The Southern Arizona Beekeepers Association will be holding its next monthly meeting on this Thursday, November 18th at 7:00 PM via Zoom AND in person. This month’s primary presentation will be:

Making the Transition from Backyard Beekeeping to Commercial

by Will Fitz

About Will

Will Fitz is a longtime member, sometimes officer of SAZBA. He has been a backyard beekeeper, researcher at the Carl Hayden Bee Lab, and now co-runs a commercial bee operation.


Join the Meeting In Person

Where: American Legion Hall, 330 W. Franklin Street, Tucson

The hall is downtown, about a half block east of Granada, between 6th Street and Congress, behind the Steinfeld Mansion. There is parking available behind the mansion and on the street.

The venue is large enough to allow for social distancing. Attendees are welcome to wear a mask or not.

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 897 2433 9163

Log-in by Phone: +1 346 248 7799 US (Houston)

Find your local number to log-in by phone:

Become a Member for 2022

It is not too early to pay your SAZBA dues for 2022. Individual dues are only $15  ($20 family) and those funds help SAZBA support the local beekeeping community.

You can pay your membership via PayPal on our website on our Membership Page.  Please put your full name and email and “membership dues 2022” in the notes field of the PayPal payment.