Interested in keeping bees but not sure where to start?

JOIN Maryland's Montgomery County Beekeepers Association !

We have monthly meetings  with expert guest speakers and Master Beekeepers who provide fascinating insights to keeping honey bees.

Members can access our member directory so you can find an experienced beekeeper in your neighborhood!

We have a 600+ online ListServ community with daily conversations on all things 'honey bee'. Questions, answers, news articles, videos - a great way to stay in touch.

Have honey bees but no way to harvest your honey?  MCBA members can borrow our honey extractors for free!

MCBA members receive a $20 discount on our 7-week class "Beekeeping for Beginners".   Registration opens in January. Classes are Tuesdays in Feb. & March. This is an excellent way to jumpstart your beekeeping hobby.