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Beekeeping Class at Garfield Park

Posted by Ron Wolford -

Happy New Year! Is it your resolution to learn
something new this year?

How about beekeeping! Limited space is still
available.

Come to this exciting and informative class teaching
the A B C's of beekeeping. This is the perfect class
for the beginning beekeeper; learn how to start your
own beehive. Michael Thompson, renowned local
beekeeper, will teach about the basic equipment and
attire for safely working with bees, honey bee
installation, hive maintenance and honey extraction.

Buzz on Beekeeping
Presenter: Michael Thompson of the Chicago Honey Coop
January 20, 2007 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Garfield Park Conservatory Community Room
Fee: $45 / $39 for GPCA volunteers and members
Lunch included in class fee.
Class limit is 20
Pre-registration is required
773-638-1766 ext. 24 or hpicciuca@garfieldpark.org






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