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Bees & Coffee

Bees & Coffee

Duration:1 hour total
Includes:Drinks, 1 ticket, and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English

About your host

I'm the co-founder of Detroit Hives, a Michigan non-profit whereby we transform​ vacant lots into bee farms for the conservation and education of bees.
Timothy
Timothy
Timothy
Timothy

About Detroit Hives

We believe a healthy future for bees reflects a healthy future for humanity. The health of those in our inner-cities, specifically people of color, is often the last to be considered – it’s our mission to change this. By transforming vacant lots into urban bee farms, we revitalize neighborhoods. We’re Detroit Hives, a honeybee education and conservation initiative that engages urban communities.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to Detroit Hives. .

What we’ll do

Experience a one of a kind adventure at our urban bee farm and chat with Nicole Lindsey, our bee expert. Together, we will have an educational session involving the magical life of honeybees over coffee, paired with our local raw honey. Although coffee plants are self-pollinating, David W. Roubik of the Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute in Balboa, Panama, reports that coffee-bean yields…

What else you should know

We transform vacant lots into thriving bee farms. The property that you're visiting was once vacant and blighted. It serves as an educational hub and conservation initiative to promote sustainability

What I’ll provide

Drinks
Hot Coffee paired with our Detroit Hives, local raw honey.
Tickets
Each guest will receive one cool creative polaroid picture, as a keepsake souvenir.
Equipment
We'll provide beekeeping suits if needed to all guest. (Weather permitted)

What to bring

Please dress for the weather. We will be meeting inside a Shelter Geo-Dome
An open mind willing to learn about Honeybees :)

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Where you'll be

This experience will be held at our urban farm. This property was once a vacant lot and served as an eyesore for the community. Now its being used as an educational hub.

Availability

Save 20% when you book 2 weeks in advance. 

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 5 guests ages 18 and up can attend. "Bee" prepared to enjoy a great conversation about bees over coffee. :)

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

We transform vacant lots into thriving bee farms. The property that you're visiting was once vacant and blighted. It serves as an educational hub and conservation initiative to promote sustainability
Timothy
Bees & Coffee
4 reviews
From $33/person
4 reviews
From $33/person