This is a training program designed to give you a basic understanding of bee biology, guidance on setting up your first colony, and advice on best practices for keeping your bees healthy and thriving across the seasons. The two-day Beekeeping Short Course is scheduled for January 18 and 25, 2020 from 9 am to 3 pm, with a snow date of February 1, 2020. The $55 course enrollment fee ($10 for one additional person) includes an informative beginners beekeeping book and a one-year membership. The course will be held at Trinity Lutheran Church, 64 South Main Street in Boonsboro. Space is limited and attendance will be confirmed upon receipt of a completed registration form and payment.