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This all ages, family friendly event will be October 22nd, 2022 from 10am – 4pm.  

Special guests will present fun, fact filled activities, demonstrations, and explanations about all things bee! Venders will be set up inside the museum to showcase and sell hand crafted bee related items and gifts. Several guests will present fascinating and informative discussions covering topics from bee habitats to bee sustainability. In addition, we will discuss the invaluable role our furry insect friends have in the pollination process. 

Guests will be able to participate in several hands-on activities and learn about the surprising number of other animals that help in the pollination process. Additional activities will include the Queen’s Court, pompom pollination stations, and an incredible Waggle Dance competition! 

When: October, 22nd 2022 from 10am – 4pm 

Where: 115 Main Street, East, Oak Ridge, TN 37830 

Cost: Free with the price of admission. Members, as usual, get in and have all the fun for free.

There will be limited vendor space available with no set up fee or museum commission. For more information please contact or

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AMSE tells the story of the advances in science and engineering that have occurred in Oak Ridge since the first days of the Manhattan Project. We are a national resource that is proud to be located in east Tennessee, a region that has been and remains on the cutting-edge of scientific innovation. AMSE is a powerful engine of STEAM education and inspiration. With our fun, interactive exhibits and programs, every day we tell visitors from the globe exciting, world-changing stories and we help explain how our world and universe works. Come join us at AMSE, where science comes alive.


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