TOLEDO, Ohio — Beer lovers will be able to learn everything about the industry of craft beer at the University of Toledo's upcoming Craft Beer Lecture and Tasting. 

"Beer Professor,"  as Dr. Neil Reid is kindly known as, will present the growth of the craft beer industry and its driving factors and two local brewers will share their experiences. 

Keefe Snyder and Scot Yarnell of Earnest Brew Works along with Aaron Grizaniuk and Eric Pfohl of Patron Saints Brewery will present their insights. 

Following the lecture, attendees will have the opportunity to sample eight 3 oz. beers from Earnest Brew Works and Patron Saints Brewery.

The event is Thursday at 6 p.m. at the University of Toledo Center for Alumni and Donor Engagement and tickets are $20 per person, which includes the lecture, beer samples and snacks. 

The tasting is for those who are 21 and older with a valid ID.

To register, click here or call 419-530-2586. 

The lecture will be streamed online and you can watch it by clicking here