For Members

As a member of the New Hanover County Beekeepers Association, you have access to resources, our community of beekeepers, association information, and more.

Pay membership dues online.

NHC Beekeepers Equipment Rental

Equipment Request

Request to use equipment provided by the NHC Beekepers Association for free.


Get meeting information and more.

Beekeepers Mentor Program


Learn more about the NHC Beekeepers Members’ Support Mentors.

Beekeeper Resources


Get information on mites, feeding, and other beekeeping information.

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Pay Membership Dues Online

New and current members can now pay their membership dues online. Interested in joining the NCHBA? Download the Membership Application form.

Bee School

Join the NCSU Apiculture and Dr. David Tarpy for online BEES schools. Students are able to view the ‘Beginner’ Beekeeper Education & Engagement System (BEES) content and interact online with each other and NCSU instructors.

Bee School

Connect with Other Members

Our members participate on Facebook, listen in on all the activities, ask questions, and get answers. Be sure to Follow the New Hanover Beekeepers Association on Facebook.

Resources On Our Blog

Honey Tasting Contest

Honey Tasting Contest

We recently had a honey tasting contest at our meeting and had members vote for their favorite honey! It was a sweet time for all. Our winner was Ellen Gurganious with her amazing Bee Kind Honey! Ellen won the Golden Hive Tool Award and bragging rights! A close 2nd...

Members Work with Scouts on Apiary at Halyburton Park

Members Work with Scouts on Apiary at Halyburton Park

Recently some of our members have been working with the Boy Scouts on a brand new Apiary at Halyburton Park. Take a look at some of the progress photos below, and join us for the grand ribbon cutting ceremony later this month! Check out our blog for more information...

August meeting focuses on beekeeping equipment

About thirty members gathered for the August 19, 2021 meeting as we gave attendees the opportunity to say goodbye to some old equipment and hello to some new. Here is a picture of one of our newest members, the proud winner of a honey extractor from the club's raffle:...