Summer Smiles Honey Farm

We are the only sustainable honey bee farm within the Laurel Highlands.


Please check out the online store for all of our products.


                           

                                                                          2015 UPCOMING EVENTS


Beginner Beekeeping Workshop Series

Part 2:  Spring Inspection Time/ Hive Record Keeping

Wednesday, April 29th from 6-7:30 p.m.

Part 3:  Supering Up for Spring Honey Flow

Wednesday, May 6th 6-7:30pm 

Single Workshop Cost: $25 


Please visit our "Beginner Beekeeping Workshop" page

for the full series schedule.


Please visit ourWEBSTORE to reserve your spot.

*Limited to 8 participants*  


Hand Rolled Beeswax Candle Workshop Series

Workshops will be the 2nd Thursday of every month from February to July

Single Workshop Cost: $15

Part 3: "Birthday Candles"  Thursday, April 9th from 6-6:45pm

Part 4: "Tapered Pairs"   Thursday, May 7th from 6-6:45pm

Part 5: "Short Pillars"  Thursday, June 11th from 6-6:45pm

Part 6: "Tall Pillars"  Thursday, July 9th from 6-6:45pm‚Äč

Please visit our WEBSTORE to reserve your spot


Have you booked your family, school, church, or group 

Educational Tour for 2015yet?

 Reserve your date for the upcoming season!



Seed & Plant Exchange

 Saturday, April 25th

8am to 11am

Join us at the farm for a morning gathering of green thumbs, (and not so green thumbs) to exchange, reflect, and converse about our plants, gardens, and ideas of them. Tour the Summer Smiles Honey garden and future plans of our gardens. Information on attaining your own gardening space here at the farm, will be avaliable to anyone interested.


Apitherapy

Saturday, May 16th from 6-7:30pm 

Join us here at the farm for an introduction to apitherapy. 

  Apitherapy encompasses the use of bee hive products including honey, pollen, propolis, royal jelly and bee venom.  Apitherapy is used to treat many illnesses and to alleviate pain from injuries both chronic and acute.


Honey Tasting Party

Friday, June 5th from 6-7:30pm

Here at the Farm.

 Join us for a tasting of our local raw honey vs other honey, various local cheeses, wines, and other foods. 

Cost: $35  Visit our WEBSTORE to reserve your seat

*limited to 10 participants*


Pick-a-Dilly Herb Festival

Saturday, June 13th

Dillweed Bed & Breakfast



CSA Saturday

(exclusively for our 2015 CSA members)

June 20th, from 2-5pm

Here at the Farm.

Try your hand at harvesting honey and finding the Queen Bee!


Hive Demonstrations

Saturday, July 18th from 3-5pm

Deep in the Hives, here at the Farm.

 You will need a bee suit or veil. 


Log House Festival

Saturday & Sunday, September 5th & 6th

at the Cambria County Community Arts Center


Mother Earth News Fair

Friday, Saturday, & Sunday September 18th, 19th, & 20th

Seven Springs, PA 


Bedford Fall Foliage Festival

Saturday & Sunday, October 10th & 11th

Bedford, PA 


Fall Harvest Gathering

Saturday, October 24th noon-5pm

Here at the Farm.  

Pumpkin carving, apple bobbing, and more!

Join us to kick off the 2015 season and see what is in store!  Tour the hives, meet the other animals at the farm, have your picture taken with royalty, the PA Honey Queen, Somerset's own Jessica Onstead.  Local artisan crafters, live music, and fresh non-GMO foods by the Grumbling Gypsy.