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  • Beekeeping Course 2017 Announced

    Date: 2016.10.26 | Category: Announcement | Response: 1

    Web-SC-03The CVBA Spring Beekeeping Course is set.  This educational series will take place on six consecutive Saturdays at Oxbow Meadows in Columbus, Georgia.  Beginning on Saturday February 25 and continuing thru April 1st.  Times of these Saturday classes is from 3PM to 5PM.

    To sign up, call Oxbow Meadows at 706-507-8556.  Cost is $100.00 per person, $50.00 for an immediate family member sharing materials (and no club membership).  The $100.00 fee includes the classes, textbook materials and handouts and a one year individual membership in the CVBA.  Beehive components, tools, protective clothing and bees must be purchased separately by the participants at the direction of the class instructors.  Students from last year who renew their membership in CVBA for 2017, may re-take the course for $50.00 (no materials and no membership).

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MEETING LOCATIONS:
(see below for specifics about our alternating locations)
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LOOKING AHEAD-MEETINGS IN 2017:

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October 9 – Ga. Extension Service
November 13 – Oxbow
December 11 – CVBA Christmas Social at Ga. Extension Office
All dates except the picnic begin at 6PM and end (hopefully) before 8PM.

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FYI:
All of our meetings are on the second Monday of the month, except, of course, September’s annual picnic. Now you can put us on your calendar early and plan out your entire year of beekeeping meetings. These meetings alternate locations between Oxbow Meadows Environmental Learning Center, 3535 South Lumpkin Rd., Columbus, GA and the UGA Cooperative Extension office – 420 10th Street in Columbus, GA. Time is 6:00 PM
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