June is Pollinator Month!

Buzzing with Excitement: Bee City USA Asheville Celebrates Pollinator Month

As spring transitions into summer, Asheville, North Carolina, is abuzz with excitement as Bee City USA Asheville kicks off Pollinator Month with a flurry of events aimed at celebrating and protecting our precious pollinators, particularly the industrious bees. Throughout the entire month, Bee City USA Asheville is leading the charge in raising awareness and fostering appreciation for the crucial role that pollinators play in our ecosystem.

Bee City USA Asheville, a nonprofit organization dedicated to creating sustainable habitats for pollinators, is at the forefront of this vital mission. Through education, advocacy, and community engagement, they are galvanizing the greater Asheville area to become a haven for pollinators by increasing the abundance of native plants, providing essential nest sites, and reducing the use of harmful pesticides.

Throughout Pollinator Month, Bee City USA Asheville is hosting a diverse array of events designed to engage and inspire the community to take meaningful action to support pollinators. From educational workshops and garden tours to hands-on volunteering opportunities and family-friendly activities, there’s something for everyone to get involved in.

Bee City USA Asheville Events Schedule for Pollinator Month

Sample from Bee City USA Asheville Events Schedule for Pollinator Month

In addition to the summit, “The Bees’ Needs: Understanding and Supporting Pollinators Summit” with keynote speaker, Dr. Stephen Buchmann, Bee City USA Asheville is organizing guided Pollinator Garden Tours, providing participants with the opportunity to explore local gardens teeming with life and learn how to create their own pollinator-friendly landscapes at home.

Furthermore, Bee City USA Asheville is partnering with local businesses and organizations to host Pollinator-themed events and activities throughout the month. From beekeeping workshops and honey tastings to art exhibits and film screenings, these events aim to spark conversations and inspire positive change in our community.

By attending these events and supporting Bee City USA Asheville’s efforts, individuals can make a tangible difference in the fight to protect pollinators and preserve biodiversity. Whether it’s planting native flowers in your backyard, advocating for pollinator-friendly policies, or simply spreading the word about the importance of pollinators, every action counts.

As Pollinator Month unfolds in Asheville, let’s come together as a community to celebrate and protect the precious pollinators that sustain life on our planet. Join Bee City USA Asheville this month and bee part of the solution!

Learn more about the Pollination Celebration at https://beecityasheville.org/pollination-celebration.