Membership

Polinated Polinator

Dues are still only $15.00 ** per year for an individual or family at the same address.
Please send your name, address, phone number, and email along with a check for $15 ** to:

  • RIBA
  • PO Box 64
  • Greenville, RI  02828

Be assured that we do not share your information with anyone, nor do we send unnecessary correspondence.

** Because of the amended fiscal year, anyone who paid $15 in 2015 may pay a one-time  dues amount of $10 for 2016.  May be mailed to the address above or paid at the next monthly meeting.

Benefits of  a $15 Membership:
  • Collaborating with and learning from other experienced beekeepers at monthly meetings
  • Affiliation with other organizations: Eastern Apiculture Society, American Beekeeping Federation, Agriculture Council of Rhode Island, RI Audubon Society
  • Participation in local fairs and other events to promote beekeeping and sell honey
  • Access to the Association’s extractors (small rental fee) and other equipment
  • Receive RIBA news and communications
  • Discounts on Spring and Fall Banquet tickets where you will see special guest speakers
  • Discount on intermediate Bee School
  • Automatic Family membership at the same address.
Reasons why you may not be getting email notices: 
  1. You haven’t paid your dues and the grace period had expired.   Yes, you can still send it in to the address above and be completely reinstated.
  2. Your email provider is treating email from ribeekeepers@gmail.com as junk mail and puts it in your spam folder.   You can remedy this by adding ribeekeepers@gmail.com to your address list and/or removing any prior accidental spam designation.  Please note that this address is not intended to receive correspondence; for specific communications see the Contacts  page.