The public is invited to attend our monthly meetings. These are generally held the first Thursday of each month at 7:00 p.m. in the Towne Hall wing of Towne Bank Located at 137 Mt. Pleasant Rd. Chesapeake, Virginia 23322. see calendar and meeting information below
If you are thinking about becoming a beekeeper or just interested in honeybees, please join us at one of our meetings.
Integrated Pest Management in the Beehive | Andy Westrich
Full schedule of meetings click on the calendar link
Past Meeting Presentation Materials Folder
Looking for the information from our past meetings? click here to access our public folder TBA Public Folder
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Once you have signed up if you choose to do online payment an invoice will be emailed to you to be able to pay online which will include the 3% convenience fee for online payment.
Come Join Us for Beekeeping 101
Click here to register Beekeeping 101
Saturday, March 3rd, 2018
(date changed due to conflict with VSBA lecture)
Let us help you to get started in beekeeping with our beginners class.
We will cover important topics such as bee biology, beekeeping equipment, Hive management and what pests and diseases affect honey bee colonies as well as how to deal with them.
Our class includes:
1- Lecture (Saturday, March 3rd , 2018)
A copy of the newest version of "First Lessons in Beekeeping"
2- Hands on Workshops
201 Stadium Drive
Chesapeake VA 23322
Eastern Apicultural Society Conference 2018
Go to EAS CONFERENCE for more information on EAS 2018
VSBA SPRING MEETING 2018
Looking for the perfect gift for your beekeeping enthusiast?
Hands On Beekeeper’s Gift Cards!
Benefits of Joining TBA
Being a member of the TBA not only gives you access to great people and training at our monthly meetings, but members also have access to use our website members only pages which include:
Become a Member today to gain access to all of our great resources.
If you or a neighbor finds a swarm of honey bees on your property, don't spray- call us instead! Tidewater Beekeepers Association (TBA) provides FREE swarm removal to all residents in and around Hampton Roads.
Just call the TBA Swarm Coordinator at
(757) 285-4509 if you spot a honey bee swarm.