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New York Associations

- November 19, 2015 -

Catskill Mountain Beekeepers Club
484 Ravine Rd, Berne, NY 12468
President: Richard J. Ronconi t 518-797-3922
V-President: Helen Faraday-Young  518-851-1391
Treasurer: Doina Dewell  518-734-4965
Secretary: Heidi Ruehlmann
Main contact info: Richard J. Ronconi 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
Jamestown, NY 14701
President: Dennis LaMonica
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

Finger Lakes Beekeepers Club, FLBC

President: Denise O’Leary,
Treasurer: George Myers,

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

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)

NY Bee Wellness
A resource for honey bee health

POB 25291
Rochester NY 14626
contact: Pat Bono

NYC Beekeeping
Post Office Box 1528
New York NY 10021
917-740-4BEE (4233)


Ontario-Fingerlakes Beekeepers Association
Robert Ashmead
6930 County Road 35
Honeoye, NY 14471
Phone: 585-330-6380

Rochester Beekeepers
Rochester, NY
contact: Pat Bono

Southern Adirondack Beekeepers Association
Dan Kerwood
18 Whitmore Avenue
Johnston, NY 12095
Phone: 518-762-9364

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

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)

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

Western New York Honey Producers Association
P.O. Box 873
East Aurora, New York, 14052
President: David Newman
Phone: 716-652-9120


Gotham City Honey Cooperative & NYC Beekeeping Meetup Group
Attn: Managing Director
Post Office Box 1528
New York, NY 10021
Phone: 917-318-2235