Originally Posted by LKABrewer
Have a 'Learn to Homebrew' class every month or so, and advertise in the local papers. This is a great way to get new brewers into your store. You may even want to mix it up a bit with 'Make the jump to all-grain' or 'Learn to Keg your Homebrew' classes.
this right here ^^^ i know great lakes brewing has like classes or meetings or whatever like that, but I don't wanna drive that extra 45-60 minutes for them. I am more of a hands on kinda guy too, I learn so much more by watching/or helping and talking in person about it, rather than just reading it online.