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GATEway Annual Meeting

2017 GATEway Annual Family Program and Annual Election
Friday, May 5, 2017
6:30-8:30 PM
Quarry Hill Nature Center
701 Silver Creek Rd NE, Rochester

We invite you to join us for a fun and educational evening learning about bees at Quarry Hill! Quarry Hill is installing a new bee exhibit Earth Day weekend and has some new bee programs for us to enjoy. Activities will be geared toward elementary school aged children. Younger siblings are welcome.

You do not need to be a GATEway member to attend. Your children do not need to be in a gifted program or receiving gifted services to participate.

Parents must attend with their children.

Space is limited and
Pre-Registration required Here

The evening is free for members and $5 per family for non-members.

Questions? Phone Dee Voldal at 285-1658 or email

Schedule of Events

  • 6:30 Check in and select sessions.
  • 6:45 Brief GATEway informational session.
  • 7:00-7:45 and 7:50-8:30 Quarry Hill naturalist led sessions. You will have the choice of attending two of the following three options:
    • Honeybee Survival Game Board – This is an outdoor activity. Dress for the weather.
    • Honeybee 101 – Learn about honeybee anatomy and hive roles. Make a beeswax candle and taste some honey. This is an indoor activity.
    • Bee Keeping and Hive Life – Meet a beekeeper and see how their equipment works. This is an outdoor activity. Dress for the weather.