Author Archives: Trinity Valley Beekeepers

February Meeting: Featuring Dan Weaver + Honey Bee Communication

 Tuesday, February 13, 2017 Pre-meeting presentation: 6-6:45 pm Q&A session: 6:45-7 pm Main meeting: 7-9 pm The Point at C. C. Young, 4847 W. Lawther Dr., Dallas (map) Rescheduled from November, this month we are extremely lucky to have Dan … Continue reading

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Beekeeping for Beginners: Honey Bee Biology

First class: Saturday, February 24,10 am – 12 pm at Trinity Haymarket (1715 Market Center Blvd, Dallas) Trinity Valley Beekeepers Association will be offering a 6-part “Beekeeping For Beginners” series for 2018. These classes will are available as individual sessions … Continue reading

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January Meeting: Beekeeping Technology + Queen Rearing

Tuesday, January 9, 2017 Pre-meeting presentation: 6-6:45 pm Q&A session: 6:45-7 pm Main meeting: 7-9 pm The Point at C. C. Young, 4847 W. Lawther Dr., Dallas (map) We’re kicking the new year off strong with a presentation from David … Continue reading

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Calling All Plant Lovers!

TV Bees needs volunteers to present the Plant of the Month at upcoming meetings, especially February, March, and April. This is a fun, easy job: simply pick one or two plants that are beneficial for honeybees and are blooming in … Continue reading

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Queen Rearing for the Hobbyist

The Theater Topic for the January meeting of TVBA is a lecture on queen rearing for the hobbyist.  Bruce Bonnett will talk about queen rearing techniques requiring only the type of equipment that the hobbyist beekeeper already has on hand.  … Continue reading

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Beekeeping For Beginners Series: Setting up Your Apiary

First class: Saturday, January 27, 10 am – 12 pm at Trinity Haymarket Trinity Valley Beekeepers Association will be offering a 6-part “Beekeeping For Beginners” series for 2018. These classes will are available as individual sessions ($35 per family) or … Continue reading

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December Meeting: Holiday Potluck

Tuesday, December 12, 2017, 7-9 pm The Point at C. C. Young, 4847 W. Lawther Dr., Dallas (map) Join us for our annual holiday potluck! We will provide the BBQ meat; you bring your favorite appetizers, sides or desserts. This is … Continue reading

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Congratulations to 2018 Board Members

At the November monthly meeting, which serves as TV Bees’ annual business meeting, our members elected officers to the board for 2018. Your new slate of officers will be: President Ryan Giesecke Vice President Jay Merrett Treasurer Matthew Diaz Secretary … Continue reading

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Beekeeping 101 Class THIS Weekend Dec 9

Join TV Bees president Ryan Giesecke at a TreeHouse Dallas for a special presentation of “So You Think You Want Bees,” a beginner-level program for soon-to-be beekeepers in the Dallas area. Ryan will talk through reasons to keep bees, considerations and … Continue reading

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TV Bees in the News!

A reporter for the Dallas Morning News attended TV Bees’ honey tasting meeting. If you haven’t seen it yet, you can read the article online here: https://www.dallasnews.com/life/farm-to-table/2017/10/13/local-raw-unfiltered-honey-best-way-taste-grows-around Be sure to click on the video for a quick interview with our … Continue reading

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