Monthly Membership Meetings

7:00-9:00 pm on the 2nd Monday of each month.

We will be meeting at the Chinook Middle School cafeteria in Lacey.

Apprentice/Beginning Beekeeping Class

6:00-7:00 pm (just prior to the main membership meeting) Chinook Middle School cafeteria in Lacey

You are welcome to join the Apprentice class at any time.

Olympia Beekeepers Association’s Accelerated Apprentice Beekeeping Course.

Will start Tuesday March 19, 2019 from 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm, and run for six consecutive Tuesdays at which time you’ll receive your certification. It will be taught by Master Beekeeper Tim Weible in the Chinook Middle School Library and class size will be limited to 35, so sign up early. You can pre-register by contacting Shelby Albert at:, the fee is $35.00 payable the first day of class and that includes one year’s membership in the Olympia Beekeepers Association. If you are already a member of the OBA the fee will be $10.00 which covers the certification cost and at this time this course cannot be audited, there is just not room.

This course is also taught under the auspices of the Washington Master Beekeepers. Tests and study materials can be downloaded from the Washington Master Beekeepers website.  This course will include field trips or bee cruises.


The Bee Keeping Sustainability Group

Meet at 6:00 prior to club meetings in the Chinook Middle School Library.

Google Maps: 4301 6th Ave NE, Lacey, WA 98516