Local Beekeepers' Associations

The local beekeeping associations are a great source of hands-on advice and support. Check this list for the association closest to you and show up at one of their meetings. All are welcome. Contact or email to confirm meeting dates and locations.

Beekeepers' Association of Regional Niagara

St. Catharines, ON
Contact: 
George Dubanow, President
Telephone: 
905-934-4913

Meetings are held at the Niagara Regional Police Station Community Room, 5 Lincoln St., Welland.

Brampton Beekeepers' Association

Brampton, ON
Contact: 
Jessica Rhind, President

Meetings are held every 3rd Tuesday of the month @ 7:00-9:00 pm  at #72 Newbridge Cres, Brampton, ON. except July, August & December.  Visit www.bramptonbee.ca

Central Ontario Beekeepers' Association

Warsaw, ON
Contact: 
Glen McMullen, President
Telephone: 
705-652-3024

Check the website for meeting dates and locations.

Dufferin County Beekeepers' Association

Erin, ON
Contact: 
Tom Fox, President
Telephone: 
519-833-0714

Meetings held the third Tuesday of every month @ 7:30 pm, in the boardroom of Holmes Agro Ltd, 473088 County Rd 11, Orangeville.

Durham Region Beekeepers' Association

Sunderland, ON
Contact: 
Toni Beckmann, President
Telephone: 
905-852-0733

The Durham Region group meets at the Greenbank Centennial Hall, 19965 H.W. 7 /12 in Greenbank, Ontario last Monday of the month, meeting 7 times a year. New members are always welcomed!

Eastern Ontario Beekeepers' Association

Metcalfe, ON
Contact: 
Pegi Holtz, President
Telephone: 
613-821-0364

Check out the website for upcoming events

Golden Horseshoe Beekeepers' Association

Brantford, ON
Contact: 
Jim Henderson, President
Telephone: 
519-752-8766

Meetings held the third Thursday of the month at 7:30 pm from January to November (no December meeting), in Marritt Hall at the Ancaster Fairgrounds, 630 Trinity Road, Jerseyville, Ontario

Grand River Beekeepers' Association

Branchton, ON
Contact: 
Vince Nevidon, President
Telephone: 
519-740-1416

Meetings held the 4th Wednesday of the month, except for July, August, December and January at the Christian Fellowship Church, 315 Northlake Dr, Waterloo at 7:30 pm in the basement.

Grey Bruce Beekeepers' Association

Contact: 
Toby Bruce, President
Telephone: 
519-794-3335

Haldimand-Norfolk Beekeepers' Association

Simcoe, ON
Contact: 
David Bowen, President
Telephone: 
519-428-5386

Please call and enquire location, date and time of our next meeting. New members welcome!

Huron-Perth Beekeepers' Association

Wingham, ON
Contact: 
Bill Higgins
Telephone: 
519-395-0248

Huronia Beekeepers' Association

Cookstown, ON
Contact: 
Peter Dickey, President
Telephone: 
705-458-1258

Meetings held the second Thursday of every month @ 7:30 pm, Edgar Community Hall,1167 Old Barrie Rd., Shanty Bay, ON L0L 2L0. Check the website for upcoming events. We welcome new members!

Lanark County Beekeepers' Association

Carlton Place, ON
Contact: 
Paul Lacelle, President
Telephone: 
613-253-0566

The club meets 4 times per year. Meetings are held at McMartin House, 125 Gore Street East in Perth, except for the Summer "field day" meeting which is usually held at a member's bee-yard.

Limestone Beekeepers' Guild

Battersea, ON
Contact: 
Bill Lake, President
Telephone: 
613-353-6768

Meetings are held at the Township of South Frontenac Public Library, Trousdale Room, 4412 Wheatley Street, Sydenham, ON the third Thursday of the month at 7:30pm. Check the website for upcoming events.Limestone Beekeepers' Guild serves the Kingston & Frontenac County areas. We welcome new members!

Middlesex, Oxford, Elgin Beekeepers' Association

Arva, ON
Contact: 
Bob Crowhurst, President
Telephone: 
519-666-1670

Muskoka-Parry Sound Beekeepers' Association

Bracebridge, ON
Contact: 
Cathy Crowder, President
Telephone: 
705-645-6180

Cathy can also be contacted at work 705-645-9512, 1-877-239-3122 (Ontario only)

Quinte Beekeepers' Association

Stirling, ON
Contact: 
Liz Corbett
Telephone: 
613-398-8422

Rainy River Beekeepers' Association

Stratton, ON
Contact: 
Richard Neilson, President
Telephone: 
807-487-2387
Facsimile: 
807-483-1217

Southwestern Ontario Beekeepers' Association

Chatham, ON
Contact: 
Mike Dodok, President
Telephone: 
519-351-8338

Sudbury & District Beekeepers' Association

Sudbury, ON
Contact: 
Wayne LeBlanc, President
Telephone: 
705-692-5925

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Check the website for upcoming events.

Thunder Bay Beekeepers' Association

Contact: 
Chris Carolan
Telephone: 

Check the website for upcoming events.

Chris Carolan, President - chris.carolan@icloud.com or email:  beekeepers@tbaytel.net

Toronto District Beekeepers' Association

Milton, ON
Contact: 
Grant MacKinnon, President
Telephone: 
905-878-4668

Check the website for upcoming events.

United County Beekeepers' Association

Maxville, ON
Contact: 
Sonia Frei
Telephone: 
613-883-6717

Check the website for upcoming events.

Upper Ottawa Valley Beekeepers' Association

Renfrew, ON
Contact: 
Murray Borer, President
Telephone: 
613-432-3432

Urban Toronto Beekeepers' Association

Toronto, Ontario
Contact: 
Tom Nolan
Telephone: 
416-575-6626

Meetings are held the 1st Tuesday of every month @ 7:00 pm in the The Earth Sciences Building, University of Toronto, 33 Willcocks Street, Room 4001.  Please consider joining us...all welcome.

Wellington County Beekeepers' Association

Erin, ON
Contact: 
Brendan Carnduff, President
Telephone: 
905-873-7592

Meetings held the second Monday in the months of September - November, January - June, at 7:30pm at the Honey Bee Research Centre, 308 Stone Road East, Guelph, ON.