Shelby Kittle, our 2017 Nebraska Honey Queen, has donated her illustration to us. She won best of show in the youth visual arts at the 2017 Nebraska State Fair Bee Culture Division. We will be auctioning it off to the highest bidder, on eBay. All funds will go directly to the Nebraska Beekeepers honey Queen Program.
Artist: 2017 Nebraska Honey Queen, Shelby Kittle
Hometown: Ord, Nebraska
Illustration: 11×14″ colored pencil on paper
Wall Frame: Black, 2″ wooden frame, 18 x 20″
Funds: Raised funds from this piece will go directly to the Nebraska Beekeepers Honey Queen program.
Bidding ends on 11/30, 8:00PM.
The online auction is live! Click here to see the auction!
Calling all volunteers!!
We are looking to fill our volunteer shifts at our booth during the State Fair
Shifts are 9 am- 3 pm and 3 pm- 9 pm daily
Volunteering a full shift gets you admission into the fair, a free ice cream at the end of your shift and the knowledge you are
- Helping to recruit future beekeepers,
- Spreading the knowledge of how beekeeping/bees are vital to our lives,
- Help our one and only fundraiser of the year for our scholarship program
We are excited to announce our 2016 Bee Fun Day! Our annual event has learning opportunities for all levels.
This year, if you do the early bird registration (postmarked by 5/28/16), your name will be put in a drawing to win your registration fee back!
So get registered today!
We’ll be posting updates on our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/NebraskaBeekeepers/
Download Registration form here: BFD2016