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More than Honey, a film screening and mead tasting with Charm City Meadworks


Date: 6:00pm EDT April 22, 2016

In honor of Earth Day, bring your beach chairs or a blanket and come enjoy a night under the stars watching the documentary More Than Honey (film will start at 7pm). 

 

Rain Location: Litrenta Lecture Hall

 

Did you know that one out of every three bites of food you take requires pollination?

Bees are one of the most commonly thought of pollinators, hence the vexing issue of why bees around the world are facing extinction is an important question that needs to be explored. Oscar-nominated director Markus Imhoof tackles the global phenomenon of the disappearing bees from California to Switzerland and China to Australia in the film More Than Honey. 

 

For those 21 and over, Charm City Meadworks will be providing a tasting of mead starting at 6 pm.

Mead is an alcoholic beverage created by fermenting honey with water, and yeast. Charm City Meadworks is a Baltimore based operation established in 2014. Co-owners James and Andrew began the meadery with the hopes of showing the world that the oldest alcoholic beverage in history is still relevant and delicious. To learn more about Charm City Meadworks check out their website: http://charmcitymeadworks.com/

 

This event is sponsored by the Center for Environment & Society as part of our Earth Day Celebration. For more information contact Jamie Frees, Program and Intern Coordinator at jfrees2@washcoll.edu or 410-810-7162. 

 

Popcorn will be provided. This event is free and open to the public. 

 

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