The course will be on the basics of beekeeping.  The date is Saturday, August 26, Beginning at 8:00 a.m. at The University of Georgia Extension office at 835 Memorial Drive in Griffin.

The event is sponsored by Potato Creek Beekeepers.  The course will cover the basics necessary to begin this fascinating hobby. Agenda topics include: honey bee colony biology, equipment, getting bees, working the hive, honey extraction and more.

Registration is $25 due by August 18th. Early registration is encouraged.

For more information or to register contact the UGA Extension Spalding County at 770-467-4225.