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Honeybee Sanctuary Fundraiser

Saturday, Feb. 23; 11:30 a.m. - 2 p.m.


To benefit Spikenard Farm Honeybee Sanctuary in Floyd, Virginia
Ticketed event: $40 (includes buffet lunch)
Location: Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

Featured speaker: Gunther Hauk, Co-founder of Spikenard Farm Honeybee Sanctuary and world-renowned biodynamic beekeeper

Honeybees and other pollinators are responsible for 1 out of every 3 bites of food we eat, but US honeybee colonies continue to decline. Please help “bee” the solution.


TIckets may be purchased at the Garden, but payment must be in cash or by checks made out directly to Whole Foods Market ($40 per ticket).

Tickets are available at Whole Foods Market at the Short Pump location.

Tickets are also available online, however, there is a $3 convenience fee. Get tickets at

For more info, email Linda Thomas:

Sponsored by Whole Foods, Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden and The Community Idea Stations.