Join Us


The HCBA offers two types of annual memberships – Individual and Family memberships.

  • Individual Membership fee is $20 /year.
  • Family Membership fee is $25/year and includes up to 4 immediate family members.

All annual memberships include the option of participating in the swarm collection list and voting on club related issues. A Family membership allows 2 votes per family.

Everyone is welcome to attend our monthly general meetings.

General meeting admission is included with HCBA membership; non-members fee is $3.00 at the door.

Dues for the next year can be paid as early as December.  Any payment before December will count for current year.  Example: Dues for 2023 can be paid as early as December 1st, 2022.  


  • No cost participation on the swarm recovery list
  • Voting rights on club matters
  • Learn how to get started in beekeeping and become a better beekeeper
  • Keep up to date with latest developments in honey industry
  • Meet fellow beekeepers
  • Share knowledge and experiences
  • Help promote beekeeping
  • Educate the public about honey bees and honey
  • Low-cost extractor rental
  • Periodic educational opportunities
  • Queen purchases available though our member only Queen-Bank

Forms to become a member and to join swarm list