Located in beautiful British Columbia, Canada, the Richmond Beekeepers Association welcomes both commercial and hobby beekeepers of all levels. The RBA, with over 100 members representing all Metro Vancouver municipalities, is the largest bee club/association in the lower mainland.

The Association provides beekeepers with the opportunity to network, share information and resources, build community and have fun. There are numerous club activities such as monthly meetings, mentoring and educational information, a bee breeding program, and equipment rentals.

Upcoming Events
  1. BCHPA Business Meeting and Education Day – CANCELLED due to COVID-19

    March 27 @ 8:00 am - March 28 @ 5:00 pm
  2. Facebook Live presentation April 2020

    April 14 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  3. Bees and Beers April 2020 – CANCELLED due to COVID-19

    April 28 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  4. Regular Monthly Meeting May 2020

    May 12 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
  5. Bees and Beers May 2020

    May 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

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Learn how to be become a member of the RBA.

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Swarming is an instinctive part of the annual life cycle of a honey bee colony.

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New Beekeepers start

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Beekeeper's library

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