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Associations

 

Local Beekeeping Associations/Clubs

Association Meeting time Location/Contact
Amicalola Beekeepers Association 6:30pm, third Tuesday of each month

Dawson County Extension Office, 298 Academy Ave, Dawsonville, GA 30534

Contact:  Eric Weller, President

eric.weller@wellersystems.com

706-867-0171

website

 

Bartow Beekeepers Association 7:00 pm, third Tuesday of each month

Bartow Co Extension Office (behind Cartersville library), 320 W Cherokee Ave, Cartersville, GA

Contact: Victor Halbgewachs, President

Contact

website

 

Chattahoochee Valley Beekeepers Association

6:00 pm, second Monday of each month

3535 S Lumpkin Rd, Columbus, GA

Contact: Paul Berry, President paulbeekeeper@yahoo.com

website

 

Chattooga Beekeepers 7:00 pm, second Tuesday each month

Chattooga County Agricultural Building at 32 Middle School Road, Summerville, Georgia 30747

Contact: Sophia Price, 706-676-7942

beemaster@chattoogabeekeepers.com

website

 

Cherokee Beekeepers Club

7:00 pm, third Thursday of each month

First Baptist Church, 2632 Holly Springs Pkwy, Holly Springs, GA 30142

Contact: Trina Weeks

webmaster@cherokeebeeclub.com

website

 

Clarks Hill Beekeepers Association 7:00 pm, first Monday of every even # month

6420 Pollards Pond Road, Appling, GA 30802

Contact: Berman Kent, 706-541-2152

bermankent@clarkshillbeekeepers.org 

website

 

Coastal Empire Beekeepers Association 6:30 pm, second Monday of month

Oatland Island Wildlife Center, 711 Sandtown Rd, Savannah, GA 31410

Contact: Greg Stewart, 912-704-3160 
grstewart50@Gmail.com

website

 

Coweta Beekeepers Association 7:00 pm, second Monday of each month

Coweta County Extension Office, 255 Pine Road, Newnan, GA

Contact: Steve Page
770-683-2465
steve@cowetahoney.com

website

 

East Central Georgia Bee Club

7:00 pm, fourth Monday, 
(bi-monthly)

Burke Co. Office Park Complex

Contact: David Shipp
706-437-8446


East Metro Beekeepers 6:30 PM, monthly, fourth Tuesday

Rockdale Co. Extension Office, 1400 Parker Rd., Conyers, GA 30012

Contact: David Shipp, 770-843-0313
the7shipps@aol.com

 

Eastern Piedmont Beekeepers Association

7:00 pm, first Monday

1400 Experiment Station Rd Watkinsville, GA 30677

or 965 Austin Rd, Winder, GA 30680

Contact: Lena Franklin
678-630-9736

donnislena13@comcast.net

website

 

Forsyth Beekeepers Club

6:30 pm, fourth Thursday of each month

300 Aquatic Cir, Cumming, GA 30040

Contact: Butch Shelton,

Butchshelton@bellsouth.net

website

 

Gwinnett Beekeepers

7:00pm, second Tuesday of each month

Hebron Baptist Church, Bldg A, 3rd floor, 202 Hebron Church Rd, Dacula, GA,

Contact: info@gwinnettbeekeepers.com

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website

 

Heart of Georgia Beekeepers Association

7:00 pm, third Tuesday of each month

FFA-FCCLA Center
281 Hope Entrance Rd.
Fort Valley, GA 31030

Contact: Rick Moore
Cell: 478.244.0661 Club #: 478.238.8787

heartofgabeekeepers@gmail.com

 

Henry County Beekeepers

Association

7:00 pm, second

Tuesday of each month (except May & Dec.)

Nash Farm Battlefield, 100 Babbs Mill Road,

Hampton, GA 30228 Map

Contact: Arthur “Brutz” English

website

 

Lake Country Beekeepers 7:00 pm, third Monday

Hancock Co Extension Office, 12534 Augusta Hwy, Sparta, GA 31087

Contact: Bruce Morgan, 478-357-4029

 

Lake Hartwell Beekeepers Association 7:00 pm, first Thursday of each month

Lavonia First Baptist Church 95 Bowman Street Lavonia, GA

Contact: Shairon Kerlin, President

shaironkrfk@yahoo.com

678-699-7659

 

Metro Atlanta Beekeepers Association

7:00 pm, second Wednesday

Atlanta Botanical Garden, 1345 Piedmont Ave, Atlanta, Mershon Hall

Holly Bayendor McConnell, President

Contact

website

 

 

Mountain Beekeepers Association

7:00 pm, first Tuesday

United Community Bank, Blairsville

Contact: Glen Henderson
706-745-1795

Young Harris

 

Northeast Mountain Beekeepers Association

7:00 pm, second Thursday

Habersham Co. Extension Office, Clarksville

706-754-2318

Contact: Paul S. Kudyba, Jr.

770-598-5970

drpsk@aol.com

 

Northwest Georgia Beekeepers Association

7:00 pm, second Monday
of each month

 

Walker County Agricultural Center - Rock Spring

Contact: Kenneth Vanhorn, President
vanhorn_kenneth@yahoo.com

 

Ogeechee Area Beekeepers Association Last Thursday of each month, 5:00pm-supper, 6:00pm-meeting

RJ's Grill, 434 S Main St, Statesboro, GA 30458

Contact: John Dyal, President

president@oabees.com

912-805-4557

website

 

Oglethorpe County Bee Club 7:00 pm, third Monday of each month

Oglethorpe County Farm Bureau at 925 Athens Road, Crawford, GA

Contact: Joe Conti, Chairperson

beeclub@ocbeeclub.org

 

Southeastern Beekeepers Association

7:00 pm, March & September (dates TBA)

Clinton County, GA.

Contact: Barry Hart, Board, 912-337-5464

harthoneyfarms@windstream.net

 

Southwest Georgia Beekeepers Association

7:00 pm, third Monday

 

Contact:
5 - 28th Avenue N.W.
Moultrie, GA 31768
912-941-5752

 

Sowega Beekeepers Club 6:30 pm, second Thursday

105 Chehaw Park Rd, Albany, GA 31701

Contact: Gail Rakel, President

President@sowegabeekeepers.org

website

 

Tara Beekeepers Association (Clayton County area)

7:00 pm, third Monday (except Oct & Dec.)

Kiwanis Room, Georgia Power Bldg.,

752 Main Street, Forest Park, GA 30297

Contact: Melanie Maxwell, President
president@tarabeekeepers.org

website

 

Tri-County Beekeepers

 

7:00 pm, second Monday of each month

Gillsville City Park 7864 County Line Rd, Gillsville, GA 30543

Contact: Bobby Chaisson,

678-902-2899

bobby@gabeeremoval.com, tricountybeekeepersga@gmail.com

website

 

Troup County Association of Beekeepers

7:00 pm, Third Monday

Ag. Building

856 Vulcan Materials Rd., LaGrange

Contact: Terry Williamson, 706-302-8886

twilliamson5422@yahoo.com
webpage

 

 

 

State & Regional Beekeeping Association

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Eastern Apicultural SocietyEAS logo

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