The Beekeepers of the Neuse Club will be hosting "National Honey Bee Day Celebration" on August 20,9am -3pm at Waynesborough Park, Hwy 117 South,Goldsboro,NC.
The event is actually a"3 in one" event as the park will be open to tour, The Eastern Carolina Vintage Farm Equiment Club
will have an exhibit and a "swap & sale." and the beekeepers will be promoting the importance of honey bees and beekeeping to our agricultural resources. It is estimated that 30% of the food we consume is produced from bee-pollinated plants.We need to save the honey bees!
The Celebration is a family oriented event with food, music, 4H dance group a children's "Bee Hive"activities center,a hive of live working,bees, beekeeping demonstrations and sales of beekeeping equipment.There will also
be crafts and jewelry for sale,and a bees wax candle making demo/participation by a representative from C.B.Aycock Birthplace.and much more for the entire family to enjoy!
Thanks for being so kind to feature our event! I will send photo tomorrow or tonight if I can get my computer to cooperate.
Jo Daniels, Events Chairperson for Beekeepers of the