SCBA is a 501c3 non profit, charitable organization with a collective of over 400+ bee enthusiasts and our hive is constantly growing. Members join from throughout Sonoma County and Northern California. Our community gathers together sharing the science and art of raising honey bees, while providing support in building strong, sustainable bee friendly communities.
Find out more about SCBA.
Show your support for the BEES!
Order your new SCBA swag here!
We have a new SCBA Online Store where you can order all kinds of items on-demand.
Discover great gifts for your family and friends and perhaps something special to let folks know that you are a Sonoma County beekeeper. You'll find unique merchandise with SCBA art on t-shirts, sweatshirts, mugs, stickers, and more. Enjoy!!
Visit our Calendar & Events page to see what is happening.
Looking for Volunteers to "Represent the Bees" at various Fairs, Expo's and Events this summer in Sonoma County. <find out how>
Interested in becoming a beekeeper, or finding out what you can do to help the bees?
Navigate through our website and visit Beekeeping Basics to learn all about bees. Resources such as SCBA's Plant4Bees and sustainable beekeeping can give ideas of how to help bees. We welcome interested individuals to join our monthly meeting and talk with our members, for more information on membership go to the Membership page.
SCBA Swarm List
You must be an active SCBA member, have swarm experience, and agree to SCBA swarm etiquette to be eligible for the list. What are swarms?
Questions? Contact SCBA 2013 Swarm Chairperson Laurie Bounsell at email@example.com