Meet other Chicago-area beekeepers. Novice and experienced are welcome. Many of us are urban beekeepers, but not everyone.

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Welcome, Chicago Beekeepers!

Recent Meetups

  • September 18 · 7:00 PM

    Introduction to Beekeeping

    25 Beekeepers | 5.00

    9 year beekeeper Rob Hicks joins with woodworker Gary Hal Link of Halldoor Woodworking to take you through the ins and outs of being a beekeeper.
  • August 15 · 10:00 AM

    Collecting the rent

    9 Beekeepers | 5.00

    Join us for an on site honey pull. We'll extract a box or more of honey and get it ready for jarring
  • June 21 · 7:00 PM

    Emergency Night Move Part 2

    3 Beekeepers

    Those rooftop (human) workers are at it again. Once again, join Hal and I as we move 3 hives some 10 feet or more away to help some rooftop workers. I'd love some suited... Learn more
  • June 12 · 7:00 PM

    Emergency Night Move

    3 Beekeepers

    Join Hal and I as we move 2 hives some 10 feet away to help some rooftop workers. I'd love some suited people to help the move. Although these hives will be closed up... Learn more
  • May 12 · 6:00 PM

    talk bees with Thad and John

    17 Beekeepers | 5.00

    Thad Smith and John have graciously volunteered to speak at our May 12 meeting. Bee there!
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  • Rob Hicks founded The Chicago Beekeeping Meetup Group

    on June 19

Founded Jun 19, 2007

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We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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