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Area 1a

Mt. Baker Beekeepers

MeetingsMeetings are held the third Wednesday of each month, 7 PM at Gateway Centre Executive Suites, 1313 E. Maple Street in Bellingham.
Websitemtbakerbeekeepers.org
PresidentGary Clueit360-393-4962president@mtbakerbeekeepers.org
Vice PresidentEvan Jones
SecretaryEllen Gehling
TreasurerJo Miller360-733-7764s.jo.miller@gmail.com
Beekeeper InstructorJo Miller360-733-7764s.jo.miller@gmail.com
Newsletter EditorMaggie Grantham beebits@mtbakerbeekeepers.org
Last update:November 21, 2016

Northwest District Beekeepers

MeetingsMeetings are on the 2nd tuesday of each month with a beginners hour starting at 6pm and the main meeting starting at 7pm. Meetings are held at 1305 Pine Avenue in Snohomish in the Christ the King Lutheran Church building.
Websitewww.nwdba.org
PresidentMark Salserpresident@nwdba.fatcow.com
Vice PresidentMike Kossianvice_president@nwdba.fatcow.com
SecretaryLori McConnell secretary@nwdba.fatcow.com
TreasurerMary Rider treasurer@nwdba.fatcow.com
Newsletter EditorDebbie Adenewsletter@nwdba.fatcow.com
Last updated:December 7, 2015

Skagit Valley Beekeepers

MeetingsMeetings every second Thursday at 7:00PM at CENEX Skagit Farmer's Supply at 1833 Park Lane Burlington, WA 98233. Visit us on Facebook.
Websiteskagitvalleybeekeepers.org Visit us on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/skagitvalleybeekeepers
PresidentSeth Smith360-770-0481seth_smith@live.com
Vice PresidentDiane Dong360-848-9006mailto:avondalefarm@hotmail.com
SecretaryRobert Niles360-499-6545robert@yakima.net
TreasurerScott Rhodes360-856-2652scottrhodes@wavecable.com
Newsletter EditorRobert Preinesberger360-610-8091newsletter@skagitvalleybeekeepers.org
Beekeeper InstructorBill Markus360-630-5086 or 360-661-0452BillM@Skagitfarmers.com
WebmasterBrad Raspet360-708-9424brad.raspet@gmail.com
Last updated:January 26, 2017

Stanwood-Camano Island Beekeepers

MeetingsMeets the 2nd Wednesday of each month. 7 PM at the Stanwood Library
Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/pages/Stanwood-Camano-Beekeepers/191707364192219?ref=hl
PresidentArt PetersonBlue608@aol.com
Vice PresidentVacant
SecretaryVacant
TreasurerSteve Winchell425-501-9701winchell@wavecable.com
Beekeeper InstructorRon Babcockhoneyman007@aol.com
Late updated:November 21, 2016

Whidbey Island Beekeepers Association

MeetingsWhidbees meets the first Wednesday of the month at the Freeland Library, 7:00 pm.
Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/pages/Whidbey-Beekeepers-Association-AKA-Whidbees/143549379038067
PresidentTodd Peterson360-579-1725toddpeterson3@gmail.com
Vice PresidentRalph Fuske360-222-3516craigfuske@whidbey.com
SecretaryZiva Naphtali360-531-0647demetria966@yahoo.com
TreasurerJody Brink360-544-8099jodybrink@gmail.com
Last updated:February 14, 2016

Area 1b

East Jefferson Beekeepers Association

MeetingsMeets on the second Saturday of the month at the Jefferson County Library in Port Hadlock; 620 Cedar Avenue, Port Hadlock, WA 98339.
Websitehttp://ejbees.org/
PresidentTony Goldenbergbanjofiddle@gmail.com
Vice PresidentDiane Ginther
SecretaryDavid Morris
TreasurerHarold Prather360-465-4008haroldp5@yahoo.com
Beekeeper InstructorHarold Prather360-465-4008haroldp5@yahoo.com
WebmasterMike Edwards360-379-0432carapace@mindspring.com
Last updated:May 10, 2015

North Olympic Peninsula Beekeepers

MeetingsMeets the second Sunday of each month at 1 p.m. at the Port Angeles Library, 2210 South Peabody Street
Port Angeles, WA 98362.
Websitewww.nopba.org
PresidentTyrone Beattymajikmusikman37@hotmail.com
Vice PresidentBarb PowellBaPowell57@hotmail.com
SecretaryGreg Butlergreg.butler@icloud.com
TreasurerChris Beattyc2beatty@gmail.com
LibrariansAngela Regan angela.regan@EFFEM.com
Newsletter EditorWalt Wielbickiwaltw@q.com
Education and Beekeeper TrusteeMark Urnes360-477-7934urnes@msn.com
Ad Hoc Committee TrusteeWarren Meccameccanator@hotmail.com
Last updated:January 10, 2017

Puget Sound Beekeepers Association

MeetingsMeets at 6:30 PM every fourth Tuesday of each month except July and
December at the Washington Park Arboretum 2200 Arboretum Drive East,
Seattle.
Websitewww.pugetsoundbees.org
PresidentGerardo Dilillo425-706-6342president@pugetsoundbees.org
Vice PresidentJeff Steenbergen206-354-9774vp@pugetsoundbees.org
SecretaryMaureen Sullivan206-715-7799secretary@pugetsoundbees.org
TreasurerBruce Becker206-527-0226treasurer@pugetsoundbees.org
Newsletter EditorKrista Conner206-938-5158editor@pugetsoundbees.org
Beekeeper InstructorKathy Cox206-465-1464kcox@pugetsoundbees.org
Last updated:May 9, 2016

Snoqualmie Valley Beekeepers Association

MeetingsMeetings are 7:00-9:00 pm on the first Tuesday of each month at Meadowbrook
Interpretive Center
Websitehttp://www.snoqualmievalleybeekeepers.org/
PresidentCharles E. Schaffer winterwood.gold@comcast.net
Vice PresidentMike Skripek mike@blacknugget.com
SecretaryRoger Ledbetterlisaandroger@comcast.net
TreasurerSusan Willtreasurer@snoqualmievalleybeekeepers.com
MembershipAndy Matelichandymatelich@hotmail.com
WebmasterDavid Springgay thedqs@gmail.com
Beekeeper InstructorBob Combs bob@combshouse.com
Last updated:February 1, 2016

West Sound Beekeepers

MeetingsMeets on the 3rd Tuesday of every month at 7:00 PM at Stedman's Bee Supplies located at 3763 NW Anderson Hill Road, Silverdale, WA.
Websitewww.westsoundbees.org
PresidentGeorge Purkett360-895-9116president@westsoundbees.org
Vice PresidentLarry Carbaughvp@westsoundbees.org
SecretaryJanet Finley360-620-2329secretary@westsoundbees.org
TreasurerRobert S. Finley360-620-2329treasurer@westsoundbees.org
Newsletter EditorBianca Estes941-726-5396newsletter@westsoundbees.org
Last updated:January 6, 2017

Area 2

Clark County Beekeepers

MeetingsSecond Thursday of each month at 7PM in the CASEE Center in Brush Prairie WA
Websiteccbees.net
PresidentDavid Gray360-241-4381taperdave2000@yahoo.com
Vice PresidentsJacqueline Freeman and Dean Spellman
SecretaryBrenda Calvert360-514-9223halfmoonfarm@hotmail.com
TreasurerFuteen Willslarkcountybee@yahoo.com
Last updated:June 12, 2016

Cowlitz Beekeepers Association

MeetingsMeets every third Thursday of the month at 7PM, at the Three Rivers Bible Church, 102 Harris Street in Kelso, WA
Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/pages/Cowlitz-Bee-Association/341293865908915
PresidentWilliam Holmes360-430-4077weeshoneybeefarm@gmail.com
Vice PresidentJohn Holmes360-673-8787johnasholmes@yahoo.com
SecretaryDru Spitzer360-430-3680ldrusmith52@me.com
TreasurerBarbara Skreen360-423-0055baskreen@yahoo.com
Newsletter EditorDouglas Penning360-414-1263dopenning@yahoo.com
Contact person at largeRoy Schafsma360-274-9616
Beekeeper InstructorDouglas Penning360-414-1263dopenning@yahoo.com
Last updated:January 27, 2017

Lewis County Beekeepers

MeetingsMeetings are 2nd Thursdays, 7 p.m., Centralia College, Washington Hall, room 103, 701 W. Walnut St., Centralia, except for July and December, which are special events.
Websitewww.lewiscountybeekeepers.org
PresidentKevin Reichert360-269-6337president@lcba.community
Vice PresidentBob Harrisvp@lcba.community
SecretarySusanne Weil360-880-8130secretary@lcba.community
TreasurerRick Battintreasurer@lcba.community
Mentorship CoordinatorDan Maughanmentor@lcba.community
Education CoordinatorPeter Glover education@lcba.community
Last updated:January 14, 2017

Pierce County Beekeepers

MeetingsMeetings are held on the first Monday of the month at 7:30 PM at the Almendinger Building, WSU Extension Center, 7612 Pioneer Way East, Puyallup, WA.
Websitewww.pcbeekeepers.org
PresidentLarry Goldenpresident@pcbeekeepers.org
Vice PresidentJohn Thomasvp@pcbeekeepers.org
SecretaryBriana Wittsecretary@pcbeekeepers.org
TreasurerSharri Thomastreasurer@pcbeekeepers.org
Newsletter EditorNicole Hickmannewsletter@pcbeekeepers.org
Web MasterBecky Sundstromwebmaster@pcbeekeepers.org
Education ChairLarry Goldeneducation@pcbeekeepers.org
Last updated:January 6, 2017

Olympia Beekeepers Association

MeetingsMeetings are on the second Monday of each month, except July and August, at the Chinook Middle School, 4301 6th Ave. NE Lacey. 6:00 p.m. For the Beginning Beekeeper's Certification Program. 7:00 p.m. Association meetings are held in the cafeteria. The Beginning Beekeeping class meets in the Science room next to the cafeteria.
Websitehttp://www.olympiabeekeepers.org/
PresidentLaurie Pyne630-577-7825president@olympiabeekeepers.org
Vice PresidentMechele Linehan610-425-7551vicepresident@olympiabeekeepers.org
SecretaryMary HaynesSecretary@olympiabeekeepers.org
TreasurerAndrea Broyles253-719-7250Treasurer@olympiabeekeepers.org
Newsletter EditorDana SmithNewsletter@olympiabeekeepers.org
Beekeeper InstructorBob Smith360-894-2159bobsmith@ywave.com
Last updated:April 3, 2015

Pacific Northwest Queen Rearing Club

MeetingsMeeting are the last Monday of the month except for Oct, Nov, Dec, and Jan. We meet at the 78th Street Heritage Farm, 1919 NE 78th Street, Vancouver, WA 98665 at 6:30 PM.
WebsiteLike us on Face Book, Pacific Northwest Queen Rearing Club.
PresidentJeff Udy503-348-6133Jefftudy@comcast.net
Vice PresidentWade Henke360-901-5245Wa3hen@aol.com
SecretaryCatherine Miller-Smith360-573-4883artbycjm@yahoo.com
TreasurerJames Bussell 360-910-8116
Swarm ChairpersonCharles Bennett360-200-3093
Last updated:July 20, 2016

Area 3

Central Washington Beekeepers Association

MeetingsMeets the first Tuesday of each month at 6:00 PM in the Dr.
Michael Murphy Auditorium at Yakima Regional Medical & Cardiac Center,
110 South 9th Avenue, Yakima.
Websitewww.yakimabees.com
PresidentAndrew Bottino509-480-8430Bottino@fairpoint.net
Vice PresidentRuss Ryan509-823-0841
Secretary/TreasurerTerri Towner509-494-9224
Past-Pres/Program CommitteeCliff Peterson509-969-8844cliff98942@yahoo.com
Education CommitteeBrian Johnson509-961-4477brian@inlinesteel.com
Last updated:March 29, 2015

Mid Columbia Beekeepers Association

MeetingsMeets the second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. at the Richland Church of Christ, 933 Thayer Dr. Doors open at 6 p.m. Feel free to show up early and ask questions. The meeting includes demonstrations and bee education as well as the conduct of association business.
Websitehttp://www.tricitybees.org/ Facebook page: http://www.facebook.com/groups/tcbees
PresidentTodd Nelson509-430-6188blackhawk451@hotmail.com
Vice PresidentDavid Selph509-302-3835david3057774@gmail.com
Secretary (records)Emily Hood360-798-7619mrsemilyhood@gmail.com
Secretary (membership)Margit Larrieu509-876-4083gopack0105@gmail.com
TreasurerSandi Clay541-905-9017sg.clay@reagan.com
Swarm CoordinatorEd Kellie509-521-1814ejkellie@yahoo.com
WebmasterTodd Nelson509-430-6188info@tricitybees.org
Last updated:April 29, 2016

Beekeepers of Kittitas County

MeetingsMeets the second Tuesday of each month at Naneum Bee Farm 6:30 PM
4451 Naneum Rd
Ellensburg, WA
Websitehttps://www.facebook.com/groups/295086047207591/
ContactKat Satnik509-962-4043
60 Cascadia Lane
Ellensburg, WA 98926
ksatnik@yahoo.com
Last updated:May 27, 2014

Area 4

Methow Valley Beekeepers

Websitehttp://methowbeekeepers.blogspot.com/
Visit us on Facebook https://www.facebook.com/groups/108817582475119/?ref=ts&fref=ts
PresidentDave Sabold 509-996-2522 store@gardnergardens.com
Last updated:March 15, 2013

North Central Washington Beekeepers Association

MeetingsBee Chat - usually the 2nd Thursday of the month at a local restaurant 6pm
NCWBA Business/Education Meeting - usually the 3rd or 4th Sunday of the month - usually at Chelan Co PUD Auditorium in Wenatchee 5pm
Websitehttp://ncwbees.com/
PresidentSteve Foley509-885-0986president@ncwbees.com
Vice PresidentDaryn Klingensmithvicepresident@ncwbees.com
SecretaryAlice Crawfordsecretary@ncwbees.com
Treasurer/MembershipKris Crilly 509-664-3278treasurer@ncwbees.com
Swarm ContactJeff O'Brien(425) 238-7563
(509) 470-8549
swarms@ncwbees.com
Swarm ContactMaria Langer(509) 699-8044swarms@ncwbees.com
Swarm ContactFelix Slette509-885-3407 prefers textswarms@ncwbees.com
WebmasterMaria Langermaria@marialanger.com
Last updated:April 8, 2016

Area 5

Palouse Beekeepers Association

MeetingsWe meet on the 3rd Monday of each month at 7:00 pm. The address is: 314 E. 2nd Street, Moscow, Idaho. This is a house and we meet on the second floor.
Website
PresidentJerry Coker509-397-6040coker49jer@live.com
TreasurerDebbie Alperin208-883-3766campviola@moscow.com
Beekeeper InstructorSusan Pochpoch31@gmail.com
Last updated:February 14, 2014

Area 6

Inland Empire Beekeepers

MeetingsMeets the 2nd Friday of every month at 7:30 PM at the Spokane County Ag Extension Office by the County Fairgrounds, at 222 N. Havana, Spokane, WA.
Websitehttp://InlandEmpireBeekeepersAssociation.com/
PresidentDaren Mumau509-926-4177president@bee-mail.org
Vice PresidentTed Swenson509-220-0185vp@bee-mail.org
SecretaryJulie Watts509-724-1708secretary@bee-mail.org
TreasurerScott Ingles509-838-7996treasurer@bee-mail.org
Beekeeper InstructorTed Swensontedandbarb@icehouse.net
Latest update:April 3, 2015

West Plains Beekeepers

MeetingsPizza Factory, 123 S. Broad Street, Medical Lake. Meets the third Friday of each month. Pizza starts 6 pm, the educational presentation starts at 6:30 and the meeting at 7 pm.
Website www.wpbeekeepers.org
PresidentEllen Miller509-863-5666
Vice PresidentMarilyn Geiger509-939-3752
SecretaryBrian Raska303-304-6674
TreasurerJoe Miller509-747-7399
Last updated:June 20, 2016

Backyard Beekeepers Association

Meetings3rd Thursday of every month in 108 E Crawford St (Bug-N-Out), Deer Park, WA, at 6:30 pm.
Websitewww.newbeekeepers.us
PresidentPat McGintybackyardbeekeepersassociation@gmail.com
Vice PresidentEric Sims
SecretaryKimberlee Kealiher
TreasurerKurt Veeder
Last updated:June 14, 2015