Membership & Renewal Forms

BONS Membership Application

New Member & Club Member Renewal Application

Beekeepers of the Northern Shenandoah 

New Member and Club Membership Renewal Page

Thank you for joining or renewing your membership with BONS! If you are a new beekeeper as of this past spring and attended the Beginner Beekeeping Classes provided by BONS, you do not need to renew. Your class fee has covered your first fiscal year (January 1st – December 31st) of BONS and the Virginia State Beekeeping Association (VSBA) memberships.


The cost is $20.00 per family per year  ($10.00 covers our BONS membership, and $10.00 covers our VSBA membership).  Included in your VSBA’s membership is research and lobbying efforts to help resolve the plight of the honeybees.

BONS membership includes:

• Purchase bee packages through the club

•Purchase woodenware through the club

• Use of the club’s honey extractor

• Monthly meetings - guest speakers/presenters at meetings

• Sell your honey at our local events

 • VSBA Membership

• Club newsletters

• Ability to attend State Conventions



Renewal - Club Memberships Application:

Beekeepers of the Northern Shenandoah - Club membership renewal for (current) Fiscal Year January 1st - December 31st.. Membership Fee: $20.00 (covers BONS and VSBA memberships) 

If you have any questions, please contact Lennie at 540-877-1509.

 Instructions for completing your BONS club membership renewal application:  

 1.) Click here to access BONS New Member & Club Member Renewal Application

2.) Download and print application

3.) Please fill out the application and return with your payment.* 

     Lennie Mather, BONS Treasurer -   

      272 Star Tannery Road  Star Tannery, VA  22654

     Make checks payable to BONS*

    *(Payment must accompany application)

New Member - Club Membership Application:

Instructions for completing your BONS membership or renewal application:  

1.) Click here to access BONS New Member & Club Member Renewal Application

2.) Please download file (.pdf) and print application. 

3.) Complete application and return with payment to:

      Lennie Mather, BONS Treasurer  

       272 Star Tannery Road   Star Tannery, VA  22654

     Make checks payable to BONS*

     *(Payment must accompany application)