Bee Clubs and Organizations

We are extremely fortunate in this area to have access to a number of excellent clubs and resources. Many of our members are members of these organizations as well.

Clubs in the Northern Virginia Area: 

  • NVBA (Northern Virgnia Beekeepers Association) is a much larger group that meets in the Annandale area on the fourth Thursday each month :
  • Prince William Regional Beekeepers meet in Manassas :
  • Loudon County Beekeepers is a large active organization that usually meets on the first Monday or Tuesday each month :

Larger Regional Organizations:

  • EAS (Eastern Apiculture Society) supports education and research and has an excellent annual, multi-day meeting. EAS also developed and manages an excellent Master Beekeeper Program:
  • VSBA (Virginia State Beekeepers Association) meets twice a year and supports beekeeping in Virginia. They also have a Master Beekeeper Program that contains three tiers - Apprentice, Journeyman, and Master: