Free beekeeping workshop begins Jan. 30 in Fayetteville

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Ever wanted to learn to keep bees? A free opportunity to do just that is coming up in Fayetteville.

The Northwest Arkansas Beekeepers Association will host a free two-part class in Fayetteville from 6-9 p.m. on Monday, Jan. 30 and Monday, Feb. 6.

The class will be held at Don Tyson Center for Agricultural Sciences, located at 1371 W. Altheimer Dr. in Fayetteville.

The classes are open to all beginners and anyone wishing to learn more about the art of beekeeping. There is no charge for the class.

Those interested can also join the Northwest Arkansas Beekeepers Association at the event for a $15 membership fee.

Refreshments will be available.

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