National Honey Bee Day ~ August 16, 2014.
National Honey Bee Day is on the third Saturday of August and now in its 6th year. Each year the organization picks a new theme to promote community awareness of the bee industry with three primary goals:
- Promotion and advancement of beekeeping.
- Education the public to honey bees and beekeeping.
- Make the public aware of environmental concerns affecting honey bees.
To find and support local honey bee associations click here plus you can sign up your local honey bee group as well.
Here in Connecticut we there are many local groups you can join.
To find local Bee Keepers and supplies simple google “Your State Honey Bees” or “Your state Apiaries”.