Beefest 2021

July 17-31. Enjoy bee-themed virtual and in person events including the opening of the hive, beekeeping information, fun crafts, and activities for kids. Stop by Medina Library for bee-themed décor and displays.

We are looking for a name for the Queen Bee in our observation hive. Make your suggestions for a chance to win a prize.


Members of the Medina County Beekeepers Association mark the Library's Queen Bee so we can spot her in the hive.

Dave Duncan of Beeology gathers a swarm of bees

Medina Soil and Water Conservation District presents Gardening for the Bees

OSU Extension and the Medina Master Gardeners

Nichole Houze - Medina Bee Festival OSU MGV even small gardens provide habitat

Virtual Programs

Learn how to twist Balloon Animals with Nate the Great. Register online and pick up your supplies at the Medina Library before the program. Event Information

Join us virtually for a special Bee Fest storytime. Event Information

In-Person Programs

Join us in person for the opening of the hive on the library’s front lawn. Event Information

Check out the library's lawn for a fun bee-themed storywalk all around the building. No registration needed.