Get a brief intro about mason bees, bumblebees and hornets at a class at Bay Hay & Feed from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 16.
The class will also cover the history of beekeeping in America, and then address how to start and manage a hive to harvest honey and the other products those sweethearts provide. Also learn how the industry is dealing with diseases and other challenges, and about local plants that are beneficial nectar and pollen sources.
The class will be given by Charles Schafer. The cost is $8; proceeds will go to Helpline House.
Call 842-2813 to reserve your spot in class or come in to Bay Hay and Feed.