COLUMBUS - The Cherokee County K-State Research and Extension invites area children of all ages out for a fun and educational afternoon focused on bees. 'The Buzz on Bees' will be held from 3:45 to 5 p.m. on Wednesday, Aug. 23, at the extension office (124 W.Country Road, Columbus).

Kids who attend will get to view a live educational beehive, hands-on honey extraction, cooking activity, and lots of fun. Parents will need to sign a release form when they drop their children off. For more information contact Christina Holmes at 620-429-3849.