Club Picnic Sign ups

The clubs picnic will be held on July 25th from 11am-2pm. Please sign up so we will know how many are attending so that we can plan for all the food and drinks. We will need a few volunteers to serve the food. Also bring chairs to sit on and a canopy or sun shade of your own for shade. We look forward to seeing you there. The location is the TBA bee yard. 412 Scarborough Drive, Chesapeake, VA 23322. Park at the church nd walk to the bee yard at 322 Mt. Pleasant (it’s just walking across a field.)

May virtual meeting

We will be having another live video training on Thursday for our regular monthly meeting check back for the link and look forward to see you all there. The topic will be how to do a sugar roll for mite counts.

Our First Virtual Meeting

Good evening beekeepers!

Remember that our in person meeting has been canceled, but you can join our live stream tomorrow, April 2nd at 7:00 pm. You can even chat and ask questions through chat. The topic for tomorrows meeting is splits. Swarms are out there, and splits should be happening. Watch, learn, and and don’t forget to ask questions!

TBA YouTube Channel

COVID-19 and the Virtual April Meeting

Due to recommendations from the CDC and TowneBank, we will be creating a our first virtual meeting for the month of April. There will be no physical meeting or business portion of the meeting, but we will have a live stream on how to perform splits, at our normal time. Details to follow in the next week or two. In addition, elections are in May and we are accepting nominations for all officer positions. President/Vice President/ Treasurer/ Secretary.

If you are interested or would like to nominate a member, please respond in email we will send out shortly. If you have any questions, feel free to contact us…

Thank you and Stay Safe,

Aaron King
TBA Treasurer

Email Update

We have changed email services for TBA, you shouldn’t see anything different on your end. But if you are not receiving any emails, check your spam/junk folder, and change the settings for this that email. I will provide links on how to change spam settings for gmail and exchange. If you use another provider, contact them or look up their support forums.

Note: We will also send out an email notification, we are aware of the irony.


Happy beekeeping!

Aaron King
TBA Treasurer

Website Change Over

The Website has changed over, but there are still a few housecleaning items that need to be resolved. We estimate the site will be 100% operational Sunday night (3/8/2020). So please bear with us. If you would like to visit the old site go to, . This site will be available until April 4th.


Aaron King
Treasurer, Tidewater Beekeepers Association


Amanda Warren
Webmaster, Tidewater Beekeepers Association