August 16, National Honeybee Day, Activists will Swarm Denver to Save the Pollinators, Colorado State Capitol building, 10:30 am
DENVER (August 15, 2014) – March Against Monsanto – Denver in collaboration with Bee Against Monsanto- Denver, has announced that on August 16, they will join activists around the world in a global Swarm to Save the Bees. Organizers of the Denver event are asking attendees to come dressed as their favorite pollinator to “Swarm Denver” in a family friendly march and ‘Colony Collapse’ to bring awareness along the 16th St Mall!
Speakers to include:
David Wheeler, Bee Safe Neighborhoods, A musician and musicologist who has taught and performed the Japanese bamboo flute called the shakuhachi for over 35 years, David Kansuke Wheeler is also a parent, a housekeeper and back yard gardener.
Don Studinski, dba Honeybee Keep, is a permaculture enthusiast and member of the board of directors at Living Systems Institute (LSI) where he applies permaculture philosophy to beekeeping. Honeybee Keep manages Colorado’s first Certified Naturally Grown (CNG) apiaries: LSI in Golden and Cottonwood Farm in Boulder. As a beekeeping mentor, Don provides advice and counsel for students throughout the United States, teaches classes and performs public speaking events. He writes extensively about beekeeping on his own website and for a variety of others, including Bee Culture magazine, Peak Prosperity, Selene River Press and Honeybee Haven.
Janet Muse, LSW is a Licensed Social Worker currently serving as a child and family therapist. Janet is also an E-RYT yoga instructor registered through the yoga alliance, and a trained birth doula. She is an activist in the areas of bee/pollinator protection, environment/wildlife protection and conservation, civil rights, animal rights, and breed specific legislation (removing it that is). In short, her work is to promote the mental and spiritual health and well-Being of the animals, individuals, and families she is so blessed to serve.
Denver MAM online: https://mamdenver.org/
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