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Beeswax Luminary: Gifts from the Hive

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Friday, January 7, 2022, 10:30 a.m.-noon JUST ADDED
Friday, January 7, 2022, 2-3:30 p.m. JUST ADDED
Ping Honzay, beekeeper, Arboretum Manager of the Tashjian Bee and Pollinator Discovery Center

Ping Honzay, beekeeper, Arboretum Manager of the Tashjian Bee and Pollinator Discovery Center

Are you in need of some natural inspiration for holiday gift giving? Look no further! Create a beeswax luminary - a unique gift or centerpiece for holiday gatherings. Ping will guide you each step along the way, so just come prepared to have fun!

  • Receive fascinating information about honey bees and beeswax
  • Step-by-step, create your own beeswax luminary
  • If you'd like, include embedded natural materials like pressed leaves and flower petals to enhance your final product

You'll leave with instructions and a list of suggested resources if you want to make more at home!

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Limit 12, Tashjian Bee and Pollinator Discovery Center - McVay Learning Lab 

We may add more sessions if there are enough names in the waitlist! 
WAITLIST Sold out. Add your name to the waitlist, we will notify you if a spot opens!
Friday, January 7, 2022, 10:30 a.m. - noon
$29 member/$44 non-member, includes Arboretum admission and all supplies

Register Friday, January 7, 2022, 2-3:30 p.m.
$29 member/$44 non-member, includes Arboretum admission and all supplies

 
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