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Reece and Beth Nanfito talk to Shawn Carper about some of the creatures that had been brought in from the Bay and put on display inside water-filled tanks.
PHOTO GALLERY: Local National Estuaries Day Celebration

Saturday, Sep. 24, 2011 | Reece and Beth Nanfito talk to Shawn Carper about some of the creatures that had been brought in from the Bay and put on display inside water-filled tanks.

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Draven Bean, 8, got a hermit crab painted onto his arm during the Local National Estuaries Day Celebration Saturday, Sept. 24, at Ken Thompson Park.
PHOTO GALLERY: Local National Estuaries Day Celebration

Saturday, Sep. 24, 2011 | Draven Bean, 8, got a hermit crab painted onto his arm during the Local National Estuaries Day Celebration Saturday, Sept. 24, at Ken Thompson Park.

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High school Mote interns Alisen Burdine, 17, Payton Hensen, 16, Sam Levell, 17, and Jordan Miller, 16, ran a table about spotted eagle rays.
PHOTO GALLERY: Local National Estuaries Day Celebration

Saturday, Sep. 24, 2011 | High school Mote interns Alisen Burdine, 17, Payton Hensen, 16, Sam Levell, 17, and Jordan Miller, 16, ran a table about spotted eagle rays.

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Kate Carver, 6, drew a picture of the ocean with stencils and colored markers.
PHOTO GALLERY: Local National Estuaries Day Celebration

Saturday, Sep. 24, 2011 | Kate Carver, 6, drew a picture of the ocean with stencils and colored markers.

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A hermit crab that was found in the bay was on display in a water tank during the Local National Estuaries Day Celebration Saturday, Sept. 24, at Ken Thompson Park.
PHOTO GALLERY: Local National Estuaries Day Celebration

Saturday, Sep. 24, 2011 | A hermit crab that was found in the bay was on display in a water tank during the Local National Estuaries Day Celebration Saturday, Sept. 24, at Ken Thompson Park.

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Kim Maguire does her best to paint a fish onto Dede Jones’ dog, Honey Buns, 7, Saturday, Sept. 24, at Ken Thompson Park.
PHOTO GALLERY: Local National Estuaries Day Celebration

Saturday, Sep. 24, 2011 | Kim Maguire does her best to paint a fish onto Dede Jones’ dog, Honey Buns, 7, Saturday, Sept. 24, at Ken Thompson Park.

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Honey Buns, 7, joined in on the face painting fun and got a fish painted on her head.
PHOTO GALLERY: Local National Estuaries Day Celebration

Saturday, Sep. 24, 2011 | Honey Buns, 7, joined in on the face painting fun and got a fish painted on her head.

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Kids and adults could fill out slips of paper with names they thought would be good for rays that were found and studied out in the wild.
PHOTO GALLERY: Local National Estuaries Day Celebration

Saturday, Sep. 24, 2011 | Kids and adults could fill out slips of paper with names they thought would be good for rays that were found and studied out in the wild.

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Many organizations and groups had tables set up with games and activities Saturday, Sept. 24, at Ken Thompson Park.
PHOTO GALLERY: Local National Estuaries Day Celebration

Saturday, Sep. 24, 2011 | Many organizations and groups had tables set up with games and activities Saturday, Sept. 24, at Ken Thompson Park.

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Blair, 3, and Reece, 6, Phillips went out with a net to try and find all sorts of different creatures during the Local National Estuaries Day Celebration Saturday, Sept. 24, at Ken Thompson Park.
PHOTO GALLERY: Local National Estuaries Day Celebration

Saturday, Sep. 24, 2011 | Blair, 3, and Reece, 6, Phillips went out with a net to try and find all sorts of different creatures during the Local National Estuaries Day Celebration Saturday, Sept. 24, at Ken Thompson Park.

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Sarah and Lucas, 2, Raynor have fun together on their mangrove tour.
PHOTO GALLERY: Local National Estuaries Day Celebration

Saturday, Sep. 24, 2011 | Sarah and Lucas, 2, Raynor have fun together on their mangrove tour.

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Betsy Roberts and Erica Timmerman of the Florida Native Plant Society were giving children little potted Indian Blankets, a favorite flower of many butterflies, at the Local National Estuaries Day Celebration Saturday, Sept. 24, at Ken Thompson Park.
PHOTO GALLERY: Local National Estuaries Day Celebration

Saturday, Sep. 24, 2011 | Betsy Roberts and Erica Timmerman of the Florida Native Plant Society were giving children little potted Indian Blankets, a favorite flower of many butterflies, at the Local National Estuaries Day Celebration Saturday, Sept. 24, at Ken Thompson Park.

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Brad Tanner led the “Kayak 101” program as part of the Local National Estuaries Day Celebration Saturday, Sept. 24, at Ken Thompson Park.
PHOTO GALLERY: Local National Estuaries Day Celebration

Saturday, Sep. 24, 2011 | Brad Tanner led the “Kayak 101” program as part of the Local National Estuaries Day Celebration Saturday, Sept. 24, at Ken Thompson Park.

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People watched as the Ski-A-Rees performed their show Saturday, Sept. 24.
PHOTO GALLERY: Local National Estuaries Day Celebration

Saturday, Sep. 24, 2011 | People watched as the Ski-A-Rees performed their show Saturday, Sept. 24.

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The Ski-A-Rees did their famous human pyramid to wow the crowd Saturday, Sept. 24.
PHOTO GALLERY: Local National Estuaries Day Celebration

Saturday, Sep. 24, 2011 | The Ski-A-Rees did their famous human pyramid to wow the crowd Saturday, Sept. 24.

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People clapped during the special Ski-A-Rees performance.
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Saturday, Sep. 24, 2011 | People clapped during the special Ski-A-Rees performance.

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