HONESDALE - The Wayne County Beekeepers Association will be holding a new beekeepers workshop on Saturday February 10 at the Park Street Complex in Honesdale from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The workshop is a free event, and will offer those who are interested in Beekeeping information about starting a hive, managing a hive, ordering bees, difficulties to expect, and extraction of honey. This year’s guest speaker will be Orna Clum from Scotts Township, PA.

Orna is a member to both the Lackawanna Beekeepers Assoc. as well as the Wayne County Beekeepers Assoc. and is an experience beekeeper. There will be time for open discussions on problem solving, and activities for youth. Also available at this workshop will be the opportunity to purchase bulk orders of bees and recommendations for ordering equipment.

Interested individuals are encouraged to contact the Wayne County Extension office to register, please contact them at 570-253-5970 ext. 4110, or by email at: WayneExt@psu.edu.