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Curtiss Mansion’s Guest Speaker Danielle Bender
We will be resuming Monthly Public Speakers with the first onWednesday, January 31st. Our guest speaker is a new Miami Springs Resident, Danielle Bender.
Danielle is a Local Beekeeper and Arts Organizer. She will discuss the importance of community beekeeping and planting for pollinators. Lecture includes a honey tasting!
Danielle Bender is an Arts Administrator and Beekeeper in Miami-Dade County. Currently based in Miami-Springs, Bender was awarded an Emerging Cities Champion Fellowship through the Knight Foundation and 8 80 Cities, and is a Miami Foundation 2017 Public Space Challenge winner for her project Public Hives.
Public Hives promotes community pollinators by placing beehives in neighborhoods and parks in Miami. By creating greater access to educational opportunities, and presenting with the arts in mind, Public Hives inspires community members to learn alongside one another while observing and learning from other communities: bees!