Buzzz's Hive Design

a building workshop

Workshop for students 7-9 years old
Registration includes materials and refreshments.
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July 30, 2022
9:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Architecture Center Houston
902 Commerce St
Houston, TX 77002

Brought to you by the Kids + Architecture

A buzzing bee colony has reached capacity and is need of a new hive to accommodate the growing brood! Buzzz Bee, the resident bee architect has located a wonderful new garden along Buffalo Bayou teeming with flowers and trees. Working with Buzzz, students will plan, sketch, and build a model of a hive before presenting their bee-inspired designs to the group. Students will learn about the important role honeybees play in the ecosystem, and about their key design element – the hexagon.

Metered street parking is available around Architecture Center Houston. Please plan to arrive early to allow time to park and check-in.

Further Information about the Class:
• This is an indoor class.
• Students will work in small groups with architects to develop their bee-inspired designs
• Session cost $25 per student.
• Registration includes materials, drinks and snacks.
• There are two class offered. July 30: for ages 7-9. August (TBD): for ages 10-13.
• Parents are welcome to attend the class or drop off their child and return later.
• Registrants will be emailed before the class.
• Please plan to arrive early to allow time to park and check-in.
• Class will conclude at 4pm. Students will be ready for pick-up or departure at that time.

This program is in conjunction The Architecture of Bees exhibition on view through August 26, 2022.