“Beyond the Fences of Zoar” Garden Tour and Symposium: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. The $10 Garden Tour ticket offers a wide variety of presentation, including a tour of the historic Zoar Garde, tours of private gardens, access to a new butterfly exhibit and a silent auction of home, garden and lifestyle items. A catered luncheon at the historic Zoar Schoolhouse at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. can be added for $20. There will also be an afternoon tea service for $10. For reservations to any of the events, call 330-874-3011.

 

Fairy Days at Heritage Farms Peninsula: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Heritage Farms, 650 Riverview Road, Peninsula. Costume parade, dancing, Bubble Fairy, games, build fairy houses and gardens. Magic Meadow Market with arts and crafts, sweet treats, face painting, raffles. $10 children ages 3-17, $5 adults. 330-657-2330.

 

Portage County Beekeepers Nuc Workshop: 2-5 p.m. Saturday at the Portage Soil and Water Office, 6970 State Route 88, Ravenna. Learn how to make your apiary sustainable by making and using “Nucs.” $60. To register, go to www.eventbrite.com/e/portage-county-beekeepers-nuc-workshop-tickets-61766166266. For more information, call Mary Lovin at 330-325-3028.

 

Gates Mills Garden Tour: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday and June 22. Throughout the day, attendees can browse through vendor displays featuring a wide variety of unique gardening-related items for sale. Three ticket options: Tour only $25 in advance, $30 day of tour; Lunch and Tour $65; Grand Tour, includes lunch on Friday, transportation via a mini-motor coach, admission to a bonus garden $130. For more information, go to www.TheGatesMillsGardenClub.com.

 

Summit County Beekeepers’ Association Pollinator Palooza: 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 22 at Richfield Heritage Preserve, Gund Hall, 4374 Broadview Road, Richfield. Interactive tables, kids’ activities, raffles, honey tasting and more. For more information, go to www.summitbeekeepers.com.

 

First Annual Brew Bee Fest: 1-6 p.m. June 22 at Rm. 727 Gastropub, 231 Darrow Road, Akron. Featuring a variety of local vendors. Ten percent of all proceeds will be donated to Solis Agro Flower Farm for the purchase of a new beehive. For more information, go to www.eventbrite.com/e/brew-bee-fest-tickets-60829241900.

 

Master Gardeners of Summit County Tour of Gardens: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. June 29. Six gardens featured on the general tour, Posie Shoppe with garden items and Master Gardener-grown plants. $20; patron $75-$100. www.summitmastergardeners.org/.