%100 Bluebird Lane
Rolla, Missouri 65401
REGISTRATION OPEN FOR JANUARY 27, 2018 BASIC BEEKEEPING CLASS
ROLLA,MO. -- Registration is now open for a basic beekeeping class Saturday, January 27, 2018 at Brownwood Estates Clubhouse, 1341 California, Rolla, Mo. from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Cost is $50 per person including lunch and class materials. Class size is limited; attendees must be at least 15 years of age or older. To register, send your name, email and phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org and a check to David Draker, 1951 Monterey Drive, Rolla, Mo. 65401 no later than Friday, January 5, 2018.
Gift certificates available to present this class as a Christmas present, email email@example.com with payment no later than December 20, 2017.
The basic beekeeping classes will include basic bee behavior and biology; beekeeping equipment needs and costs; how to properly use beekeeping equipment, how to set up bee hives; basic pests and diseases and how to help bee colonies get through their first winter.
Both classes qualify for Phelps County Master Gardeners continuing education and Meramec Hills Chapter Master Gardeners advanced training.
Both instructors are active beekeepers who have completed beekeeping instructor training through Lincoln University, Jefferson City, Mo: David Draker and Charlotte Ekker Wiggins, Charlotte is also a University of Missouri advanced master gardener.
Just a reminder Rolla Bee Club will not meet in December. Rolla Bee Club meets the 4th Sunday of the month from 2-4 p.m. at Brownwood Estates Clubhouse, 1341 California, Rolla, Mo. The next meeting will be Sunday, January 28, 2018 from 2-4 p.m. Everyone is welcome. For a list of upcoming meeting dates and more information, visit Rollabeeclub.com.
Rolla Bee Club is sponsored by Bluebird Gardens Foundation, a charitable foundation part of the Community Foundation of the Ozarks.