Membership Information

Membership Dues  - Renew or Join
Subscribe to magazines, pay for class, even the Bee Fun Day
( Bee Fun Day on-line registration available after the classes in March)

Subscribe to a Beekeeper Magazine here!

How to Renew or Join

Review or print 2015 NEKBA Membership form.
 Submit your payment: via on-line or mail your check & printed registration.
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   Join, re-new, and sign-up using PayPal.
You do not have to have a PayPal account to use the service.
No need to mail a check payment for the convenience of either a credit or debit card or e-check. Save time, postage, check-writing, and resources. 
Every little bit helps...and helps our volunteers, too.

Association Dues:   Mail-in $15.00    On-line: $15.75 

2015 Membership & Other Services

     Add & "continue shopping" to select additional items such as ABJ or Bee Culture subscriptions, KHPA (Kansas Honey Producers Assoc), donations.  Donations are accepted in increments by $1.  The pricing schedule of memberships and other options slightly higher than paying by check to cover on-line payment transaction and processing. Other options to include special events related to beekeeping and value-added  will be added as soon as we have worked out those prices.

 If paying by check, print & mail your 2014/2015 membership and NEKBA payment to:
c/o Robert Burns, Treasurer
      7601 W 54th Terr., Shawnee Mission, KS 66202-1129

Subscriptions for magazines will be submitted at the end of each monthly period. NEKBA memberships will be forwarded to the Editor prior to the deadline for the monthly newsletter. Kansas Honey Producers Assn (KHPA) memberships transferred monthly. 

     Dues help to cover newsletter, printing, paper, supplies, and postage. 

The newsletter is our service to you!
The association is served by an all-volunteer staff.
Have time, skills, and/or experience and want to serve?
Know or learning about honey bees?  Let us know!

Our membership has grown over the years.
We are currently mailing over 390+ newsletters monthly.
If you'd like to help in conserving resources, let us know.
We can send you the newsletter electronically via email.
To confirm you email address, and name simply contact us.
We'll get it started with the next monthly publication!  
Get the monthly 
e-Buzzer in color. Print it to your own color printer.

We are a non-profit organization, served by dedicated volunteers.
Come join us.

NEKBA Membership is open to anyone who is interested in bees or bee culture. Dues are $15.00 per calendar year
. Those joining in June or later in the year may pay $7.50 for 1/2 year. Additional members of the family wanting voting privileges shall be assessed dues at $1.00 per year. Youth memberships (18 years of age and younger) are $7.50 per year. Memberships are submitted to the Treasurer.

The association is a not-for-profit IRC 501(c)5 agricultural-educational organization, run by dedicated volunteers, and supported by membership dues. The IRC status means that the association is a tax-exempt organization. While donations are always welcome, they are not tax deductible as a charitable contribution but membership dues and subscriptions may be deductible as ordinary and necessary business expenses.

The Bee Buzzer
, our monthly newsletter, is the official publication of the Northeastern Kansas Beekeepers' Association, Inc. (NEKBA) and is published monthly. Commercial ads are accepted in the newsletter for a fee, non-commercial ads by members are accepted free for charge.

The association library is free to all members. Books may be checked out at meetings and kept for a period of 30 days. The honey bee publications, The American Bee Journal and Bee Culture can be subscribed directly or through the Treasurer. As an association member, the ABJ and is offered at a 25% discount.  

Please visit our "Meeting Schedule" page for details. A beekeeping class is held in March.  This is a non profit organization; elected officers serve without pay.  Everyone is invited to attend the meeting.  Check "The Buzzer" each month for the actual date, time and location. If the weather is bad, call an officer to find out if the meeting will be held.

Enroll on-line (see above) or
Download, print, and mail our 2015 registration.

Thank you for your support of North-eastern Kansas and Kansas area beekeeping.
(Last updated 11/14/2014, rb)

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