Tickets: Adults $5.00 Senior Citizens $3.00 Children under 12years FREE.
Tickets available at the door.
Don't bee shy, come and say ‘hi'
…its the kiwimana buzz…
Hospice Out West
Ph: (09) 834 9750
Ph: (09) 810 8449
Just Cake It
Ph: (09) 832 0522
kiwimana – beekeeping equipment, supplies and Bees
Ph: (09) 810 9965
She loves New Zealand native flora and fauna, her fav is the Kowhai...with Manuka honey close second ; )
Some of you may know that Margaret is a qualified Life Coach, she trained through the Coaching Academy in London and holds DipPC.Adv.