Volunteer Opportunities

Bee Helpful - Volunteer Opportunities -Support BONS!



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Please help the club by signing up and volunteering at an event below!



National Honey Bee Day Saturday August 18 10-5pm This is completed.  We are looking for someone to coordinate this event for 2019 and beyond.  thank you Ramona and Doug for your past dedication to this event.



Opportunity to spread the good word about honeybees, and sell your hive products, honey, candles etc, if you have any to sell.
You can help Doug/Ramona Morris in a tent representing BONS.  You need not have items to sell.  Free admission is included and you keep all your sales, no fees to sell items.   You do not need to be there all day.  Please help if you can.
Contact: Doug/Ramona Morris 540-592-3873 for details on what is involved in this event

Woodenware Sort & Verify - 2018 is over what a SUCCESS see  you in 2019

      Contact: Bruce Bryant

Woodenware Weekend - 2019  Date TBD 

   Woodenware Distribution - 

        ANOTHER successful event......see you in 2019

      Contact:  Bruce Bryant


Woodenware Weekend - 2018

  Woodenware Build & Training - 

       This was successful and we will do it again in 2019 check back.



Mother's Day Weekend - 2019

   Set Up - Friday May 10th 

   Booth -  Saturday & Sunday May 11th & 12th

      Contact: TBD

Natures Nurture September 2019 more details coming



 To use the club extractor kept at Blandy Farm, contact Doug Morris at 540-592-3873 to set up an appointment. Please note: The extraction season runs from June to September but is dependent on the weather.  The weather has to be dry with temperatures above 75F.

Opportunities for you to help our club:

1.You can help set up our club booth at any of several annual events and/or volunteer to help with a 2-hour shift selling products of the hive (e.g. honey, candles, salves, lip balm) and interacting with the general public. You WILL have fun and can sell your honey.  All volunteers get a free parking/admission pass.

2. NATIONAL HONEY BEE DAY – SKY MEADOW - Saturday, August 18, 2018
Doug and Ramona will be spearheading the beekeepers display at Sky Meadow this year for National Honey Bee Day. We setup by 11:00 am and take down around 4:00 pm. It is always a fun time and has good attendance. Contact Doug and Ramona


 More opportunities coming - please check back…..


Do you have a talent and some time to help our club?  Tell the club president, Charlie Brown.  We have numerous opportunities for you to help in taking our club to new levels.

Help is always needed and appreciated in setting up and taking down the chairs before and after our monthly general meetings.  This is an opportunity to provide club service without being “in charge”.  THANKS!