JULY at Bí /URBAN

Saturday, July 8, 2017

We at Bí are delighted to announce our schedule of events for July 2017. This post provides the opportunity to pay online and reserve a place for activities…

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FROM SPACE – The Long Journey to Punk

Monday, April 3, 2017

This year is the 40th anniversary of PUNK 1977 was the year that the genre became a musical and cultural force of upheaval. The 40th anniversary has been widely…

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Bí URBAN Workshops Begin April 8th

Saturday, April 1, 2017

desireland’s mission is to ‘Connect nature, people and place to source simple solutions to complex problems.’ We have been doing this in many different ways over the years,…

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Bí URBAN opens in the heart of Stoneybatter

Monday, December 12, 2016

desireland has a new home in the heart of Stoneybatter, the hippest up and coming neighbourhood in Dublin. We are now making & selling Bí THERAPY, our natural skincare…

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Lifeline Project Bí & Spirasi Beekeeping For Beginners

Tuesday, April 26, 2016

This special course will bring Refugees & Asylum Seekers together with members the community to explore the basics of Honeybee keeping. Our community based approach to the curriculum…

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Urgent call – Equality for All Pollinators!

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

The first global assessment of pollinators by the UN Intergovernmental Science-Policy Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES) urgently calls for global action: EQUALITY for ALL POLLINATORS! Number…

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Lifeline Project Bí Newsletter SPRING 2016

Saturday, March 12, 2016

We spent 2014 wondering how best to launch the Lifeline, our ten year ‘ground up’ strategy for greening Dublin’s Northwest City (NWIC). In the end we felt bees,…

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Screening of ‘Symphony of the Soil’ and conversation with Director Deborah Koons Garcia

Sunday, September 13, 2015

2015 has been a super busy year for the desireland team. We have had our heads down designing and devising a 10 year strategy for the Lifeline and…

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Honouring Turlough Butler O’Bryen – The Bí Tent at St Anne’s Park

Monday, July 20, 2015

“What else can we plant in addition to lavender to attract bees to our garden?” “What are the different varieties of bees in Ireland?” “What is the point of a…

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Beautiful Bait Hives? Ask a Bee!

Friday, July 17, 2015

Earlier this year we suggested transforming referendum campaign posters into emergency housing for refugee bees. This certainly is a clever and sustainable way to recycle the many posters…

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