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08/17/14 — Big crowd turns out for National Honey Bee Day

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Big crowd turns out for National Honey Bee Day

By John Joyce
Published in News on August 17, 2014 1:50 AM

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Eleanor West, 4, makes her own beeswax candle by dipping a weight on a string into hot wax and cooling it by dipping in water. Children lined up to make candles, get their faces painted and to get honey bee tattoos on their hands or arms at Waynesborough Park on Saturday.

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A member of the Neuse Beekeepers shows his hive to spectators on Saturday at Waynesborough Park.

Hundreds of Wayne County residents joined The Beekeepers of the Neuse in Waynesborough Park Saturday to celebrate National Honey Bee Day. Families came out to enjoy tractor rides, face painting, candle-making, a chicken coop and goat pen, and of course...

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