Andy Groneman from Smoke on Wheels (KC) does killer non-competition style barbecue classes! He teaches for us in Wichita, KS (too far from you for sure), but he may do classes in your area while he's out competing? Not sure, just throwing that idea out there.
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Yoder Smokers YS640 (on Silver Comp Cart)
Yoder Smokers Loaded Wichita (Serial Number 1)
Weber Kettle 22.5" Silver (w/ Smokenator, KettlePizza, Smoke•EZ, and more)
Ninja Turtle Green Thermapen
NY Giants Blue Backlit Thermapen