Fox Valley Beekeepers Association

We welcome new members! We meet during the last week of the month at the Batavia Library. Please do not call the library, they do not have any information on our club and/or meetings. See the contact us page for directions and contact information.



Next Meetings

Come to our next meeting to find out more!

News and Events
November, meeting speaker
Join us for the November meeting and meet Ron Fischer, renowned Richard Avedon's photo subject from 1981.  Ron will be speaking about his beekeeping experience and highlighting cooking with honey for the holidays.  Ron is well known throughout the Chicago area as well as the Quad Cities for his work with bees, honey, and apples.  You will NOT be disappointed!

Fee changes for 2017
Beginning in January of 2017 we are going to begin charging a $5 per person guest fee in order to attend the meetings. Members will be allowed entry into the meeting first. After that any guests who wish to attend will be allowed in after paying the $5 fee.

Open Board Positions
All Board positions are open heading into 2017. The positions of Secretary and Treasurer must be replaced as those members are stepping down. The President, Membership Chair and Vice President positions are also available should anyone wish to volunteer.

ISBA Meeting is November 12
The ISBA fall meeting is being held on November 12th in Springfield at the AG Building for anyone who wishes to attend.

Free expired box of Mite Away Quick
New unopened but expired box of Mite Away Quick Strips. Click here for details and contact information.

October Monthly Meeting
Please note that the October monthly meeting is being held on Wednesday October 19th instead of the customary last Monday of the month.

Free memberships to ABF
The American Beekeeping Federation is offering free memberships for 2016 for first time members. Click here for more information.

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