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Alabama Associations

Alabama Beekeepers Association
1260 Easley Bridge Road
Oneonta, AL 35121-4110
President: Damon Wallace damonwallace.beeman@gmail.com
V-President: Jeff Lee
Treasurer/Secretary: Bonnie Funderburg
Main contact info: Lonnie Funderburg-Editor of Newsletter funder@otelco.net

Blount County Beekeepers Association
President: Lonnie Funderburg funder@otelco.net
Vice-President: Hal Hendrix
Secretary/Treasurer: Charlene Makofsky
Treasurer: Bill Merrick
Meetings: 4th Thursday 6:30 PM of month except November and December
Place: Blount County Resource Center 62561 US Hwy 231 Cleveland, AL

Etowah County Beekeepers Association
Gadsden, AL
President: Wil Montgomery n4wm@juno.com
Meetings: 1st Thursday of odd numbered months 6:30 p.m. East Gadsden Comm. Center

Jefferson County Bee Keepers
Birmingham, AL 36301
President: Danielle Dowell
V-President: Paul Mancill
Treasurer: Jim Strickland
Secretary: Nancy Glenn
Meetings: 3rd Thursday monthly, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Birmingham Botanical Gardens

Walker County Beekeepers Association
President Lonnie Funderburg funter@otelco.net
Secretary/Treasurer: Barry Banks
Meetings: 4th Monday 6:30 PM of month except July (picnic) and December (no meeting)
Location: Extension Service Bldg. 1501 N. Airport Road, Jasper, AL

Wiregrass Beekeepers Association
c/o Bill Miller, 2991 Eddins Road, Dothan, AL 36301
President: Bill Miller wgmiller@aol.com  334-794-8362
V-President: David Edgehard
Treasurer: John Broland
Secretary: Mary Miller
Meetings: 1st Thursday monthly, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Houston Co. Extension Office, Dothan, AL

Arkansas Associations

Greater Hot Springs Beekeepers Association
200 Lockhaven Point, Hot Springs AR 71913-8406
President: Robert Schappek smokerls@sbcglobal.net  501-915-9423
V-President: Doyle Hawthorn 501-623-1078
Treasurer: Hazel Hawthorn
Secretary: Carole Schappek
Main contact info: Robert Schappek smokerls@sbcglobal.net  501-915-9423
Meetings: last Thurday of the month, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Lake Hamilton Church of the Nazarene
200 Lockhaven Point, Hot Springs, AR 71913-8406

Southern Arkansas Regional Beekeepers
9th Avenue,Leola, AR 72084
President: Robert Schappek smokerls@sbcglobal.net  501-915-9423
V-President: Jimmy Warnix
Treasurer/Secretary: Betty Scott beeinsp@prodigy.net  501-939-2780
Meetings: 3rd Thurs. in March & 3rd Thurs. in Oct. 9:00 a.m.

White County Beekeepers Association
Downtown Church of Christ – Auditorium
900 North Main St., Search, Arkansas
President: Richard Vardaman 501-593-5324
V-President: Tracey Western
Secretary: Jackie Orvis
Treasurer: Natalie Moon
Meetings: 2nd Monday of each Month from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

California Associations

Alameda County Beekeepers Association
600 Bellevue, Oakland, CA 94610
President: Alan Pryor alamedabeekeepers@yahoo.com 510-521-5052
V-President: Jeri Martinez 510-533-1436
Treasurer: Jim Baldwin
Secretary: Nikki Justino
Main Contact: Alan Pryor
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of each month, 7:30 p.m.
Location: Rotary Nature Center, 600 Bellevue Ave., Oakland, CA 94610
NCAR Oakland Lake Merritt Water and Bird Sanctuary

Beekeepers’ Guild of San Mateo County
President: Diane Zingale diane@zingsbee.com
V-President: Vicky Tuite vtuite@yahoo.com
Treasurer: Joe O’Brien bonnie4bees@yahoo.com
Secretary: Jill Baxter bzswax@gmail.com
Meetings: 1st Thursday of each month
Location: 1st Congregational Church, 751 Alamede del as Pulgas, Belmont, CA 94002
email: info@sanmateobee.org

California State Beekeepers Association
7220 E Grayson Rd, Hughson, CA 95326
President: Brock Ashurst
V-President: Roger Everett
Treasurer/Secretary: Patricia Johnson 209-667-4590
castatebeekeepers@hotmail.com
http://www.californiastatebeekeepers.com/

Central Valley Beekeepers Association
PO Box 1273, Reedley, CA 93654
President: John Ballis
V-President: Brian Liggett
Secretary: Teri Solomon
Treasurer: Brad Bradway
Education Chair: Lynette Ballis
Meetings: 3rd Thursday of the month
Location: check website
Website: www.cvbeekeepers.org

Delta Bee Club
10828 Crothers Rd, San Jose, CA 95127
President: Alan Henniger alanhenninger@yahoo.com  408-251-9214
V-President: Lucy Knoefler
Treasurer: Carlen Jupe
Secretary: Joy Jones
Meetings: 1st Tuesday of each month, 6:30 p.m.

Gilroy Beekeepers Association
Gilroy Beekeepers Association
15325 Uvas Road Morgan Hill CA 95037
President: Wayne Pitts kingbee@uvasgold.com  408-644-2382
Meetings: 1st Tuesday of each month, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Old City Hall Restaurant

Humbolt County Beekeepers’ Association
3828 E St, Eureka, CA 95503
President: Joy Thomas jthomas3@csulb.edu  707-444-1361
Meetings: 1st Thursday 7 p.m. except Nov, Dec, Jan
Location: Adorni Center, 1011 Waterfront Drive, Eureka, CA

Klamath Basin Beekeepers Association
(members are accepted from California and Oregon)
3328 Vandenberg Road, Klamath Falls, OR 97603
President: Tom Chester
V-President: Jim Smith
Secretary: Donna Schmerbach
Treasurer: Ed Geise
Email: klamathbeekeepers@gmail.com
Meetings: 9:00 a.m., last Saturday of the Month, January-October
Location: Klamath County Ag Extension Office, 3328 Vanderberg Rd., Klamath Falls, OR

Los Angeles County Beekeepers Association
President: Bill Lewis 818-896-6506
Secretary: Stacy McKenna
Meetings: 1st Monday of each month
Location: 3561 Foothill Blvd., La Crescenta, CA 91214
Main Contact: Walt McBride waltmcbride@yahoo.com  818-892-9224

Santa Clara Valley Beekeepers Guild
Santa Clara Valley Beekeepers Guild
SCVBG P.O. Box 2845 Saratoga CA 95070
President: Mark Patterson
Secretary: Wayne Pitts kingbee@uvasgold.com  408-644-2382
Meetings: 1st Monday of each month, 6:00 p.m.
Location: Dwell Christian Church Minnesota Ave San Jose CA

Sonoma County Bee Keeper’s Association
Address: P.O. Box 98
Santa Rosa, CA 95402
Association website:  http://www.sonomabees.org/index.html
President:  Mike Kelly
Ph. 707-322-8503,  mike@mikekelly.com  or  President@sonomabees.org
1st Vice President and Swarm Chair:  Betty Andrews- 1stVP@sonomabees.org
Treasurer:  Thea Vierling – Treasurer@sonomabees.org
Secretary:  Len Carl – Secretary@sonomabees.org
Meeting Date & Time, if standard:  SCBA meetings are held the second Monday of every month from 7pm-9pm
Meeting Location, if permanent: Sonoma County 4-H facility, 6445 Commerce Boulevard, Rohnert Park.

The 4H facility “is right behind the 24 hour fitness & Grocery outlet store.”

Colorado Associations

Boulder County Beekeepers
President: Tom Nangle 303-678-5631
V-President: Phil Bradbury
Treasurer: Carol Streamer faststream@livewirenet.com
Secretary: Doyen Mitchell mailto:butler@csd.net
Main Contact: website http://www.bouldercountybeekeepers.org/
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday-Feb & March, (othere as announced)
Location: Left Hand Grange, Niwot, Grange, Colorado

Mile Hive Bee Club
President: Kristina Williams kristinahoney@gmail.com
Vice President: Gregg McMahan thebeeguru@gmail.com
Meetings: 2nd Tuesdays of the month
Location: Project Angel Heart, 4950 Washington St, Denver, CO 80216

Mountain High Beekeepers Cooperative
8289 N. 95th St., Longmont, CO 80504
Director: Al Summers summers@IchibanEnterprises.org
Secretary/Treasurer: Patricia Butler butler@csd.net
Meetings: Most communication . . business conducted via Email
Location: see Association Website: www.MountainHighBeekeepers.org

Connecticut Associations

CT Beekeepers Association
55 Wolf Pit Rd, Farmington, CT 06032
President: Ted Jones t.c.jones@snet  860-677-9391

Delaware Associations

President: Kathy Hossler DBAPresidentHossler@gmail.com
VP New Castle County: Bill Leitzinger NCCBeekeepers@gmail.com
VP Kent County: Joe Nicolai bigjoeshoney@verizon.net
VP Sussex County: Ray Banks raymondbanksl@gmail.com
Treasurer: Bob Bauer de.beekeepers.treasurer@gmail.com
Secretary: Rebecca Rendeiro rebeccarendeiro@me.com

 

 

Florida Associations

Alachua County Beekeepers Club
PO Box 214, Alachua, FL 32616
President: Matthew Albritton, 917 SW Spirit Ave., Fort White, FL  32038 386-454-5223 albritton99@gmail.com
Vice President: Melody Royster, 2338 NW 38th Ave., Apt. 2-204, Gainesville, FL  32605 352-283-4557 roysterlody@hotmail.com
Treasurer: Terry Peattie 4218 NW 234th Ave., Alachua, FL  32615 386-462-3404 tapasvini@windstream.net
Secretary: Cindy Diehl 23122 NW 11 Rd., Newberry, FL 32669 352-278-3240 gville294@yahoo.com
Main Contact: Chappie McChesney, Founder chappiesbees@windstream.net 386-462-2637
Meetings: Club meets the third Thursday of the month at 7pm.
Place: Hitchcock’s Foodway on US 441 in Alachua, Fl

Escarosa Beekeepers Association
Phone: (850) 478-7690
Secretary: Rizza Johnson rizza@johnsonconstruction.pro (850) 698-6418
Meetings: 2nd Saturday of each month. 10:00am
Location: 9801 Lyman St, Pensacola, FL
http://escarosa.beeinfo.org

Florida State Beekeepers Association
President: Keith Councell 3004 El Dorado Blvd. N., Cape Coral, FL 33993 beekeith@gmail.com  239 839-4479
V-President: Tom Nolan 2424 51st Blvd E, Bradenton, FL 34208 tom@floridabeekeepers.org  941-747-4588
Treasurer: Debbie Bohannon    200 Bee Farm Rd, Hastings, FL 32145 debbie@deb-bee.com  904 692-4238 H  904 886-9389 W
Secretary: Dr. Malcolm Sanford 5002 NW 64th Lane Gainesville, FL 32653 beeactor@apisenterprises.com 352-336-9744
website: http://floridabeekeepers.org/

Gainesville Area Bee Club
President:  Janice Garry, janice.garry@gmail.com, (352) 575-8298
Meeting: 1st Thursday of each month
Location: University of Florida Entomology Building,
1881 Natural Area Dr., Gainesville, FL 32611 
www.gainesvilleareabeeclub.com

Palm Beach County Beekeepers Association
531 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL 33415
President: Brendhan Horne beekeepers@beekeeperspbc.com 561-206-4483
Vice-President: Leonard Kahn 6khan63968@bellsouth.net
Treasurer: Jody Leger jleger0505@gmail.com 561-213-5928
Secretary: Ruth Walker ruthbeachwalker@hotmail.com 501-582-7378
Main Contact: Brendhan Horne beekeepers@beekeeperspbc.com 561-206-HIVE
Meeting: 1st Friday of every month, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Mounts Botanical Garden, 531 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL 33415

Ridge Beekeepers Association
President: Alden Struthers
Treasurer: Linda Miksa
Secretary: Lotta Kay Struthers
Meeting: 4th Monday of each month
Location: Polk County Extension Office, Barstow, FL 33830

Tampa Bay Beekeepers Association
P.O. Box 2035, Seffner, FL  33583
Phone: (813) 778-6800
President: David Smith smithhoneybee@yahoo.com
Vice President:  Robert Messineo
Secretary: Renee Hartmann shartman@tampabay.rr.com
Treasurer: Joyce Lang princessflyiingfeather@hotmail.com
Meetings: 2nd Thursday of the month
Location: Sefner, FL
http://www.tampabaybeekeepers.com/

Treasure Coast Beekeepers Association
(serving St. Lucie, Martin and Indian River counties)
The Classroom at the St Lucie County Extension
8400 Picos Rd, Port St. Lucie, FL  34945
Contact: Michelle Peterson (772) 828-1385  tcbeekeepers@gmail.com
Meetings: 3rd Wednesday of the month @ 7 p.m.

Tropical Beekeepers Association
Homestead, FL
President: Priscilla Maldonado
Tropicalbeekeepersassociation@gmail.com
Meetings: second Tuesday of every month from 7pm-9pm
Location: 14601 SW 248 St. Homestead, Fl. 33032 (Redlands Community Church)
http://www.tropicalbeekeepersassociation.com

Georgia Associations

Resource People for Georgia Beekeeping    http://www.ent.uga.edu/bees/associations.html

Bartow Beekeepers Association
Cartersville, GA
President: David Johnston
V-President: Victor Halbgewachs
Secretary: Carolyn McQueen
Treasurer: Gary Woods
Meetings: Every third Tuesday of the month 7pm – 8pm
Location: Bartow County Extension Office (old school house behind the Cartersville Library).
We will be meeting in the auditorium.
https://sites.google.com/site/bartowbeekeepersclub/home

Chattahoochee Valley Beekeepers Association
24 Wagon Wheel Dr., Ellerslie, GA
President: Dr. A. Earl Ceseal
V-President: Rich McDowell
Treasurer/Secretary: Duane Johnson
Meetings: 2nd Monday bi-monthly (beginning January) 7:00 p.m.
Location: 1/2011 Columbus State Univ(Lindsey Creek Rd. & College Dr)
3/2011 Oxbow Meadows Nature Center, Columbus
http://www.chattahoocheebeekeepers.com/

Cherokee Beekeepers Club
Meetings: 7:00 p.m. 3rd Thursday of the month
Location: First Baptist Church Holly Springs 2632 Holly Springs Pkwy, Holly Springs, GA
www.cherokeebeeclub.com

Clarks Hill Beekeepers Association
President: Mr. Berman Kent
Vice-President: Mr. Terry Norman
Treasurer: Mr. David Dross
Secretary: Mrs. Deborah Blanchard
Meetings: 7:00 p.m. first Monday (bi-monthly – only EVEN months)
Location: Casaga Lake Club House, 6343 Yelton Rd, Appling, GA  (Walden Pond, off Hwy 221)
clarkshillbeekeepers.org

Coastal Empire Beekeepers Association
President: Greg Stewart 912-704-3160  grstewart50@gmail.com
Vice President: Sue Hendricks  912-351-0115  sue.hendricks@gmail.com
Secretary: Gail Colson 912-852-5124 home 912-515-0294 cell  bbbbbees@gmail.com
Treasurer: Linda Harms lharms@g-net.net
Meetings: 6:00 p.m. 2nd Monday of the month
Location: Oatland Island Wildlife Center, 711 Sandtown Rd. Savannah, Ga.

Coweta County, GeorgiaCoweta Beekeepers Association
President – Bobby Torbush  torbushspringsfarm@gmail.com
Vice President – Richard Littleton richardlittleton@rocketmail.com
Secretary – Marilynn Parker 2nparker@bellsouth.net
Treasurer – Mike Copeland copelandtm@bellsouth.net
Main contact: Steven Page steve@cowetahoney.com  770-683-2465
Meetings: 2nd Mondays of month at 7:00 p.m.
Location: Coweta County Extension Office, 255 Pine Road, Newnan, GA
www.cowetabeekeepers.org

East Central Georgia Bee Club
Roosevelt McWilliams 706-554-2119
Meetings:7:00 p.m. 4th Monday (bi-monthly)
Location: Burke Co. Office Park Complex, 715 W 6th St, Waynesboro, GA

Eastern Piedmont Beekeepers Association
Meetings: 7:00 p.m. 1st Monday of the month
Location: J. Phil Campbell Sr. Research Ctr, 1420 Experiment Station Rd, Watkinsville, GA
www.facebook.com/EasternPiedmontBeekeepers 

Forsyth Beekeepers Club
Meetings: 6:30 p.m. 4th Thursday of the month
Location: Sawnee Mountain Preserve, Visitor Center, 4075 Spot Road, Cumming, GA
http://www.forsythbeekeepersclub.org/

Gwinnett County, Beekeepers Club of
Meeting: Second Tuesday of Each Month
Location: Hebron Church, 202 Hebron Church Rd, Dacula Ga 30019, Building A – 3rd Floor
www.gwinnettbeekeepers.com

Henry County Beekeepers
President: David McLeod
Vice President: Arthur “Brutz” English IV
Secretary: Fred Zimmerman
Treasurer: Jerry Haygood
Meetings: 7:00 p.m. 2nd Tuesday of the month
Location: Public Safety Bldg, 116 Zack Hinton Pkwy South, McDonough, GA
www.henrycountybeekeepers.org

Heart of Georgia Beekeepers
President: Tim Smith 478-397-7883  heartofgabeekeepers@gmail.com
Vice-President: Dewayne Pitts
Secretary: Hazel McCurdy  478-987-1304  478-808-1251 libre39@windstream.net
Treasurer: Kelly Hillis 478-954-9797  kelly.hillis@bop1889.com
Meetings: 7:00 p.m. 3rd Tuesday of the month
Location: Camp John Hope, FFA-FCCLA Ctr, 281 Hope Entrance Rd, Fort Valley, GA http://www.heartofgeorgiabeekeepers.com/

Lake Country Beekeepers Association
Bruce Morgan 478-357-4029
Meetings: 7:00 p.m. 3rd Monday of the month
Location: Hancock Co. Extension office, 12534 August Highway, Sparta, GA

Lake Hartwell Beekeepers Association
Meetings: 7:00 p.m. 1st Thursday of the month
Location: Family Life Center of the First Baptist Church in Lavonia, GA
http://lakehartwellbeekeepers.com/

Metro Atlanta Beekeepers Association
President: Cindy Hodges
Vice-President: Chris Jones
Secretary: Chris Pahl
Treasurer: Curt Barrett
Meetings: 7:00 p.m. 2nd Wednesday of the month
Location: Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave NE, Atlanta, GA
www.metroatlantabeekeepers.org

Mountain Beekeepers Association
Glen Henderson 706-745-1795
Meetings: 7:00 p.m. 1st Tuesday of the month
Location: United Community Bank, 25 GA Hwy 515, Blairsville, GA

Northeast Georgia Beekeepers Association
President: Virginia Webb 706-754-7062 mtnhoney@windstream.net
Vice-President: Slade Jarrett 706-677-2854 jarrett@jarrettbees.com
Secretary: Joyce Collins 706-839-7047 joycecollins@earthlink.net
Treasurer: Julie Civitts 706-599-1711 rcivitts@windstream.net
Meetings: 7:00 p.m. 2nd Thursday of the month
Location: Habersham Co. Extension, 555 Monroe St, Clarkesville, GA
negabeekeeping.com/

Northwest Georgia Beekeepers Association
Meetings: 7:00 p.m. 2nd Monday of the month (Jan-June & Sept)
Location: Walker County Agric. Center, 10052 N Hwy 27, Rock Spring, GA
www.northwestgeorgiabeekeepers.org

Oglethorpe County Bee Club
Chairperson:  Gordon ‘Tick’ Bufford
Vice-Chairperson:  Kevin Strawser
Secretary:  Glenn Galau
Treasurer:  Duncan Gannon
Meetings: 7:00 p.m. 3rd Monday of the month
Location: Oglethorpe Farm Bureau Building, 925 Athens, Rd (US 78), Crawford, GA
www.ocbeeclub.org

Southeastern Beekeepers Association
Barry Hart 912-337-5464
Meetings: Spring & fall meetings by announcement
Location: TBA

Southeast Georgia Beekeepers
Meetings: 7:00 p.m. 4thd Tuesday of the month, Aug-March
Contact: Ben Bruce 912-487-2001

Southwest Georgia Beekeepers
Sonny Swords 912-941-5752
Meetings: 7:00 p.m. third Monday
Location: Colquitt Co. Farm Bureau, 1899 Sylvester Hwy, Moultrie, GA

Sowega Beekeepers Club
Jesse Corray, President President@sowegabeekeepers.org
Thom Carey, Vice-President Vice-President@sowegabeekeepers.org
Barbara Gagnon, Secretary Secretary@sowegabeekeepers.org
Don Geisman, Treasurer Treasurer@sowegabeekeepers.org
Meetings: 6:30 p.m. second Thursday
Location: Chehaw Park, Creekside Educational Ctr,105 Chehaw Park Road, Albany, GA
www.sowegabeekeepers.org/

Tara Beekeepers Assoication (Clayton Co. area)
President, Mary Cahill-Roberts  president@tarabeekeepers.org
Vice President, Fran Lane  vpresident@tarabeekeepers.org
Secretary, Ruth Trawick  secretary@tarabeekeepers.org
Treasurer, Evelyn Williams  treasurer@tarabeekeepers.org
Meetings: 7:00 p.m. 3rd Monday of the month (except Oct & Dec, see website)
Location: Kiwanis Room, Georgia Power Bldg, 752 Main Street, Forest Park
www.tarabeekeepers.org

Troup County Assoicationof Beekeepers
Meetings: 7:00 p.m. 3rd Monday of the month
Location: 4-H Ag Bldg on Hwy 27 at Vulcan Rd.
http://www.caes.uga.edu/departments/ent/bees/associations.html#regular

Hawaii Associations

Hawaii Beekeepers’ Association
3081G Paty Drive, Honolulu, HI 96822-1448
President: Michael M. Kliks, PhD mmkliks@hawaii.rr.com  808-988-7203
Meetings: 4th Monday of Feb, May, Aug, Nov/Annual Meeting 6:00 p.m.
Location: Manoa Garden, Elders Center, 2790 Kaholoa Dr., Honolulu, HI 96822

Idaho Associations

Idaho Honey Industry Association
55 SW 5th Ave. Ste. 100, Meridian, Idaho 83642
Past President- Nick Noyes, email noyes@fmtc.com
President- Jonathon Millet, milletjf@yahoo.com phone- 208-412-1092
Vice-President- Andrew Puckett acpuckett@wildblue.net
Secratary/ Treasurer- Josh Reisinger, phone- 208-369-3607
Executive Director- Rick Waitley rick@amgidaho.com
Main Contact- Association Management Group, email- cindy@amgidaho.com, phone- 208-888-0988
Meetings: Dec 5th and 6th, 2013
Location: Red Lion Downtowner- Boise, ID

Idaho Associations

Idaho Honey Industry Association
55 SW 5th Ave. Ste. 100, Meridian, Idaho 83642
Past President- Nick Noyes, email noyes@fmtc.com
President- Jonathon Millet, milletjf@yahoo.com phone- 208-412-1092
Vice-President- Andrew Puckett acpuckett@wildblue.net
Secratary/ Treasurer- Josh Reisinger, phone- 208-369-3607
Executive Director- Rick Waitley rick@amgidaho.com
Main Contact- Association Management Group, email- cindy@amgidaho.com, phone- 208-888-0988
Meetings: Dec 5th and 6th, 2013
Location: Red Lion Downtowner- Boise, ID

Illinois Associations

Cook Du Page Beekeepers Assn. Inc.
Organized 1921 – Chartered 1936
President-  Jane Collins janec254@aol.com 630-369-6272
Vice President – John Hansen beehansen@juno.com 708-772-1196
Treasurer: -Terry Breen puma1cat@aol.com 630-513-0803
Secretary -Charles Williams mailto:swk140@aol.com 630-858-6308
Main Contact: Charles Laurence charleslaurence@earthlink.net 630-801-0979
Meeting: 3rd Saturday of the month during Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Sep, Oct (banquet), and Nov.
Location: Christ Lutheran Church of Clarendon Hills, IL Route 83 and Ogden Ave
meetings begin 7:00 pm
Website: www.cookdupagebeekeepers.com

Fox Valley Beekeepers Association
Organized Chartered 2013
President – Mark Schmidt 630-423-6245  email foxvalleybeekeepers@gmail.com
Vice President – Tom Luppino 630-423-6245  email foxvalleybeekeepers@gmail.com
Secretary – Kim Luppino  630-423-6245  email foxvalleybeekeepers@gmail.com
Treasurer: -Terry Breen – 630-423-6245  email foxvalleybeekeepers@gmail.com
Meeting:
  Last Tuesday of the month, no meetings during July and December
Location:  Batavia Public Library 10 S. Batavia Ave (Route 31), Batavia, IL.  Doors open at 6:30pm And meeting starts at 7pm
Website www.foxvalleybeekeepers.org

Heart of Illinois Beekeepers
President: Pat Sheets pzbeez@yahoo.com 309-668-0501
V-President: Brian Davies bedavies@yahoo.com 309-875-3205
Treasurer: Mike Moens 309-467-4489
Secretary: Janet Hart harthoney@msn.com 309-446-3004
Main Contact: Janet Hart
Meetings:
Location: Peoria, Pekin & Bloomington, IL

Illiana Beekeepers Association
PO Box 83, Kansas, IL 61933
President: Dan Wright 217-948-5353
V-President: Larry Waller 217-826-5124
Treasurer/Secrectary: Kathy Wright 217-948-5353
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of the month, Feb-Nov, 6:30 p.m.
Location: varies

Illinois State Beekeepers
PO Box 83, Kansas, IL 61933
President: James Belli 847-838-0207 jim@belli-belli.com
V-President:  Rich Ramsey 217-691-9354 Rramsey2@gmail.com
Treasurer: Udell Meyer 618-633-2429
Secrectary: Rita Taylor 217-626-1319 mailto:rtaylor39@hughes.net
Website: www.ilsba.com/

Kankakee River Valley Beekeepers Association
1650 Commerce Drive, Bourbonnais, IL 60914
kankakeebees@gmail.com
http://krvba.blogspot.com/
President: John Bailey bailey963@juno.com 815-214-8486
V-President: Butch Vinke
Treasurer: Peter Hansen peterbeekeep@gmail.com
Secretary: Donna Oppolo dmo@pilsenbees.com
Meetings: March 6, 2010 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. CST
Location: University of Illinois Extension Office

Mississippi Valley Beekeepers Association
President: Dale Hill djbeefarm@gmail.com 217-885-3147
Vice-President: LeAnn Moyers lmoyers@marktwain.net 217-617-9080
Treasurer: Debi Love debi.sue.love.@gmail.com 573-822-3081
Secretary: Tina McClelland tnt@friendshillapiary.com 217-257-2704
Meetings: 7:00 p.m. the last Tuesday of every month
Location: Adams Co. Farm Bureau
330 S. 36th St., Quincy, IL 62301
Website: mvbees.com
Email: info@mvbees.com

Indiana Associations

10 O’Clock Bee Line Beekeepers Association
(Nashville / surrounding counties)
Contact: Mark Partridge 812-988-9390
indypartridge@aol.com
Meetings are held 2nd Monday of each month

Bedford Beekeepers Association
(Bedford / surrounding counties)
www.bedfordbeekeepers.com
Contact: Todd Thomas 812-276-9375
computerstnt@yahoo.com
Meetings are held 3rd Tuesday of each month

Central Indiana Beekeepers Association
(Indianapolis / surrounding counties)
www.indyurbanbeekeeping.org
Contact: Sam Dodd 317-353-2475
Meetings are held 3rd Monday of each month

Clay County Beekeepers Association
(Brazil / surrounding counties)
Contact: Andy Lohrman 812-201-8722
andy.lohrman@frontier.com

Community Beekeepers Association
(Greenfield / surrounding counties)
Contact: Ron Myers 317-462-7380
almyron1288@att.net
Meetings are held 1st Thursday of each month

East Central Beekeepers Association
(Anderson / South Central Michigan)
Contact: Steve Doty 317-485-5593
jsdoty@indy.net 

Indiana State  Beekeepers Association, Inc.
PO Box 692, Danville, IN. 46122
President – Dave Shenefield – maillady@hoosierlink.com
Vice President – (main contact) – Larry Kemerly – lkemerly@tds.net  – 317-539-7697
Treasurer – Shellie Kemerly – lkemerly@tds.net
Secretary – Lisa Yowell – lisayowell@att.net

Lake Shore Beekeepers Association
(Northwest Indiana / Southwest Michigan)
Contact: Dave Laney, 574-656-8701
davelaney@kconline.com

Michiana Beekeepers Association
(North Central Indiana / South Central Michigan)
www.michianabees.org
Contact: Bob Baaughman 574-276-3959

Southeastern Indiana Beekeepers Association
(Milan and Moores Hill area chapter)
www.indianahoney.org
Contact: Jim Orem 812-623-2062
jorem@nalu.net
Meetings are held 3rd Thursday of each month

Southeastern Indiana Beekeepers Association
(Hanover and Madison area chapter)
www.indianahoney.org
Contact: Ginger Davidson
planecrazy13@gmail.com
Meetings are held 2nd Thursday of each month

North Eastern Indiana Beekeepers Association
(Fort Wayne / surrounding counties)
www.neiba.info
Contact: Harry Jones 260-637-1453
Meetings are held 3rd Thursday of each month

North West Indiana Beekeepers Association
(Crown Point / surrounding counties)
www.nwibeekeepers.com
Contact: Ed Rice, 219-781-8526

River Valley Beekeepers Association
PO Box 1056, Jeffersonville, IN 47131
Phone: 812-283-5470
Meetings: 2nd Monday of month 6:30 p.m. (October – March)
Location: Jeffersonville Township Public Library, 211 E Court Ave, Jeffersonville, IN
Field Days: April – September (time and date set by host member)
Website: www.rivervalleybees.org (to be online soon)

Spring Valley Beekeepers Association
(Georgetown  /south central counties)
Contact: Kenny Schneider 812-951-3737

Southwestern Indiana Beekeepers Association
(Rockville / surrounding counties)
Contact: Pam & Steve Hauser 765-569-5559
cozynestfarm@gmail.com

Sugar Creek Beekeepers Association
(Southwest counties)
Contact: Kim Fromm 812-483-0453
cozynestfarm@gmail.com

Wabash Valley Beekeepers Association
(Terre Haute / surrounding counties)
Contact: Perry Riley 812-898-1385
riley.honey.farm@gmail.com

West Central Beekeepers Association
(Lebanon / surrounding counties)
Contact: Mike Schluttenhofer 765-482-4384
mrschlutt@illines.net

White Lick Beekeepers Association
(Mooresville / surrounding counties)
www.WhiteLickBeekeepers.org
Contact: Randy Morris 317-833-4658
Meetings are held 2nd Wednesday of each month

White River Beekeepers Association
(Spencer / surrounding counties)
Contact: Justin Lovell 812-360-9278
lovell814@gmail.com
Meetings are held 2nd Tuesday of each month

Iowa Associations

Back-to-Basics Beekeeping Club
Contact: Eves Cadwallader
2420 285th St. Oskaloosa, IA 52577 641-673-3993 weic@kdsi.net

Central Iowa Beekeepers Association
1988 Vine Ave., Marshalltown, IA 50158
President: Arvin Foell 30930 530th Ave. Kelley, IA 50134 ph. 515-597-3060 cell 515-450-9494 ajfoell@huxcomm.net
V-President: Ellie Johnson
Treasurer/Secretary: Margaret Hala 641-752-2981
Main contact info: Margaret Hala 641-752-2981 mhala@marshallnet.com
Meetings: 3rd Saturday of March, June, Sept., 2nd Sat. of Jan.
Location: N/A

Des Moines Backyard Beekeepers
Contact: Julia McGuire jcammcguire@yahoo.com

East Central Iowa Beekeepers
President: Dave Irvin 319-351-6205  2254 S. Riverside Dr.  Iowa City, IA 52246
Treasurer/Secretary: Dave Campbell
Main contact info: Terry Dahms 2365 Hwy 6 NW, Tiffin, IA 52772 terry.dahms@gmail.com  319-338-5919
Meetings: 2nd Monday of March, June, Sept., Dec
Location: Johnson County Fairgrounds, Montgomery Hall

Iowa Honey Producers Association
www.iahoneyproducers.org
President: Roy Kraft kroyster.rk@gmail.com
V-President: Eve VandenBroek mrstheo@iowatelecom.net
Treasurer: Heidi Love bhlove5@aol.com
Secretary: Rhonda Heston ihpatreasurer@gmail.com
Meetings: Annually, usually 1st part of November
Location: Marshalltown, IA

North Iowa Bee Club
Contact: Pat Ennis 1040 Union Ave. Goodell, IA  50439  641-444-4767 Flat_Lander@lycos.com

Northeast Iowa Beekeepers
Contact: Louise Johnson 34147 310th St.  Guttenberg, IA 52052  563-252-2340 LouiseJ@alpinecom.net

Northwest Iowa Beekeepers
Contact: Larry J. Boernsen 6724 200th St. Ocheyedan, Iowa 51354  712-735-4205  Lm5kbees@iowatelecom.net

Red Rock Beekeepers
Contact: Gerald Murphy  1180 92nd Ave. Knoxville, IA 50138  641-218-4814

Southeast Iowa Beekeepers Association
Contact: Vernie Ramsey  22781 Route J16  Birmingham, IA 52535  319-498-4355  Vdramsey@netins.net

Southwest Iowa Honey Producers
Contact: Mike & Donna Brahms 14922 535th St. Griswold, IA 51535 712-778-4256

Friendly Beekeepers of Iowa
Contact: Judy Spence 12839 Carpenter Trail Carlisle, IA 50047  515-988-8397 jespencejr44@gmail.com

Kansas Associations

Northeastern Kansas Beekeepers Association
President: Larry Coppinger copphoney@yahoo.com  913-774-4810
V-President: Michael Sinclair sinclairhoney@hotmail.com  913-367-1257
Secretary: Beth Ward bee@hillsidehoney.com  913-680-1097
Treasurer: Bob Burns rburns@kc.rr.com  913-831-6096
Meetings: various locations & times

Kentucky Associations

Big South Fork
110 Murphy Subdivision Rd, Stearns, KY 42647
President: James Foster GaGie@highland.net  606-376-5428 (Main Contact)
V-President: Gary W Anderson 606-354-4140
Treasurer/Secretary: Elizabeth Foster 606-376-5428
Meetings: 2nd Friday of month 7:00 p.m. Eastern
Location: McCreary Branch of Somerset Community College

Bluegrassbees Online Forum
http://bluegrassbees.com/forums

 

Lake Cumberland Beekeepers’ Association
Past President- Ray Tucker, ray@solarplacefarm.com
President- Jonathon Millet, David Gilbert, gilbertd@windstream.net, 606 677-6662
Vice-President- Dorothey Morgan, lavenderlanefarms@gmail.com
Secretary- Tony Saylor
Treasurer- Dan Crockett
Meetings: Third Monday of the month (ex. Nov. & Dec.)
Location: Pulaski County Extension Office, Somerset, Kentucky
Website: http://lakecumberlandbeekeepers.com

 

Kentucky Backyard Beekeepers
C. J. Grant County Extension Office
105 Baton Rouge Rd. Williamstown, KY 41097
President: Jim Brown  flyboy1937@hotmail.com  859-428-1896
Vice-President: John D. Kelly  John_Kelly_12443@hotmail.com  513-460-2491
Treasurer: Marvin B. Lawrence  cummingsLnFarm@aol.com  859-824-7264
Secretary: Nancy Ogg  shadygrovefarm@wkybb.net  859-250-4204
Main Contact: Stan Flerlage  flerlages@juno.com  859-824-4882
Meetings: 2nd Monday each month 7:00 pm est.
Meeting Location: Grant County Extension Office

Pennyrile Beekeepers Association
15275 Meacham Road, Hopkinsville, KY 42240
President: Jim Hazelrigg 270-889-0019
V-President: Paul Arvin 270-475-4574
Treasurer: Roger Sugg 270-475-9485
Secretary: Alethia Prettyman bramble.bee.farm@gmail.com  270-269-6006
Meetings: 2nd Monday of the month 7:00 p.m.

The Kentucky Bee Company Online Forum
www.kybeeco.com

Whitley County Bee Keepers
609 4th St., Corbin, KY 40701
President: O.B. Richardson 606-528-4204
Treasurer/Secretary: Norma Walters
Meetings: 2nd Thursday April through October
Location: 17th St. Christian Church, 200 17th St., Corbin KY 40701

Louisiana Associations

Capital Area Beekeepers Association
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
President: Jack Lithgoe jacklithgoe@gmail.com  225-769-2331
Meetings: 1st Tuesday of every month 7 p.m CST
Location: LA Dept of Agriculture & Forestry, 5825 Florida Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70806

Maine Associations

Sagadahoc Beekeepers’ Association
President: Jennifer Nadeau
V-President: Martin Lakeman
Treasurer: Rodney Woodrum
Secretary: Sonia Woodrum woodrum1102@roadrunner.com  207-375-8839
Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of the month 7:00 p.m.
Location: Topsham Grange, Topsham, ME

Western Maine Beekeepers’ Association
164 Wyman Hill Road, Rumford, ME 04276
Secretary/Main Contact: Carol Cottrill mailto:wmbamail@msn.com  207-364-0917

Maine Associations

Sagadahoc Beekeepers’ Association
President: Jennifer Nadeau
V-President: Martin Lakeman
Treasurer: Rodney Woodrum
Secretary: Sonia Woodrum woodrum1102@roadrunner.com  207-375-8839
Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of the month 7:00 p.m.
Location: Topsham Grange, Topsham, ME

Western Maine Beekeepers’ Association
164 Wyman Hill Road, Rumford, ME 04276
Secretary/Main Contact: Carol Cottrill wmbamail@msn.com  207-364-0917

Maryland Associations

Allegheny Mountain’s Beekeepers Association
11714 Valley Rd NE, Cumberland, MD 21502
President: Fred Litten 814-842-3471
V-President: Ben Cooper 814-324-4550
Treasurer: Mike Burkett 304-788-1550
Meetings: 2nd Friday of every month
Main contact info: Harry A. Mallow beekeepermallow@yahoo.com  301-724-2191, 240-580-6040 cell
Location: LaVale Library, 815 National Hwy, Cumberland, MD

Bowie-Upper Marlboro Beekeepers Association (BUMBA)
President: Scott Seccomb 301-868-2086 scott.seccomb@verizon.net (main contact)
V-President: Leigh Walton 301-577-3088 leiwal@verizon.net
Treasurer: Margie Kreitzer 301-464-8378 kiota_kem@comcast.net
Secretary: Lori Brown 301-884-3384 farmstead88@msn.com
Meetings: 1st Thursday of even months (Except December)  7-9 p.m.
Location: Watkins Park Nature Center, 301 Watkins Park Drive, Largo, MD.

Howard County Beekeepers Association
http://www.howardcountybeekeepers.org/
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of every month except August & December, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Dining Hall, Howard County Fairgrounds

Maryland State Beekeepers Association, Inc.
President: Paul Dill (2010) pab192@aol.com
V-President(1st): Toni Burnham 202-255-4318 phang@tonitoni.org
Treasurer: Robert Crouse 410-638-0105 rlcrouse@qis.net
Secretary: Cheryl Evry 301-292-5231 caevry@gmail.com
Meetings & Locations: TBA (see website)
www.MSBeeA.org 

Susquehanna Beekeepers Association
PO Box 663, Forest Hill, MD 21050-1216
President: John Knapstein jdk92048@aol.com
V-President: Mike DeWald foxhunter4@hotmail.com
Treasurer: Robert Crouse rlcrouse@qis.net
Secretary: Suzette Jackson suzihonore@verizon.net
Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of every month
Location: Hartford County Extension Office, PO Box 663, Forest Hill, MD 21050-1216

Lower Eastern Shore Beekeepers Association
5708 Forest Grove Rd, Parsonsburg MD 21849
Website: http://www.lowershorebeekeepers.org/
President: Ron Wilson rwbuzzguy@gmail.com
Vice-President: Jennifer Williams
Treasurer: Tina Schrider
Secretary: Kate Patton
Publicity Director/Webmaster: George Heath beeman410@gmail.com
Contact: Ron Wilson rwbuzzguy@gmail.com 443-366-0091 cell

Meeting Information:Location: We meet at the MD, Extension Office, 28647 Old Quantico Road, Salisbury, MD 21801-8045
When: The 2nd Wednesday of each month.
Time: 7pm est.

Massachusetts Associations

Essex County Beekeepers
PO Box 10, Topsfield, MA 01983-0010
President: David Meldrum mailto:david.meldrum@verizon.net
V-President: Dan Conlon warmcolors@verizon.net  413-665-4513 (Main Contact)
Treasurer/Secretary: Tom Graney
Meetings: 2nd Saturday of each month 7:30 p.m.
Location: Topsfield Fair, Bee Building, Topsfield, MA
http://www.essexcountybeekeepers.org/

Franklin County Beekeepers Association
2 South Mill River Rd, South Deerfield, MA 01373
President: Rick Intres
V-President: Dan Conlon warmcolors@verizon.net  413-665-4513 (Main Contact)
Treasurer/Secretary: Tom Graney
Meetings: 3rd Thursday of each month 7-9 p.m.
Location: Deerfield Senior Center, Main St., Deerfield, MA

Hampden County Beekeepers Association
72 Belmont Ave. Enfield, CT 06082
President: Jim Stefanik 413-786-1790
V-President: Jeff Rys dozer@javanet.com
Treasurer: Cheryl Robare hcmbeekeepers@aol.com
Secretary: Jessica Martin
Meetings: 2nd Thursday of every month September through May
Location: Community Grange, 47 North West St., Feeding Hills, MA 01030
http://www.hampden-county-beekeepers.org/

Massachusetts Beekeepers Association
c/o Paul Desilets, PO Box 808, East Sandwich, MA 02537
President: Dan Conlon president@massbee.org
Treasurer: Andrea Desilets treasurer@massbee.org
Secretary: Paul Desilets secretary@massbee.org  508-888-2304 (Main Contact)
Meetings: Spring & Fall
www.massbee.org

Norfolk County Beekeepers Association
President: Tony Lulek tlulek@gmail.com  35 Dalton Road, Holliston, MA 01746, 508-893-7970, Cell 617-281-8867
Meeting: 1st Monday of each month 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m
Location: Norfolk Aggie, 400 Main St., Walpole, MA 02081
Website: www.norfolkbees.org

Michigan Associations

Pine River Beekeeping Club
New Club Organization Meeting – Tuesday, June 18, 2013
Meetings: Monthly 3rd Tuesday at 6:30pm
Location: Pine River Nature Center 2585 Castor Rd, Goodells, MI 48027
Contact: Don McChristian Jr. 586-610-1867 PineRiverBeekeeping@gmail.com 

Michigan Beekeepers’ Association
Terry Toland
Email: president@mba-bees.org
Web site: Michigan Beekeepers Association

Southeastern Michigan Beekeepers’ Association
5488 Warren Road, Ann Arbor, MI 48105-9425 sembabees.org
Main contact info: Roger Sutherland rsuther@sembabees.org, 734-668-8568
President: Clay Ottoni, ceottoni@gmail.com, 248-454-9800
Vice President: Richard Mendel, brescue@att.net, 734-761-7861
Treasurer: Mary Sutherland, rsuther@sembabees.org, 734-668-8568
Secretary – 2 people: Sandy/Randy Graichen, kyger7@hotmail.com, 734-483-0231

Minnesota Associations

Crow River Beekeepers Association
12321 600th Ave
Litchfield, MN 55355
320-583-0433  Harmony Schlueter

Northeastern Minnesota Beekeepers Association
web: www.nemnbeekeepers.org
Pres: Sam Stuart
Treasurer: Ray Lopez
Meeting: held the fourth Monday of the month at 7:00 PM at Bethesda Lutheran Church in Carlton, Mn. Meetings are open to the public.
Email: bkeeper2008@yahoo.com

Mississippi Associations

Central Mississippi Beekeepers Association
For beekeepers in the Jackson, Clinton, Ridgeland, Raymond, Madison, Pearl, Florence and Brandon area.
Meetings: 3rd Tuesday night of each month
Location: Clinton
Contact Stan or Cheryl Yeagley at 601-924-2582, email candsyeagley@netzero.net

Delta Area Beekeepers Associaton
Meetings:  as scheduled.
Contact Stanley Holland, 662-745-0529, email holland_stanley@bellsouth.net

Gulf Coast Beekeepers Association– Meets monthly for beekeepers along the Gulf Coast, Contact Doug Lowery, 228-826-2234

Lafayette County Beekeepers Assocation
Meetings: as scheduled.
Contact the local county extension office for details or Harold Brummett, 25 CR 4009, Oxford, MS 39655. 

Marion County Beekeepers Association
Meets Monthly for beekeepers in the Columbia, Foxworth, Sumrall area.
Contact:  D. L. Wesley at 601-736-3272, email dwesley39483@msn.com

N.E. Mississippi Beekeepers Assocation– Meets quarterly in Fulton. Contact Romona Edge, 662-862-3201, email romonam@ext.msstate.edu

Southeastern Beekeepers Association
Laurel or Ellisville, MS
Contact: John Tullos  601-782-9234 email: jtullos@bellsouth.net
or Hubert Tubbs 601-382-2607 email: Karen_tubbs@bellsouth.net
V-President: Donald Rushton

Missouri Associations

Beekeepers Association of the Ozarks
www.ozarksbeekeepers.org
4th Tuesday of each month, 7:00 p.m.
The Library Center, 4653 S. Campbell, Springfield

Boone Regional Beekeepers Association
www.boonebees.org
3rd Sunday of month, 1:00 p.m., Columbia Insurance
Group, 2102 Whitegate Dr. (back door), Columbia
President Jim Duever  573-254-3373

Busy Bee Club
4th Tuesday of each month, 7:00 p.m., Cedar County
Health Center, Owens Mill Road, Stockton
Neal Lee 417-276-3090 Neil Brunner 314-276-4252
grnthumb@alltel.net

Eastern Missouri Beekeepers Association
www.easternmobeekeepers.com
Meetings: 2nd Wednesday monthly, 7:00 p.m.
Powder Valley Nature Center
11715 Craigwold Rd. Kirkwood, MO
President: Robert Sears  314-479-9517
info@easternmobeekeepers.com

Gasconade Region Beekeepers
2nd Tueday 7:00 p.m.
First State Comm. Bank, Ownesville
President Rodney Angell  573-259-5811
2224 Nowack, Rosebud, MO
bee143@fidnet.com

Golden Valley Beekeepers
2nd Monday of each month, 7:00 a.m. (but varies)
Loaction: Henry County Courthouse, Clinton MO
Contact: Kathy Murphy 660-678-5171 murftk@copper.net

Jackson Area Beekeepers
4th Tuesday of each month, 7:00 p.m.
First Pres. of Jackson, 206 E. Washington
Contact Grant Gillard 573-243-6568
gillard5@charter.net

Jefferson County Beekeepers Association
2nd Tuesday of each month, 7:30 p.m., Hwy B & 21
Jefferson County Extension Center, Hillsboro
Contact Scott Moser 636-285-7295

Joplin Area Beekeepers Association (J.A.B.A)
Last Tuesday of each month 7:00 p.m.
Southwest MO Banks Community Building, 7th & Duquesne, Joplin, MO
President: Steve Davis  620-202-0232

Lake of the Ozarks Beekeepers
3rd Saturday of Month, 1:00 p.m.
UMC Extension Office, 100 E. Newton, Versailles, MO
Contact: Russell Kasnick 573-372-3122

Mid Missouri Beekeepers
3rd Sunday of each month, 2 pm,
St. James Tourist Ctr.
President: Charlotte Wiggins
charlotte@bluebirdgardens.com

Midwestern Beekeepers Association
Nov-March, 3rd Sunday of each month, 2:30 p.m.
April-Oct, 2nd Thursday of each month, 7:00 p.m.
(Schedule varies; please call first to confirm.)
Bass Pro Shop, Independence, Conservation Room
Andy Nowachek, President 913-438-5397

Mississippi Valley Beekeepers Association
Meetings: Last Tues of the month
Location: Quincy IL
Contact: Bernie Andrew 217-938-4975

Missouri Valley Beekeepers Association
3rd Monday of every month, 7:00 p.m.
Location vaires, call contact number below if unsure
Main contact: Calvin Brandt cvbrandt@landolakes.com 573-777-2728

Northeast Missouri Beekeepers Association
1st Friday of month, 6:30 p.m. Running Fox Elementary (3 miles south of Wayland)
Acting President: Randy Ewart  573-248-5561
rewart@centurytel.net

Northwest Missouri Bee Busters
1st Monday of odd month, 7:00 p.m.
Location: 511 4th Street, Conception Junction, MO 64434
Gerald Auffert, President 660-944-2535

Parkland Beekeepers
3rd Tuesday of each month
Ozark Federal Savings
President: Jim Johnson  573-330-6498 or 573-330-6499

Pomme de Terre Beekeepers
2nd Thursday of each month, 7:00 p.m.
Missouri Extension Office, Hermitage
Contact: Bessi Shryer 417-745-2527

Quad County Beekeepers Association
Meetings: first Tuesday of each mont, 7:00 – 9:00 pm.
Location: Lincoln County Extension Center, 880 West College, Troy, MO 63379

SEMO Honey Producers
2nd Thursday of month, Poplar Bluff Extension Office
Contact: Ernie Wells 573-429-0222 wells.ernie@gmail.com

South Central Missouri Beekeepers Association
1st Friday of month, Howell Electric Coop, West Plains
Monty Wiens, President 417 257-3994

Southern MO Beekeepers of Monett (“MOBees”)
3rd Tuesday of each month, 7:00 p.m.
United Methodist Church, Hwy 37 NW of Monett, MO
President: Kevin Young 417-847-5464

Southwest Missouri Beekeepers Association
1st Tuesday of month, Neosho High School FFA Building
Contact Glenn W. Smith 417-548-2255

Three Rivers Beekeepers
3rd Monday of month, University of Missouri Extension,
260 Brown Road, St. Peters, Missouri, 7:00 p.m.
For info: 2952 Greenleaf Drive, St. Charles, MO 63303
info@threeriversbeekepers.com

Nebraska Associations

Nebraska Beekeepers Association
c/o Warren Nelson
2839 N 46th St., Lincoln, NE 68504
President: Mike Slater
V-President: Cheryl Osterloh
Treasurer: Warren Nelson wnelson193@neb.rr.com
Secretary: JoAnn Vasko
Main contact: Warren Nelson 402-466-8173

Nevada Associations

Northern Nevada Apiculture Society
14060 Edmands Dr., Reno, NV  89511
President: Leonard Joy 775-970-3568
V-President: Joe Muncey 775-358-0467
Treasurer/Secretary: Bill Goff 775-851-1888
Main contact: Leonard Joy
Meeting: 2nd Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m. (March through October)
Location: State of NV Dept of Agriculture Bldg., 405 S. 21st St., Sparks, NV 89431

New Hampshire Associations

Pawtuckaway Beekeepers Association
c/o 37 Swan Drive, Nottingham, NH 03290
President: Bill Booth info@hivehealthy.com 603-670-5539
V-President: Barbara Lawler
Treasurer: Moe L’Heureux
Secretary: Ellie Palmer
Main Contact: Bill Booth (info above)
Meetings: 3rd Monday of each month 7-9 p.m.
Location: St. Pauls Church, Main Street, Candia, NH

Seascoast Beekeeper’s Association
Jeremiah Smith Grange
1 Lee Hook Road, Lee, NH
President: Amy Robinson
V-President: Amy Antonnuci
Treasurer: Don Powers
Secretary/Newsletter Editor: Karen Johnson
Meetings: Every 3rd Thursday (except December) from 7 – 9 p.m.
July’s meeting is a picnic at another location
info: www.seacoastbeekeepers.com

New Jersey Associations

Morris and Somerset County Beekeepers
Rich Lepik, Secretary/Treasurer
2091 Primrose Lane
Martinsville, NJ 08836
tel: 732 469-2574

North East Jersey Beekeepers Association
President: Fred Canavan canavanfred@gmail.com
V-President: Thomas Fuscaldo tomfuscaldo@aol.com
Treasurer/Secretary: Karl Schoenknecht kschoenk@msn.com
Meetings: 3rd Friday’s of the month
Location: Glen Rock, NJ
www.njbeekeepers.org

South Jersey Beekeepers Association
838 Tuska Ave, Millville, NJ 08332.
President: Seth Belson snakesrb@comcast.net
Treasurer/Secretary: Doris Morgan

New Mexico Associations

New Mexico Beekeeping Association
Address: PO Box 7188
Address: Albuquerque, NM 87194
Association web site: www.nmbeekeepers.org
Email: infonmbka@gmail.com

Langstroth Beekeepers of New Mexico
Phil Remick- President
2 marietta Ct. A #43
Edgewood, NM 87015
Phone: 505-238-56

New York Associations

Catskill Mountain Beekeepers Club
484 Ravine Rd, Berne, NY 12468
President: Richard J. Ronconi rronconi@att.ne t 518-797-3922
V-President: Helen Faraday-Young Helen@beenative.org  518-851-1391
Treasurer: Doina Dewell deedewel@yahoo.com  518-734-4965
Secretary: Heidi Ruehlmann heidianderich@gmail.com
Main contact info: Richard J. Ronconi rronconi@att.net 518-797-3922
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of every month
Location: Agroforestry Resource Center, Cornell Cooperative Extension, Route 23, Cairo, New York 12405

Champlain Valley Beekeepers Association
675 Mason St., Morrisonville, NY 12962
President: Dick Crawford
Phone: 518-561-7167

Chautauqua County Beekeepers Association
president: Laura LaMonica Laura’s
email address is: Laura.L.Lamonica@gmail.com
Contact address: P.O. Box 11, Pamana, NY 14767
Telephone: 716-782-4579

Meetings are the first Thursday of the month at the Frank Bratt Ag Center, Jamestown, NY

Empire State Honey Producers Association
273 Randall Rd.
Lisbon, NY 13658
315-322-4208
Greg@harmonyfarm.net

Finger Lakes Beekeepers Club, FLBC
Website: http://flbeeclub.com/
President: Peter Borst peterlborst@cornell.edu
128 Lieb Road, Spencer, NY 14883
Phone: 607-277-1285
1st V-President: Rob Sorensen
2nd V-President: Shelley Stewart moviepen@gmail.com
Treasurer: Barb DeWall dewall@ithaca.edu
Secretary: Hank Czerwick hc3@frontiernet.net
Meetings: 3rd Sunday of the month, 2:00 p.m.
Location: Cornell Cooperative Extension, Ithaca, NY (Sept – March), Cayuga Nature Center (April – August)

Long Island Beekeepers Associaton
Joanne Thomas
340 East 93rd Street
Apt. 27C
New York, NY 10128
Phone: 212-410-2200
fitjoanne@gmail.com

Mid York Beekeepers Association
Ken Boyce
209 Tobin Drive
Chittenango, NY  13037
Phone: 315-687-9495

New York City Beekeepers Association
Mailing: 157 Broome St. #3E, NY, NY 10002
Meetings: 1st Tues of most Months
Location: Varies (typically- 123 E 15th St, Manhattan, NY)
Website: www.nyc-bees.org
Email: info@nyc-bees.org

NY Bee Wellness
A resource for honey bee health
NYBeeWellness.org
info@nybeewellness.org

POB 25291
Rochester NY 14626
585-820-6619
contact: Pat Bono

NYC Beekeeping
Post Office Box 1528
New York NY 10021
Website: http://nycbeekeeping.org/
917-740-4BEE (4233)
Email: nycbeekeeping@gmail.com

 

Ontario-Fingerlakes Beekeepers Association
Robert Ashmead
6930 County Road 35
Honeoye, NY 14471
Phone: 585-330-6380
samhall@Rochester.rr.com

Rochester Beekeepers
RochesterBeekeepers.com
Rochesterbeekeepers@gmail.com
Rochester, NY
contact: Pat Bono

Southeastern Beekeepers Club, Inc.
James Thomas
PO Box 121
Cuddlebackville, NY 12729
Phone: 845-856-5195
james@tapstoneinn.com
www.sebcbees.com

 

Southern Adirondack Beekeepers Association
Dan Kerwood
18 Whitmore Avenue
Johnston, NY 12095
Phone: 518-762-9364
dkerwood@nycap.rr.com
www.adirondackbees.org

Southern Tier Beekeepers Association
593 Tunnel Rd., Port Crane, NY 13833
President: Earl Villecco 607-693-1571
Treasurer: Ernest Spencer
Secretary: JoAnn Keffer
Main Contact: Earl Villecco
Meetings: 2nd Tues. of Months (Sept-April)
Location: Cornell Co-op Extension, 840 Upper Front St., Binghamton, NY 13905
http://www.southerntierbeekeepers.org/

Steuben County Honey Bee Association
Dick Russell
5807 Dineen Road
Hornell, NY 14843
Phone: 607-324-9196

Sullivan County Beekeepers Assoc.
2011 Ulster Heights Rd, Woodbourne, NY 12788
President: Jim Kile 845-647-6759
V-President: Henry King
Treasurer/Secretary: Ruth Duncan
Meetings: 2nd Friday of the month 7:30 p.m.
Location: Sullivan County CO-OP Extension, Liberty, NY

Ulster County Beekeepers Assoc.
133 Plains Rd. New Paltz, NY  12561
President: Grai St. Clair Rice
V-President: Laura Wells
Co-Secretary: Marge Morrisey
Co-Secretary: Trish Adamshack
Meetings: Most 2nd Monday of most months 7-9  p.m.
Location: Rosendale Community Center, Rosendale, NY (Hudson Valley – west)
ulstercountybeekeepers@yahoo.com
www.ulsterbees.org

Wave Hill Beekeepers Association
Laurel Rimmer
675 W 252nd St.
Bronx, NY 10471
Phone: 718-549-3200
info@wavehill.org
www.wavehill.org

Western New York Honey Producers Association
Thom Roach
4654 Eckhardt Road
Eden, NY 14057
716-649-2705

Gotham City Honey Cooperative & NYC Beekeeping Meetup Group
Attn: Managing Director
Post Office Box 1528
New York, NY 10021
Phone: 917-318-2235
gotham.beekeepers@gmail.com
GothamCityBees.com

North Carolina Associations

Beekeepers of the Ablemarle Association
Amy Bundy
906 Foreman Bundy Rd.
Elizabeth City, NC  27909

Beekeepers of Wilkes County
PO BOX 253, Roaring River, NC 28669
President: Jon Molesa president@beekeepersofwilkes.org 336.844.4177
Vice President: Jeremy Bowlin vice-president@beekeepersofwilkes.org
Treasurer: Ray Rich treasurer@beekeepersofwilkes.org
Secretary: Kelly Bowlin secretary@beekeepersofwilkes.org
http://www.beekeepersofwilkes.org/
Meetings: 2nd Monday of each month, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Farm Bureau Bldg, Hwy 268 N. Wilkesboro, NC

Buncombe County Beekeepers Association
NC Cooperative Extension, 94 Coxe Ave, Asheville, NC 28801
President: Calvin Robinson
Vice-President: Lee Banks
Treasurer: Satchel Loftis
Secretary: Amanda Stone
Meeting: 1st Monday of each month, 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Location: Grace United Methodist Church, Asheville, NC
Main contact: http://www.wncbees.org/ 828-255-5522

Coastal Plain Beekeepers Association
P.O. Box 129, Tarboro, NC 27886
President: Jerry Flanagan csrcowboy@earthlink.net 252-341-2697
Vice-President: Rick Coor rickydcoor@bellsouth.net 919-778-0210
Treasurer: Edward Ray Edwards qee1066@embarqmail.com 252-459-2562
Main contact: Bob Filbrun – Ago Agent bob_filbrun@ncsu.edu 252-641-7815
Meeting Date & Time: 3rd Tuesday night of each month at 7:00 pm
Location: Ag. Center, Tarboro except April, Ag. Center, Wilson, & Ag. center, Nashville in November (no meetings in July & August)

Crystal Coast Beekeepers
Fisher & 16th St’s., Morehead City, NC
Meetings: 2nd Monday of the month, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Morehead City Parks & Recreation Community Center
http://ccba.webng.com/

Davie County Beekeepers Association
114 Doctor Slate Drive, Mocksville, NC 27028-2085
Website: http://www.daviebeekeepers.org/
President: Bruce Langdon
V-President: Wayne Woosley
Treasurer: Phil Morris
Secretary: Riley Woosley
Main contact info: Susan Fariss SusanFariss@PeacefulValleyHoney.com  336-998-2975
Meetings: 2nd Monday of the month, 7 – 9 p.m.
Location: Davie County EMS Building, 114 Doctor Slate Drive, Mocksville, NC 27028-2085

Guilford County Beekeepers
c/o Robert J. Jacobs, 4604 Graham Road, Greensboro, NC 27410
President: Robert J. Jacobs RobertJJacobs@aol.com
V-President: James Brown
Treasurer: Jackie Wiggers
Secretary: Levern Allen
Main contact info: Robert J. Jacobs RobertJJacobs@aol.com  336-740-1703
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of the month – odd months 6:30 p.m. covered dish dinner; even months 7:00 p.m.
Location: Agricultural Extension Service Building, 3309 Burlington Road, Greensboro, NC 27405

Macon County Beekeepers Association
249 Bates Branch Rd, Franklin, NC 28734
President: Bob Binnie
V-President: Ron Kirkland
Treasurer: Paul Farley
Secretary: Janet Hill janet34684@yahoo.com  828-369-9819
Main contact info: Janet Hill janet34684@yahoo.com  828-369-9819
Meetings: 1st Thursday of the month, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Agricultural Extension Office, Thomas Heights Rd. Franklin, NC

Mecklenburg County Beekeepers
121 Hermitage Rd., Charlotte, NC 28231
President: Wayne Hansen
V-President: Richard Flannagan
Treasurer/Secretary: Libby Mack
meckbees@yahoo.com
http://www.meckbees.org/
Meetings: 3rd Thursday of the month, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Marion Diehl Rec. Center, Charlotte, NC

Moore County Beekeepers Association
90 Sawmill Rd West, Pinehurst, NC 28374
President: Sanford Toole toolsm@mindspring.com
V-President: Robin Moore robinmoore@broadlink.biz
Treasurer/Secretary: Stan Davis msvcswd@windstream.net  919-775-2096
Meeting: 2nd Tuesday of each month
Location: Moore County Extension Svc Building

Orange County Beekeepers Association
Hillsborough, NC – Orange County, NC
President: Lewis Cauble lewis@hivebody.com
Main contact info: Jack Tapp BusybeeofNC@bellsouth.net  919-942-2006
Meetings: 1st Thursday of the month, 7:00 p.m.
Location: County offices, Hillsborough, NC 27278

Person County Beekeepers Association
304 South Morgan St Rm 165, Roxboro NC 27573
Website: www.personcountybeekeepers.org
President: Mary Dietz  mdeitz625@gmail.com (919) 698-9015
Vice-President: Inge Kautzmann ibk@imageray.net  (336) 364-4077
Secretary: Lynn Wilson wilsonls@esinc.net  (336) 364-8881
Treasurer: Donna Steen donnasteen@yahoo.com (336) 597-9890
Meeting: 3rd Thursday of each month, 7:00 p.m.
Location: 304 South Morgan St Rm 165, Roxboro NC 27573

Rockingham County Beekeepers Association
PO Box 4 Stoneville, NC 27048 www.rockinghambeekeepers.org
President: Frank Wyatt wyfgrp@embarqmail.com 336-635-5821
Vice-President: Jerry Isley jbisley@northstate.net 336-472-6325
Treasurer: Barbara Tate 336-635-8213
Secretary: Jeremy Tyson jeremy.tyson@ymail.com 336-548-6116
Main Contact: Lenzie Kinyon lkinyon@rockinghambekeepers.org 336-623-8059
Meeting Date & Time: 1st Thurs.of ea. mo. except April & July, 7 p.m.
Meeting Location: Rock Co. Cooperative Extension Service, 525 NC Hwy. 65, Wentworth, NC 27375

Rutherford Co., Chapter of NC Beekeepers Assoc.
182 Elizabeth Avenue, Forest City, NC 28043
President: Boyce Abernathy
V-President: Bruce Spivey
Treasurer: Deidre Lightsey
Secretary: Malanie Price
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of each month, 6:00 p.m.
Location: Rutherford Co. Cooperative Extension Office, Spindale, NC

Stanly County Beekeepers Association
President: Dexter Biles
V-President: Aronald Vanhoy
Main Contact: Mike Barbee pmbarbee@yahoo.com 704-888-2663
Meetings: 2nd Thursday of the month, 7 p.m.
Location: various restaurants and Ag Center

Toe-Cane Beekeepers Association
Micaville, NC
President: Al Snipes arcwood@yahoo.com
Vice-President: Richard Harty hartyfarm@msn.com
Treasurer/Secretary: Carol McCroskey

Wake County Beekeepers Association
4011 Carya Drive, Raleigh, NC
President: Danny Janes president@wakecountybeekeepers.org  919-567-9568
V-President: Ricky Barbour vice-president@wakecountybeekeepers.org
Treasurer: Vivian Joyner treasurer@wakecountybeekeepers.org
Secretary: Jill Currin secretary@wakecountybeekeepers.org
Meetings: 2nd Thursday of the month, 7:30 p.m.
Location: Wake County Cooperative Center, 4011 Carya Drive, Raleigh, NC

Ohio Associations

Ashtabula County Beekeepers Association
5347 White Rd. Geneva, OH 44041
Main Contact: verity@windstream.net
Meeting Date & Time: Feb, April, June, July, August, Oct., Dec., Third Saturday, Pot Luck Dinner 12:00 Noon, Business meeting 1:00 PM
Meeting Location: Ohio State Extension Offices, 39 Wall Street Jefferson, OH 44047

Athens County Beekeepers Association
P.O. Box 11 Athens, OH  45701
President: Eva Bear evabear@mac.com
Secretary: Jocelyn Bailey jocelynbailey47@gmail.com
Treasurer: Deborah Lucas lucaswillow@gmail.com
Main Contact: Eva Bear evabear@mac.com
Meeting Date & Time: 3rd Thursday of each month at 7pm
Meeting Location: OSU Extension Office, 280 West Union St. Athens, OH 45701

Brown County Beekeeper’s Association
P.O. Box 575, Mount Orab, OH 45154-9734
President: Joel G. Boothby jboothby@browncountybeekeepers.org 937-515-2476
V-President: Mark Bering mbering@browncountybeekeepers.org
Treasurer: Dave Gee dgee@browncountybeekeepers.org
Secretary: Brent Donathan brentd@browncountybeekeepers.org
Main Contact: Joel G. Boothby
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of each month 7:00 – 8:00 p.m.
Location: Western Brown High School Community Room

Central Ohio Beekeepers Association
6240 Wright Rd, Canal Winchester, OH 43110
President: Cheryl Wachsmuth jcwachsmuth@voyager.net
V-President: Dana Stahlman
Treasurer/Secretary: Barry Conrad barry@hiveandhoney.com  614-837-3899
Meetings: 3rd Wednesday of each month
Location: Franklin Park Conservatory

Clinton County Beekeepers Association
5171 St. Route 730, Wilmington, OH 45177
President: Corey Buckley buckleyfarm@yahoo.com 937-725-9957
Treasurer/Secretary: Wayne Wilkin
Main Contact: Corey Buckley
Meeting: 2nd Tuesday of each month 6:30 – 8:00  p.m.
Location: Wilmington Public Library

Coshocton County Bee Keepers
28929 Township Road 338, Warsaw, OH 43844
President: Jim Groves circleghoneyfarm@yahoo.com 
Main contact: Richard Mullet dmullet@bright.net 740-824-3915

Geauga County Beekeepers Association
President: Dane Paterson 440-286-7287
Treasurer/Secretary: Eleanor Spirka bumblebee8@windstream.net 440-968-3371
Main Contact: Eleanor Spirka
Meeting: last Thursday of the month 7 p.m. (July & Aug; July-picnic meeting; Aug-fair)
Location: Kent State Campus, 11141 Clairdon-Troy Rd., Burton, OH

Green County Beekeeper’s Association
2575 Indian Ripple Road, Beavercreek, OH 45385
President: Dan O’Callaghan
V-President: Warren Summer
Treasurer: Adora Leonard
Secretary: Terry Smith
Main Contact: www.gcbeekeepers.com
Meetings: 1st Tues of each Month (except Dec and Jan)
Location: Narrows Reserve, 2575 Indian Ripple Road, Beavercreek, OH

Jefferson County Beekeeper’s Association
Steubenville, OH
President: Mike Walkosky
V-President: Marshall Clark
Treasurer/Secretary: Joe Kovaleski josephkovaleski@sbcglobal.net 740-632-7500
Main Contact: Joe Jovaleski
Meetings: 4th Monday of each Month
Location: Pleasant Hill Grange Hill, State Route 213, Steubenville, OH 43952

Knox County Beekeepers Association
President: Jeff Gabric jgabric@columbus.rr.com
Secretary: Jennifer Schmidt

Lawrence County Beekeepers Association
Willow Wood, OH 45696
President: Bill Reid reidapiary@bright.net 740-643-2925
Contact person: Margaret Reid reidapiary@bright.net 740-643-2925

Maumee Valley Beekeepers
Treasurer: Ron Rudolph rrudy40@bex.net  419-475-2446
Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of each month 7:00 p.m., except December

Miami Valley Beekeeper’s Association
5995 Horseshoebend Road, Troy, OH
President: Todd Faulkner
V-President: Pam Marsh
Treasurer: Al Tuttle
Secretary: Kenny Adams
Main Contact: www.mvbeekeepers.com
Meetings: 1st Monday of each Month, except for December and January
Location: Brukner Nature Center, 5995 Horseshoebend Road, Troy, OH

Mid Ohio Valley Beekeepers Association
President: Steve Boone sbeeman@mybluelight.com
V-President: Sam Hammett samjohammett@verizon.net
Treasurer: Teresa Wagoner twagoner77@yahoo.com
Secretary: Clifford Leeson dorisleeson@hotmail.com
Meetings: 4th Tues of Month 7 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Location: Washington County Career Center
http://www.angelfire.com/nb/movba

Northeast Texas Beekeepers Association
J.B ‘Jim’ Lathem
P.O. Box 777
Wills Point, TX 75169-0777
Phone: 903-896-7100
Email: netba1@aol.com
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday each month at Russell Memorial Methodist Church, 201 South 4th St (Hwy 47), Wills Point, TX at 6:45 p.m.

North West Ohio Beekeepers Association
http://nwoba.honeyrunapiaries.com
President: Dwight Wilson, djlwilson@aol.com 419-722-1953
V-President: Tim Arheit tarheit@honeyrunapiaries.net 419-371-1742
Treasurer: Ed Alt 419-969-4911
Secretary: Alan Wischmeyer 419-523-6855
Main Contact: Dwight Wilson
Meeting: 4th Tuesday of each month 7:30 p.m.
Location: Pandora School, Pandora, OH

Sandusky River Valley Beekeeping Association
www.srvbeekeeping.com
President: Richard Brutsche 419-668-7386
Vice President: John Schick
Treasurer: Nancy Muncy
Secretary: Donna Valentine
Main Contact: John Schick 419-668-8947 schick13@accnorwalk.com
Meeting: 1st Monday of each month
Location: TBA 

Scioto Valley Beekeepers
9642 Randle Road, Williamsport, OH 43164
President: Isaac Barnes ikesbees@hotmail.com  740-225-2462
V-President: Dan Cottrell
Treasurer: Marie Crawford
Secretary: Caroline Snoke
Main contact info: Isaac Barnes ikesbees@hotmail.com  740-225-2462
Meetings: 2nd Thursday of every month, 6:30 p.m.
Location: Circleville Fire Station Meeting Room

Southwestern OH Bee Association
Website: www.swoba.org

Stark County Beekeepers Association
14945 Liberty Ch. St. SE, Minerva, OH 44657
President: Jeff Dicken je3dic@aol.com 330-868-3692
V-President: Besty Bowers
Treasurer: Scott Courtney
Secretary: Steve Smith
Main Contact: Jeff Dicken
Meetings: 1st Tues of Month 7 p.m., St. Timothy’s Church, Third St. South, Massillon, OH (some meetings are at different times and places, call Jeff first)
Location: Washington County Career Center

The Ohio State Beekeepers Association
100 Pyle Rd., Oberlin, OH 44074
86724 Keyser Rd., Cadiz, OH 43907 (After June 1, 2010)
President: Bob beekeeperbob17@hotmail.com  740-294-1584
V-President: John Grafton johngrafton654@gmail.com
Treasurer: Carmen Conrad carmen@hiveandhoney.com
Secretary: John George jkgeorge1@roadrunner.com
Main contact info: Bob beekeeperbob17@hotmail.com  740-294-1584

Trumble County Beekeepers Association
590 Bristol champion Townline Rd. Bristolville, OH  44402
President: Mike Shafer  atozbeez@embarqumail.com 330-718-8583
Vice-President: Rick Becker  rick@heritagefarmandapiary.com  330-766-6420
Treasurer: Jo Dyer  jojo49@wildmail.com 330-550-5810
Secretary: Rebecca Baxter  bekir1300@yahoo.com 330-469-9713
Main Contact: Mike Shafer
Meeting Date & Time: 2nd Sunday, @ 2pm
Meeting Location: Trumbull County Agricultural Building  Cortland, OH

Tuscarowas County Beekeepers Club
President: Rick Hamilton rrhconst@hughes.net
V-President: Paul Worstler
Secretary: Bill Watkins
Meetings: 2nd Thursday of each month
Location: Winfield Methodist Church

Warren County Beekeepers Association
7815 Wild Turkey Walk Maineville, OH 45039
Website: www.warrencountybeekeepers.org
President: Patty Harrington quiltsnbees@aol.com 513-314-3886
Vice-President: Dennis Malone dmalone15@gmail.com 513-428-0375
Treasurer: Gary Leever dgleever@roadrunner.com 513-683-8288
Secretary: Pamela Bishop speckledpup@fuse.net 513-518-7935
Main Contact: Patty Harrington
Meeting Date & Time: 2nd Sunday every month 2:00 PM
Meeting Location: Lebanon Presbyterian Church East St. & Silver St. Lebanon, OH 45036

Oklahoma Associations

NWOBA
Meetings: Twice a year on 3rd Saturday of April and Sept.
Location: Orion Fire Dept. 18 miles west of FAIRVIEW, OKLA. on Hwy 60 then 1/2 mile north, or
8 miles East of Chester, OK on Hwy 60 and then 1/2 miles north
President: Jimmy Shobert jshobert@live.com 620-660-5247

Frontier Country Beekeepers Association
PO Box 34, Guthrie, OK 73044
President: Glenn Brunette Brunette@hughes.net
V-President: Harry McQuown
Secretary/Treasurer: Elizabeth LeGrande
Main contact info: Chuddie Smith chuddiesmith@cox.net
Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of the month
Location: Logan County Fairgrounds, 1201 S. Division, Guthrie, OK 73044

Noble Beekeepers Association
Noble, OK
President: Pat Tickel ptickel22@gmail.com
V-President: Andy Wooliver
Treasurer: Maribeth Snap beesrneat@gmail.com
Secretary: Julie Hoffman
Meetings: 3rd Thursday of each month 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Location: Noble Public Library, Common Room, 204 N. 5th, Noble, OK 73068

Oklahoma State Beekeepers Association
Oklahoma City, OK
President: Maribeth Snapp maribethokbees@gmail.com 405-812-7756
V-President: Pat Tickel patokbees@gmail.com 580-795-4619
Secretary: Marie Wreath marie.wreath@okbees.org
Treasurer: Alan Larson alan.larson@okbees.org 918-638-2114
www.okbees.org

Oregon Associations

Coos County Beekeepers Association
922 S Cedar Pt. Rd., Coquille, OR 97423
President: Shigeo Oku shigeo_oku@gmail.com 541-396-4016
V-President: John Gardner
Treasurer: Jane Oku jane_oku@hotmail.com 541-396-4016
Secretary: Bobbie Gardner
Main Contact: Jane Oku
Meetings: 3rd Saturday of the month 6:30 p.m. (except Dec)
Location: OSU Building, 631 Alder St., Myrtle Point

Klamath Basin Beekeepers Association
www.klamathbeekeepers.org
(members are accepted from Oregon and California)
P.O. Box 1064, Klamath Falls, OR 97601
President: Paul Davitt president@klamathbeekeepers.org (541) 591-2260
V-President: John Wilda vicepresident@klamathbeekeepers.org
Secretary: Judith Olson secretary@klamathbeekeepers.org
Treasurer: Raymond Rutler treasurer@klamathbeekeepers.org
Education: Katharina Davitt education@klamathbeekeepers.org
Email: president@klamathbeekeepers.org
Meetings: 9:00 a.m., last Saturday of the Month, January-November
Location: KBREC OSU Extension Office, 6923 Washburn Way, Klamath Falls (near the airport)

Oregon State Beekeepers Association
1881 NE Ashberry Dr, Hillsboro, OR 97124
Website: http://www.orsba.org/
President: Jan Lohman president@orsba.org  541-567-3209
V-President: Paul Andersen vpresident@orsba.org  503-332-5410
Treasurer: Paul Kowash
5959 SW Taylors Ferry Rd, Portland OR 97219
503.452.2664; 503.367.5242 (cell)
paulkowash@aol.com
Secretary: Carolyn
Breece 743 NW 18th St, Corvallis OR 97330
541.207.3668; 541.224.2859 (cell)
carolyn_breece@yahoo.com
Main contact info: Carolyn Breece carolyn_breece@yahoo.com 541.207.3668

Southern Oregon Beekeepers Association
OSU Extension Center, Hanley Rd, Central Point Oregon
President: John B Jacob oldsolbees@gmail.com  541-582-2337
V-President: Floyed Palowski fmpawlowski@ashlandwireless.net
Treasurer: Julian Lewis lewis_adams_00@yahoo.com
Meetings: First Monday of the month, 7:30 p.m.
Location: OSU Extension Center

Tillamook County Bee Keeper
PO Box 434, Garfield, OR 97118
President: Bob Allen 503-322-3819
Meetings: Call 503-322-3819 for meeting info

Willamette Valley Beekeepers Association
4194 17th St. SE, Salem, OR 97302
President: Richard Farrier 541-327-2673
V-President: Harry Vanderpool shallotman@yahoo.com
Treasurer: Gordon Kroemer
Secretary: Mike Rodia
Meetings: 4th Monday of each month 7:00 – 9:00 p.m., except December
Location: Chemoketa Community College

Pennsylvania Associations

2 Cs and a Bee Beekeeping Association
President: Ken Hoover president@ccbee.org  814-946-4412
V-President: Ted Kaminski 814-247-9934
Treasurer/Secretary: *Helen Evans secretary@ccbee.org  or pigeonflyr@verizon.net  814-472-7637
http://www.ccbee.org/

Allegheny Mountain Beekeepers Association
c/o Ben Cooper, 15075 Main St., Hyndman, PA 15545
President: Ben Cooper cooper5@HerInTown.net
Vice-President: Brian Umstead
Treasurer/Secretary: Mike Burkert
Main Contact: Ben Cooper
Meetings: 2nd Friday of every month at 7 p.m.
Location: LaVale Library – Lavale, MD 21502

Armstrong-Indiana Beekeepers Association
450 Freeport Road, Butler, PA 16002
President: Lynda Reich honeysweet@zoominternet.net 724-283-8637
Secretary: Eleda Swank
Main Contact: Lynda Reich

Beaver Valley Area Beekeepers Association
711 Hall St., Aliquippa, PA 15001
President: Rob Steffes robertsteffes@hotmail.com  724-378-7204
V-President: Tom Johnson
Treasurer: Dan Worst danandnancyw@comcast.net
Secretary: Lyn Szymkiewicz lynszym@verizon.net
Main contact info: Rob Steffes robertsteffes@hotmail.com  724-378-7204

Beekeepers of the Susquehanna Valley
226 Hemsarth Rd., Millville, PA 17846
Treasurer: William Blodgett
Secretary: Brenda Aucker
Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of each month
Location: varies
http://www.thebeeyard.org/

Capital Area Beekeepers’ Association
Harrisburg, PA
President: Sam Garula thebeekeeper@farmoccasions.com
Secretary: Linda Purcell linda.sweetbee@gmail.com
Location: Pennsylvania State Farmshow Complex, McClay Street, Harrisburg, PA

Chester County Beekeepers Association
President: Linda Betlejeski birchroadfarm@verizon.net
V-President: Frank Ruthkosky fruthkosky@taylorgifts.com
Treasurer: George Biles gjbiles@yahoo.com
Secretary: Charles Karat ckarat@operamail.com
Meetings & Location: see http://www.chescobees.org/  (dates & times vary)

Monroe County Beekeepers Association
c/o RR 3 Box 3170, Snow Hill Road, Cresco, PA 18326
President: Rev. Michael J. Salnicky pocbkpr@earthlink.net
Vice-President: Glenn Bachman bkeeper@ptd.net
Treasurer: Richard Sudnik spanky@epix.net
Secretary: Laurel Bishow laurelbishow@yahoo.com
Main Contact: President or V-President
Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of every month at 7 p.m. (February thru November)
Location: Monroe County Conservation District Ed Center, Running Valley Rd, Tannersville, PA

Montgomery County Beekeepers Association
P.O. Box 203, Hatfield, PA 19440
President: Mark Antunes president@montcobeekeepers.org
Vice-President: Brian Marcy vicepres@montcobeekeepers.org
Treasurer: treasurer@montcobeekeepers.org
Secretary: secretary@montcobeekeepers.org
Main Contact: inquiries@montcobeekeepers.org
Meetings: schedule at www.montcobeekeepers.org/calendar/aspx
Location: Montgomery County 4-H Center, 1015 Bridge Rd (Route 113), Skippack, PA 19426

Northwestern Pennsylvania Beekeepers Association
23273 Fry Road, Venango, PA 16440
President: Charlie Vorisek vbeefarm@windstream.net
V-President: Norm Pratt
Treasurer: John Haschalk
Secretary: Tara Miller
Main contact info: Charlie Vorisek vbeefarm@windstream.net
Meetings: 5 times yearly, Saturdays 1:00 – 3:00 p.m.
Location: Our Lady of the Lakes, Edinboro, PA

Pennsylvania State Beekeepers Association
2565 Southside Rd., Canton, PA 17724
President: Lee Miller jimbeeglad@gmail.com 724-544-2900
Vice-President: Warren Miller superbee@hotmail.com
Treasurer/Secretary: Bob Tatro psbasecretary@gmail.com
Main Contact: Jeremy Barnes, 717-428-1144, mailto:babathemba@mac.com
Meetings: November 12 & 13, 2010
Location: Country Cupboard, Lewisburg, PA

Susquehanna Beekeepers Association NE PA
President: Ricahrd C. Chapin oldbeekeeper@epix.net
V-President: James Wood jimngin@epix.net
Meetings: 2nd Friday in April, May & June
Locations: Claverack Bldg., Montrose, PA

York County Beekeepers’ Association
c/o 1722 Union Church Rd., Seven Valleys, PA 17360
President: Jeremy Barnes mailto:babathemba@mac.com
Vice-President: Julie Kurtz sgtmom52@aol.com
Treasurer: Erin Fetters erinthebee@gmail.com
Secretary: Gail Leasure twinhopes@zoominternet.net
Main Contact: Jeremy Barnes, 717-428-1144, mailto:babathemba@mac.com
Meetings: 4th Thursday of each month, 7:00 p.m., Jan – Sept
Location: Community Room of Penn State, York Campus

Rhode Island Associations

Rhode Island Beekeepers’ Association
President: Chuck Wood 401-305-2355 chuck@woodsbees.com
V-President: Ed Lafferty fruithillapiaries@verizon.net 401-353-6644
Co-Treasurer: Lori Dobson loridobson@yahoo.com and Cindy Bapties ribabeesweet@gmail.com
Secretary: Janet Colardo (acting); Steven Burke (back-up)
Member-at-Large: Dr. Jane Dennison jamdmd@aol.com
Meetings: 2nd Sunday of every month, 2:00 p.m.
Location: varies
Website: www.ribeekeeper.org

South Carolina Associations

Aiken Beekeepers Association
P.O. Box 1854, Aiken, S.C. 29802
President: Allen Johnson  Johnson_9555@msn.com  803-266-5162
Vice President: Leslie Davis  Leslie.faye@studentpaths.info  803-355-8143
Treasurer: Dan Taylor  Dbtaylor_inc@yahoo.com  803-507-4294
Sectetary: Alan S. Maclay  alan@coldcreeknurseries.net  803-645-4533
Meetings: 4th Tuesday of each month
Trinity United Methodist Church, 2427 Whiskey Road, Aiken, S.C. 29801

Cherokee County Beekeepers Association
1100 W. Floyd Baker Blvd., Gafney, SC 29340
PO Box 700, Gafney, SC 29342
President: Wayne Powell
V-President: Barry Millen
Main contact: Alana West awillin@clemson.edu  864-489-3141
Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of the month, 6 -7 p.m.
Location: Cherokee Co. Extension office

Edisto Beekeepers
President: Gilbert Miller 803-284-3343 ext 225

Lancaster County Beekeepers Association
Lancaster SC 29720
Meetings are the first Thursday of each month at Marion Sims Theater at Springs Memorial Hospital.
Meetings start at 7pm
www.lancastercountybeekeepers.com

Low Country Beekeepers Association
1081 Holly Ridge Ln., Cottageville, SC 29435
President: Archie Biering beecity@lowcountry.com
V-President: Ronald Beltz
Treasurer: Lina Walters
Secretary: Diane Biering
Main Contact: Archie Biering 842-835-5912 beecity@lowcountry.com
Meetings: 3rd Thursday of the month (except July)
Location: Bee City, 1066 Holly Ridge Ln., Cottageville, SC 29435

SC Midstate Beekeepers Association
233 Cricket Cove Rd., Leesville, SC 29070
President: Wesley Bommer wesgardens@aol.com  803-564-6487
V-President: Patrick O’Connor abnpjo@hotmail.com  803-786-8754
Treasurer/Secretary: James Kepler kf4vyc@arrl.net  803-217-2070
Meetings: 1st Tuesday of the month, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Lexington County Admin. Bldg.

Spartanburg Beekeepers Association
Clemson Extension Office, Room 216, 142 S. Dean St. Spartanburg, SC 29302
President: Dennis Fleming
V-President: Jerry Hightower
Secretary: Susan Gardner
Treasurer: Francis Pack
Meetings: 2nd Thursday of the month, 6:30 p.m. refreshments, 7:00 p.m. meeting
Location: Clemson Extension Office, 142 S. Dean St., Spartanburg, SC  29302

Savannah Area Beekeepers Association
President:  Shirley Murphy beesamurphy@gmail.com phone  731-926-2132
Secretary: Jesse Wint
Main Contact:  Shirley Murphy Phone:  731-926-2132 Email: beesamurphy@gmail.com
Meeting Date & Time:  Third Tuesday, 7pm

Meeting Location: Hardin Co. Library  (call contact to confirm)

Tennessee Associations

Anderson County Beekeepers Association
Clinton Community Building, Clinton, TN
President: Cathy Lowden clowden@comcast.net 865-463-8541
V-President: Anita Greenlee
Treasurer: Dale Knight
Secretary: Linda Vanasse lvanasse@covhlth.com 865-771-1977
Meetings: 3rd Monday of the month, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Clinton Community Building, Clinton, TN

Columbia Area Beekeepers Association
4417 Dugger Rd., Culleoka, TN 38451
President/Main contact: Jack Wohlfarth jackdo@charter.net 931-987-0910
Vice-President: Richard Brickner bricknerdn@charter.net 931-381-1187
Treasurer: Alan Woodruff ajwoodruff@bellsouth.net 931-540-2899
Meeting Date & Time: 1st Sunday of month at 2pm
Location: Univ. of Tennessee, Agriculture Research Station, Spring Hill, TN

Elk Valley Beekeepers Association
406 Joyce Lane, Winchester, TN 37398
President: Philip Wilkerson
Main contact info: John W. Ferrell
Meetings: 2nd Monday of the month, 6:30 p.m.

Houston-Stewart County Beekeepers Association
115 Johnny Clark Loop Erin, TN 37061
www.houston-stewartcountybeekeepers.com
President: Otis Kelly odie1112003@yahoo.com  (931) 801-8005
Vice-President, Grant Coordinator and TBA Representative: Scott Sutton  tssutton2002@yahoo.com (931) 289-6339
Secretary/Treasurer: Jane Latsch mjmjlat@peoplestel.net (931) 289-2243
TBA – Mid TN Vice-President: Jim Garrison jimg@boardroominc.net  615-377-7696 (office) or 615-330-0105 (cell)
Meeting Date & Time: Third Monday of each month, 6:30 p.m. Central time
Location: Farm Bureau, Erin, TN

Roane-Morgan Beekeepers Association
919 Snowhill Rd., Oakdale, TN 37829
President: Bobby Horton
V-President: Bill Layne
Treasurer: Dale Snow
Secretary: Peggy Snow
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of each month, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Advantage Center, Wartburg

Rutherford County Beekeepers Association
12931 Newton Rd, Unionville, TN 37180
President: Keith Elrod awoodbee@gmail.com 615-274-3725
V-President: Robert Burns 615-274-6836
Secretary: Robbin Elrod robbin.elrod@gmail.com 615-274-3725
Main contact info: Keith Elrod awoodbee@gmail.com 615-274-3725
Meetings: 1st Monday of the month, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Lane Agriculture Center, 315 John R. Rice Blvd, Murfreesboro, TN

Tennessee Beekeepers Association
3900 Rock Springs Rd, Watertown, TN 37184
5115 Maryland Way, Brentwood, TN 37027
President: Jim Garrison jimg1850@live.com
V-President: Ray Turner
Treasurer: Petra Mitchell
Main Contact: Jim Garrison
Meetings: varies
Location: varies

Wilson County Beekeepers Association
Ward Ag Center, Lebanon, TN
President: Carey Mitchell 615-286-2529
V-President: Randy Randall 615-758-7247
Treasurer/Secretary: Petra Mitchell petrabee@hotmail.com  615-286-2529
Meetings: 1st Monday of each month, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Ward Ag Center

Texas Associations

Alamo Area Beekeepers Association
Edward Priest 210-722-7380
edward_p@sbcglobal.net
9570 Maidenstone, San Antonio, TX 78250
Meetings: 3rd Tuesday on odd # months; at Helotes Ind. Baptist Church
15335 Bandera Rd; Helotes @ 7 p.m.

Austin Area Beekeepers Association
Contact: L. Wilson 512-619-3700  lw@ausapts.com
Meetings: 3rd Monday of every month.
Location: Old Quarry Library, 7051 Village Center Drive, Austin, TX,
http://www.meetup.com/Austin-Urban-Beekeeping/

Brazoria County Beekeepers Association
Larry Hoehne 979-848-9780 or 979-236-1385
233 Crestwood, clute TX 77531
bcbassociation@gmail.com
Meetings: 2nd Monday of each month at 7pm, Brazoria County Extension Office  21017 County Road 171, Angleton TX 77515

Central Texas Beekeepers Association
Michael Kelling 979-277-0411 CentralTexasBeekeepers@gmail.com
www.centraltexasbeekeepers.org
1997 Tonckawa Hills Ln, Brenham, TX 77833
Meetings: Monthly on the 4th Thursday (except November and December) 7 p.m.
Location: Washington County Fairgrounds, Brenham

Coastal Bend Beekeepers Association
Deborah Houlihan 361-877-2428
crazybutterflychick@hotmail.com
445 Parade Dr., corpus Christi, TX 78412
Meetings: First Thrusday of each month at 6:30pm, City of Corpus Garden Senior Center 5325 Greely Dr. Corpus Christi, TX 78412

Collin County Hobby Beekeepers Association
Website: www.northtexasbeekeepers.org
Contact: John J. Talbert 214-532-9241
john@sabinecreekhoney.com
PO Box 6, Josephine, TX 75164
Meetings: 2nd Monday of each month at 6:30 p.m
Location: Heard Craig Hall, 306 N. Church St, McKinney

Concho Valley Beekeepers Association
Mark F. Hedley 325-463-5319
8740 FM 502, Rochelle, TX 76872
mark@spiralhornapiaries.com
Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of each month (except Dec.)
Location: Texas A&M Research and Extension Center
7887 U.S. Highway 87 N., San Angelo, TX

Dino-Beekeepers Association
Dwain Cleveland 254-396-0655
dwaincleveland@windstream.net
www.dino-bee.com
Meetings: 1st Tuesday of month
Chachi’s Mexican Restaurant
Highway 67 Glen Rose @ 7pm

East Texas Beekeepers Association
Website: www.etba.com
Richard Counts 903-566-6789 dickcounts@bigplanet.com
16239 Audrey Lane, Arp, TX 75750
Meetings: 1st Thursday of each month at 6:45 p.m.
Location: Whitehouse United Methodist Church, 405 W Main, Whitehouse, TX

El Paso Beekeepers Association
Contact: Sarah Downing 915-859-7725
1030 N. Zaragosa, Ste A, El Paso, TX 79907
Meetings: Not meeting regularly.

Fort Bend Beekeepers Association
1402 Band Road, Suite 100, Rosenberg, TX 77471
Secretary/Treasurer: Jeff McMulan 281-980-2363 (home) 281-615-5346 (cell)
jeffmcmullen@comcast.net
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of each month (except Dec.) 7:00 p.m.
Location: Fort Bend County Bud O’Shieles Community Center
1330 Band Road, Rosenberg, TX 77471

Golden Triangle Beekeepers Association
Contact: Wallace Commander 409-982-0907
2445 Green Avenue, Port Arthur, TX 77642
Meetings: Not meeting regularly

Harris County Beekeepers Association
Website: http://www.harriscountybeekeepers.org/
info@harriscountybeekeepers.org
Cameron Crane 409-658-3800
2300 Belvedere Dr., Baytown, TX 77520
Meetings: 4th Tuesday of each month 7 p.m., except December
Location: Golden Acres Center, 5001 Oak Ave., Pasadena, TX 77503

Heart of Texas Beekeepers Association
Gary Bowles 254-214-4514
gbowles@peoplepc.com
Meetings: 4th Tuesday of each month (except December) at 6:30 p.m.
Location: A1 Buffet, 301 S. Valley Mills Drive, Waco, TX

Houston Beekeepers Association
Website: www.houstonbeekeepers.org
Rita Willhite rr.willhite@yahoo.com  832-654-7317
Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of each month
Location: Bayland Community Center, 6400 Bissonnet St., Houston, TX at 7:30 p.m.

Lone Star Farms
http://www.lonestarfarms.net/
8371 Jackrabbit Ln
Bryan, Texas
Dennis Brown dennis@lonestarfarms.net
Meetings: first Thurday of the month at 7 pm

Metro Beekeepers Association
website: www.metrobeekeepers.net
President: Stan Key stankey.texas@gmail.com
8413 Castle Creek Rd., North Richland Hills, TX 76182
Meetings: 2nd Monday of the month, 6:30 p.m.
Location: United Electric Coop – Community Room, Bethesda Rd at I 35 W. Burleson
Main contact: Terry Botkin 214-837-7256

Montgomery County Beekeepers Association
Website: http://MoCoBees.com
John Hicks 936-756-9708
johnhicks12003@yahoo.com
Meetings: 3rd Monday of each month
Location: Montgomery County Extension Office @ 7pm

Permian Basin Beekeepers Association
Contact: J.C. and Dean Brittingham 915-332-2215
2312 N. Adams, Odessa, TX 79761
Meetings: Not meeting regularly.

Pineywoods Beekeeping Association
Cecil Hunt 936-632-5357
clh12@consolidated.net
301 Carriage Dr., Lufkin, TX 75904
Meetings: 2nd Thursday of each month 7:30 p.m.
Location: Angelina Co. Chamber of Commerce, Highway 287 and Highway 58 Intersection, Lufkin

Red River Valley Beekeepers Association
c/o Bennie J. Watson, 1952-A Hines Blvd., Wichita Falls, TX 76301-7961
President: Bennie J. Watson wbennie899@aol.com  940-767-0207
V-President: Jerry Breedlove 940-767-0870
Treasurer: David Potter 940-636-3681
Secretary: Brian Sissel 940-224-1596
Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of each month (except December) 7:00 p.m.
Location: Bolin Science Hall, Room 209, Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls

Rio Grande Valley Beekeepers Association
Contact: Billy Wright 956-464-5042
Route 5, Box 74, Donna, TX 78537
Meetings: 3rd Tuesday of each month at 7:30 p.m.
Location: TAMU Res. and Ext. Center, 2401 E. Highway 83, Weslaco

San Marcos Area Bee Wranglers
Main Contact: Denise Benson, Corresponding Secretary smabeewranglers@centurylink.net
Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of the month, 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
Location: Hays County Extension Office, 1253 Civic Center Loop, San Marcos, TX 78666

Texas Beekeepers Association
1799 Goodson Ct., Round Rock, TX 78664-3706
President: Todd Youngblood
V-President: Edwart Priest
Treasurer: Jimmie L. Oakley treasurer@texasbeekeepers.org 512-388-3630
Secretary: John J. Talbert secretary@texasbeekeepers.org 972-873-8084
Main Contact: John J. Talbert
Meeting: 2nd weekend in November
http://texasbeekeepers.org

Travis County Beekeepers Association
The Travis County Beekeepers Association now has a new night and new location! (Austin, TX) We are now meeting on the FIRST MONDAY NIGHT of each month at the Zilker Botanical Gardens in Central Austin.
7-9pm
Address:
Zilker Botanical Garden
2220 Barton Springs Road
Austin, TX 78746

Trinity Valley Beekeepers Association
Website: www.tvbees.org
9702 Vinewood Drive, Dallas, TX 75228
President: Christi Baughmann
V-President: Lara Guerra
Treasurer: Carlos Guarjado
Secretary: Matthew Diez
Meetings: 1st Wednesday of each month (except August), 7 – 9 p.m.
Location: Continuing Education Center, C.C. Young Facility, 4847 West Lawther Dr., Dallas, Texas 75214
Main contact: Dr. Alan Eynon abees@swbell.net  972-231-5702 x 104

 

Walker County Area Beekeepers Association
Steve Kelley 936-435-2426
shortmd@msn.com
Meetings: Last Thursday of each month 7:00 p.m.
Location: #1 Tam Rd., Walker County Extension Office, Huntsville, TX

Williamson County Beekeepers Association
Website: www.wcaba.org
1799 Goodson Ct., Round Rock, TX 78664-3706
Main Contact: Jimmie L. Oakley jimmie.oakley@att.net  512-388-3630
Meeting: 4th Thursday of each month (except December) at 7 p.m.
Location: First United Methodist Church, 410 E. University Ave, Georgetown, TX 78626

Utah Association

Utah County Beekeepers Association
5875 West 11300 South, Payson, UT 84651
President: Stephan Briles
V-President: neil Shelley
Treasurer: Barbara Rowland
Meetings: 1st Wednesday of the month, 7 – 9 p.m.
website: http://www.utahcountybeekeepers.org/

Vermont Associations

Bennington County Beekeepers Club Limited
110 County St., Bennington, VT 05201
President: Jacob Ech cbook@pngusa.net
V-President: Robert Greene robaero@yahoo.com
Secretary: jeanne Davis lorjecosa@gover.net
Meetings: Thursdays–Jan, April, August & October
Location: Crispe Room, Vermont Veterans Home

Central Vermont Beekeepers
216 Maple St., Duxbury, VT 05676
President: Kim Greenwood kimgreenwood@hotmail.com
Meetings: alternating Tuesdays & Saturdays, monthly
Location: varies

Northeast Kingdom Beekeeping Club
St. Johnsbury, VT
Main Contact: Paul Berlejung
Meetings: Alternately on the 1st Tuesday or Thursday of the month 7-9 p.m.
Website: https://sites.google.com/site/northeastkingdombeekeepers
Email: nekbeekeepers@gmail.com

Vermont Beekeepers Association
PO Box 764, Burlington, VT 05402-0765
Website: http://www.vtbeekeepers.org/
President: Bill Mares bill.mares@gmail.com  802-863-4938
V-President: Maddie Sobel MaddieFarm@aol.com
Treasurer: John Tardie
Membership Secretary: Valarie Wilson valarie@vtbeekeeper.com
Recording Secretary: Jeffrey Hamelman

Virgina Associations

Beekeepers Guild of Southeast Virginia
P.O. Box 5206, Chesapeake, VA 23324
President: Rick Fisher  apisrex@cox.net
Vice-President: David Kvello  kvello@cox.net
Treasurer: Dennis Heidenthal  heidenthald@gmail.com
Secretary: Tom Poole  tp4900@yahoo.com
Main Contact: Rick Fisher
Meetings: 2nd Monday of each month at 7:00 p.m.
Location: Towne Hall, a wing of Towne Bank, 137 Mt. Pleasant Rd., Chesapeake, VA 23322
Website: http://beekeepersguild.org/

Colonial Beekeepers Association
Website: http://colonialbeekeepers.com/
President: Pete Ostrowski bostrowski1@cox.net
V-President: Jud Nierle jnierle@hotmail.com
Treasurer: Pam Burton pamburton1@gmail.com
Secretary: Jackie Skinner jbs1959@aol.com
Meetings: 3rd Monday, Jan – Nov, 7 – 9 p.m.
Location: St. Luke’s Methodist Church, 300 Ella Taylor Road, Grafton, VA 23692-3236

East Richmond Beekeepers Association
15 East Main Street, Richmond, VA 23219
Website: http://www.eastrichmondbees.org/
President: R.D. Radford 804-357-2765 beemanrd@yahoo.com
V-President: Jack Weisskohl 703-282-1297 jcweisskohl@gmail.com
Co-V-President: Cath Cowan honeyguts@gmail.com
Treasurer: Barbara Ruslander, 2949 Pocahontas Trl, Quinton, VA 23141, ruslander.barbara@yahoo.com
Secretary: Rebecca Swanson rebecca.swanson50@gmail.com
Main contact info: David Stover david@davidstover.com  804-782-0988
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of the month
Location: Ft. Lee Baptist Church, Laburnum & Charles City Rd., Richmond, VA 23231

Gateway Beekeepers Association
King George, VA
President: Michael J. Church churchmj@verizon.net  540-775-9740
V-President: Robert Wernsman bobzbee@aol.com  540-775-2364
Treasurer: Julie Moore juliemoore@dirtybirdpottery.com  540-644-1138
Secretary: Stephanie Walters sawalt65@va.metrocast.net  540-775-3964
Meetings: 3rd Thursday of the month except December, 7 – 9 p.m.
Location: American Legion, Hwy 206 & Hwy 610, King George, VA

New River Valley Beekeepers Association
c/o Jerry Borger, 1260 Running Buck Rd., Christiansburg, VA 24073
President: Jerry Borger twoltcols@verizon.et 540-382-1798
V-President: Lynette Tobias lt24073@gmail.com 540-381-0306
Treasurer: Jack Price wp25244@west-point.org 540-745-3411
Corresponding Secrectary: Mark Chorba marco@vt.edu 540-231-6115
Recording Secretary: Chris Robinson cfrobin@yahoo.com 540-985-3919
Main Contact: Jerry Borger, president
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of each month at 7:00 p.m. (except Dec/Jan, Jul, Aug)
Location: 210 Pepper St., Christiansburg, VA 24073

Northern Piedmont Beekeepers
President: Mike King kahu9@juno.com
V-President: Alan Fiala alan.fiala@aya.yale.edu  703-790-8044
Treasurer: Lele Hankins hankins77@comcast.net  540-547-4711
Secretary: Deb Parker brokenpost@gemlink.com  540-854-4883
Meetings: 3rd Thurs of Jan, Feb, Mar, Apr, May, Sept, Oct, Nov 7:30 p.m.
Location: Culpeper, VA, Coop Extesnion offices
Main contact: Ann Harman ahworkerb@aol.com  540-364-4660

Page Valley Beekeepers Club
148 Pass Run Ln., Luray, VA 22835
President: Ken Fisher
V-President: Ron Pierce
Treasurer: Lucia King
Secretary: Susan Finlay
Main contact: Susan Finlay 540-743-7558 sfinlay1@yahoo.com
Meetings: 2nd Thurs of each month, 7 p.m.

Piedmont Beekeepers Association
1659 Virginia Byway, Bedford, VA 24523 (treasurer)
6960 Johnson Mountain Rd, Huddleston, VA 24104 (newsletter editor)
President: Klaus Scheiber klausandbev1@4isp.com
V-President: Jeff Jenner jefftrf@va.net
Treasurer: Dorinda Hughes ventrus00@aol.com
Secretary: Deb Parker brokenpost@gemlink.com  540-854-4883
Main contact: George Kelly btusnret@aol.com  540-586-0766
Meetings: 3rd Thurs of each month
Location: Lynchburg, VA, Lynchburg Public Works Bldg, 1700 Memorial Ave.

Prince Williams Regional Beekeepers (PWRBA)
6311 Catharpin Rd., Gainesville, VA 20155
President: Keith  Fletcher Fletcherpwrbeekeepers@gmail.com
V-President: Tina Kestner
Treasurer: Terence Hasham
Secretary: Karla Eisen
Main contact: Karla Eisen pwrbeekeepers@gmail.com 703-753-9023
Meetings: 2nd Thurs of Jan, March, May, Sept and Nov at 7 p.m.
Location: Manassas Church of the Brethren, 10047 Nokesville Road, Manassas, VA 20110

Rappahannock Area Beekeepers Association
8800 Courthouse Rd, Spotsylvania, VA 22553
President: Jim Herrick FoxHunter92@aol.com
Treasurer: Martin Perry Perrypony@aol.com
Secretary: Sara Broyles sarabee1@verizon.net
Main contact info: Kim Fraser Ubbuny@aol.com  540-785-8769
Meetings: 3rd Thursday of the month
Location: Snow Library, Spotsylvania, VA

Southwest Piedmont Beekeepers Association
2325 Trent Hill Dr., Bassett, VA 24055
President: Edward Keaton honeybgail@comcast.net 276-629-7275, cell 276-252-8615
V-President: Charlie Fain
Treasurer/Secretary: Gail Keaton honeybgail@comcast.net 276-629-7275, cell 276-732-8615
Main Contact: Edward or Gail Keaton
Meetings: 1st Tuesday of each month, 7 p.m.
Location: Administration Bldg., Collinsville, VA 24708Tidewater Beekeepers
P. O. Box 15613, Chesapeake, VA  23328
President: Frank Walker
Vice-President: Sean Kenny
Treasurer: Carol Watkins beelady1952@aol.com 252-429-3134
Secretary: Nina Calvano philandnina@verizon.net

Virginia State Beekeepers Association
President: Pam Fisher bgrrl@cox.net 757-620-0945
V-President: Bill Theiss billtheiss3458@yahoo.com 540-405-7709
Treasurer: Barbara Ruslander ruslander.barbara@yahoo.com 804-572-5956
Secretary: Deb Parker brokenpost.farm@gmail.com  540-222-5430
Meetings: June, November
Main contact: Pam Fisher bgrrl@cox.net 757-620-0945 http://www.virginiabeekeepers.org/

 

Washington Associations

Clark County Beekeepers Association
P.O. Box 144, Brush Prairie, WA 98606
email: clarkcountybee@yahoo.com
President: Artie Larson
V-President: Wade Henke
Treasurer/Secretary: Brenda Calvert 360-514-9223
Meetings: 2nd Thursday of the month Sept-June 7 p.m.
Location: Caee Center, 11104 NE 149th St. Room 202-205, Brush Prairie, WA 98606.
(no meetings from June-Sept for honey extraction and county fair)

Cowlitz Beekeepers Association
101 Greenwood Ct., Kelso, WA 98626
President: Dave Sypher dmsypher@gmail.com  360-578-2444
V-President: Curtis Clifford cba75beaver@yahoo.com  360-636-6688
Treasurer/Secretary: Fran Boucher boucher_fran@yahoo.com  360-425-4863
Meetings: 4rd Thursday of each month
Location: WSU Extension office, Longivew, WA

Lewis County Beekeepers’ Association
Website: www.lewiscountybeekeepers.org
Main Contact: Secretary, Susanne Weil, Susanne.beekeeper@gmail.com or 360-880-8130
Meetings: 7 pm on the second Wednesday of each month. All club meetings are open to the public – you don’t need to be a member to attend.
Location: Centralia College, Washington Hall 103, 701 W. North Street, Centralia, WA 98750.  FYI: December & July meetings are off-site potlucks; contact secretary for details.

The basic format for meetings is:
6:30 to 7:00:  Social Hour
7 – 8:  Speaker [see website for monthly topics]
8 – 9:  Business Meeting & Beekeeping Q&A

Mt. Baker Beekeepers Association
Main contact info: Michael Jaross, 1705 Cowgill Ave., Apt B, Bellingham, WA 98225
michaeljaross@gmail.com   360-676-9214
Meetings: 2nd Wednesday of the month except July, 7:00 p.m.
Location: North Bellingham Grange, Northwest Avenue just south of Smith Rd

Puget Sound Beekeepers Association
Website: http://pugetsoundbees.org/
Any info can be sent to our newsletter editor at: editor@psbees.org

Snoqualmie Valley Beekeepers
Website: www.snoqualmievalleybeekeepers.org
Main Contact: Bob Combs 425-891-2329
Meetings: 7 pm on the second Tuesday of each month at Meadowbrook Interpretive Center.
All club meetings are open to the public – you don’t need to be a member to attend.
Location: 1711 Boalch Ave, North Bend, WA 98045

The basic format for meetings is:
7:00-7:30 Beginner topics
7:30-8:00 Teatime and Q & A
8:00-9:00 Feature presentation.

Stanwood Camano Beekeepers Association
1129 Portage Rd
Camano Island, WA  98282-6504
Secretary/Treasurer: Bonnie Swanson

Washington State Beekeepers’ Association
Website:  www.wasba.org
Main Contact:  Secretary, Susanne Weil
Email:  secretary@wasba.org

West Virgina Associations

Cabell Wayne Beekeepers Association
3554 Haneys Branch Road, Huntington, WV 25704
President: Gabe Blatt gabeblatt@verizon.net  304-429-1268
V-President: Wade Stiltner 304-272-5049
Treasurer/Secretary: Dan O’Hanlon 304-526-7025
Meetings: 2nd Monday of every other month – Starting January, 7:00 p.m.
Location: Lavalette United Methodist Church, Lavallette, WV
Website: https://sites.google.com/site/cabellwaynebeekeepers1/home

Jackson County Beekeepers Association
3334 Ripley Road, Ripley, WV 25271-6090
President: Tom Wilkinson twonailsgirl@peoplepc.com 304-373-0317
V-President: David Eads nancyeads@frontiernet.net 304-675-6511
Treasurer: Robert Frame robert-e-frame@hotmail.com 304-372-7517
Secretary: Zelma Boggess zboggess@casinternet.net 304-372-3106
Main contact: Zelma Boggess zboggess@casinternet.net 304-372-3106
Meeting Date: Bi-monthly
Location: MacDonald Building, Jackson County Fairgrounds, Cottageville, WV

Kanawha Valley Beekeepers Association
550 Coal River, St. Albans, WV 25177
President: Steve May gs.mayesuddenlink.net  304-727-7659
V-President: Larry Lipscomb
Treasurer: Allen Leadmon
Secretary: Ginger Williford
Meetings: 3rd Saturday, bi-monthly
Location: St. Albans Library
www.kanawhavalleybeekeepers.com

Monongalia Area Beekeepers Association
8330 Price St., Morgantown, WV 26505
President: Mark Becilla 304-296-4158
V-President: Dr. Jim Amrine
Treasurer/Secretary: Carol Becilla
Meetings: 1st Tuesday of Feb, May, Aug, Nov
Location: WVU-Science Bldg (Ag. Bldg)

Wisconsin Associations

Brown County Beekeepers Association
1418 Chicago St., Green Bay, WI 54301-3840
President: Randy Younger 920-619-3920
V-President: Gary Pusick garyp@celebrationchurch.tv  920-619-2519
Secretary: Kelly Kornowski
Treasurer: Thomas Cashman tcash99930@aol.com  920-432-2261
Meetings: 3rd Wednesday of the month, 6:30 p.m.
Location: Please check our website at http://www.browncounty.com

Chippewa-Eau Claire Beekeepers
36510 165th Ave, Stanley, WI 54768
President: John Spate 715-834-2415
V-President: Jim Burzynski jimbeeman1@yahoo.com 715-644-5681
Treasurer/Secretary: Karri Burzynski karri_22us@yahoo.com 715-644-5681
Main Contact: John Spate
Meetings: 2nd Sunday of each month 2:00 p.m. (except Mother’s Day)
Location: WWIB Radion Station, Chippewa Falls, WI

Dane County Beekeeper’s Association
824 Jacobson Ave., Madison, WI 53714
President: Paul Oliphant, paul.oliphant@gmail.com
Secretary: Jeanne Hansen jeanniealabeannie@yahoo.com 608-244-5094
Main Contact: Jeanne Hansen jeanniealabeannie@yahoo.com 608-244-5094
Meeting Date & Time: 1st Tues. of every month 6:30 – 8:30p.m.
Location: Steenbock Library ont U of Wisconsin campus – phone for exception
www.madbees.org

Marathon County Beekeepers’ Association
UW-Extension, Marathon County, 212 River Drive, Wausau, WI 54403
715-261-1231
http://marathonctybees.webs.com/
http://marathonctybees.blogspot.com/
Meeting: Second Tuesday of every Month at 7:00 pm
Location: UW-Extension building

Milwaukee Waukesha Beekeepers Association
W229 S7120 Guthrie School Road, Big Bend, Wisconsin 53103
Website: http://mwba1.tripod.com
President: Andy Hemken, Bee Guy andy@hemkenhoney.com  262-662-2843
V-President: Paul Drapeau pdrapeau@wi.rr.com  414-442-8003
Treasurer: Paul Wein, Keeper of the Cookie Jar pwein@netzero.com  262-691-4895
Co-Secretary: Andrea Drapeau mwlank@aol.com  414-442-8003
Co-Secretary: Annemarie Adsen 414-571-0135
Main contact info: Andy Hemken, Bee Guy andy@hemkenhoney.com  262-662-2843
Meetings: 1st Monday of the month, 6:30 p.m.
Location: Brookfield Library  

Oneida County Beekeepers Association – Promoting Beekeeping in the Northwoods
President: Moria King  moria@OneidaCountyBeekeepers.com
Vice President: Kevin Reas
Secretary/Treasurer: Paul Mueller  paul@OneidaCountyBeekeepers.com
Website: http://www.oneidacountybeekeepers.com/
Meetings: We generally meet every third Thursday.
Please visit our website for current meeting and event information.

Ozaukee-Washington County Beekeepers Assoc.
W316 N8628 Palomino CR, Hartland, WI 53029
President: Carl Birkholz 920-876-2598
V-President: Kurt Petersen 920-467-2257
Treasurer: Jeremy Boldt 920-564-6274
Secretary: Elaine Schumann
Meetings: 2nd Tuesday of each month March – November
Location: Agriculture Bldg., 650 Forest Ave., Sheboygan Falls, WI

Sheboygan County Beekeepers Association
125 Grafton CR, Kohler, WI 53044
President: Jim Zahn
Treasurer: Robert Kohls rlh.la.kohls@juno.com  262-966-9615
Secretary: Kathleen Petersen
Meetings: 2nd Monday of each month 7:00 p.m.

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