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South Jersey Beekeepers Association Meeting which also included a Session on how to make Sculpture, Candles, Hand Cream, Soap and Lip Balm using Beeswax!!!

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Perhaps, Consider Rearing Honey Bees in your Back Yard or Garden!!!

For more information on Beekeeping visit the
New Jerseys Beekeepers Association Website here ---> http://www.njbeekeepers.org/

Be sure to check out their link page ---> http://www.njbeekeepers.org/FavoriteLinks.htm
for other Honey Bee websites and for Beekeeping Associations in your State.

PBS Video on Beekeeping and CCD (Colony Collapse Disorder) --->
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/episodes/silence-of-the-bees/introduction/38/

Special Thanks to Cecelia and Alf Berg for their time and effort.
You can visit them at their website ---> www.herbertsvillehoney.com

And Special Thanks to Janet Katz, webmaster of NJBA, for adding my Slideshow Link of this Album to the
New Jersey Beekeepers Association State Webpage here ---> http://www.njbeekeepers.org/Photography.htm

Fondant Recipe ---> http://candy.about.com/od/fondantcandyrecipes/r/basic_fondant.htm

Questions about this photo album can be directed to me at GaryGS1@yahoo.com

BEE-Happy and BEE-Awesome!!! Gary
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South Jersey Beekeepers Association Meeting which also included a Session on how to make sculpture, candles, hand cream, soap and lip balm using beeswax from their hives.
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Seth Belson, President of the South Jersey Beekeepers Association Branch of NJBA, starts off the meeting.
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Attendance was full!!!  This is only one side of room of attendance!!!
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Attendance was full!!! This is only…
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Tim Schuler, our State Apiarist, joins in.
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Many Thanks to Cecelia and Alf Berg of Herbertsville Honey Co. for an informative class on how to make sculpture, candles, hand cream, soap and lip balm using beeswax from their hives.
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Mike McGurk member of Jersey Cape Beekeepers Branch of NJBA looks on.
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Session takes place at Camp Haluwasa in Hammonton, NJ.
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Honey from all over the world for free tasting.
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Honey from all over the world for fr…
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Would you Bee-lieve NYC Rooftop Honey!!!
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Honey from Kenya!!!
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Honey from Kenya!!!
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This is Fondant.  Winter food for Honey Bees.  It is made from sugar, water and corn syrup and has the consistency of hardened butter.  A patty is set on top of frames for additional food in winter as desired.
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This is Fondant. Winter food for Ho…
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Fondant Label.  See the ingredients and description under photo.
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Taking a walk after a Lunch Break on the grounds of Camp Haluwasa.
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Taking a walk after a Lunch Break on the grounds of Camp Haluwasa.
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Taking a walk after a Lunch Break on the grounds of Camp Haluwasa.
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Taking a walk after a Lunch Break on the grounds of Camp Haluwasa.
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Taking a walk after a Lunch Break on the grounds of Camp Haluwasa.
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Taking a walk after a Lunch Break on the grounds of Camp Haluwasa.
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Taking a walk after a Lunch Break on the grounds of Camp Haluwasa.
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Wick for Candle Making as it comes from a spool.  It is then pulled through a rubberized candle mold.
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Wick for Candle Making as it comes f…
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Wick for Candle Making as it comes from a spool.  It is then pulled through a rubberized candle mold.
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Bees Wax in being melted in an inexpensive Crock Pot.
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Bees Wax in being melted in an inexpensive Crock Pot.
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A Strainer is being set up for filtering particles out of the newly melted Bees Wax.  An piece of an old sweat shirt is used over an embroidery hoop.
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Filtering hot and melted Bees Wax.
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Filtering hot and melted Bees Wax.
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Cecelia Berg demonstrates Filtering hot and melted Bees Wax.
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A Freshly Poured "Bees Wax" Candle.
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A Freshly Poured "Bees Wax" Candle.
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A Freshly Poured "Bees Wax" Candle.
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A Freshly Poured "Bees Wax" Candle.
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"Bees Wax" Candle taken from rubberized mold after cooling.
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Pouring melted Bees Wax into other molds to make ornamental items.
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Ornamental items made from freshly melted and poured Bees Wax.
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Next, Soap Making!!!
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Next, Soap Making!!!
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Soap Making Demonstration.
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Soap Making Demonstration.
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Soap Making Demonstration followed by Making of Creams and Lip Balm ends the class.  Thank you Very Much!!!
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Post Meeting / Photo of Camp Haluwasa, Hammonton, Nj.
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