Classes are 2 hrs/night except for Spencer, which is a weekend class.
The overall length of other classes varies from 4 to 9 weeks depending on location. Fees vary from $30 to $60.
ANKENY begins Jan 28. Contact Lois Keister (515-964-6685)at DMACC to register or call Andy Joseph (515-725-1481) for information.
WINTERSET begins in January. The exact date is not set. Contact Pat Randol (515-210-7445) for information and registration.
INDIANOLA begins Jan 12. Class will be located at 202 W 2nd St. Contact Mike Wyatt (515-961-0357) for information and registration.
KNOXVILLE begins Jan 12. Class will be located at the Marion County Extention Office. Contact Craig Greene (641-842-2112) for information and registration.
OSKALOOSA will begin Jan 14. Class will be located at the Mahaska County Extention Office. Contact Craig Greene (641-842-2112) for information and registration.
The Indianola, Knoxville and Oskaloosa classes are supported by a grant from IDALS and USDA Specialty Crps Grant Funds. Scholarships will be offered to ten individuals for training, equipment and bees for one colony. Youth will be favored when awarding the scholarships. Contact Mike Wyatt or Craig Greene to apply for the scholarships.
MARSHALLTOWN begins Feb 3. Contact Jean Brownlie (800-284-4823 Ex-5607) at Iowa Valley to register. Call Phil Ebert (641-527-2639) or Margaret Hala (641-752-2981) for information.
WASHINGTON begins in February. Contact Ron Wehr (319-698-7542) for information and the Kirkwood Washington Campus (800-332-8833)to register.
SPENCER will be sometime in March. Contact Larry or Marlene Boernsen
(712-735-4205) for information and registration.