Fun Photos

2017 Annual dinner potluck.   Yes, we all ate too much.



Joe Underwood demos his new Flow Hive equipment.


Lynn Barton road trip to see his queen breeding operation
visit to Lynn Barton queen breeder


Bob T represents STBA at the CCE Gardening Days in Binghamton March 2015
Bob T at CCE winter 2015


April 2014 "Earth Fest at BCC" SueG., Ray Williams, Earl V. and Paul V (along with several other STBA folks) man the STBA tables.
earth fest 2014


May 2014 Club Nuc Order Pickup -  Jude S. checks people in and keeps order!  Lucinda V. helps out.
nuc pickup day

Earl loads nucs for their trip to a new home
loading nucs


April 2014 New Beekeeper Hands-on Class at Sue G's and Lucinda V's yards
new beekeeper hands-on yard work

Dr. Wahl teaches a Bee Wellness Dead-Out "why did they die?" clinic
Dr. Wahl teaches dead-out clinic

Guy V's tee-shirt logo contest winning shirt
Guy V, Sue C winning tee shirt logo

Jim P's 2013 awards at the Harford Fair - congratulations Jim!
jim's awards

Lucinda V. showing silver platters won for most points in the honey, photo and honey bake goods show at the EAS 2013 conference!
Lucinda's prizes


Bottom section of a bee tree cavity preserved by Marina Z.   Very propolized "junk".


Steve and Dee, Bob T (& bees), Sue G, Marina, and Lucinda staff the booth at the 2013 Waterman Earth Fest


Sue G. and Lucinda V. read the book "The Beeman" to Bell Elementary students as part of the "Ag Week" effort by CCE

Earl heads up the sugar distribution while Bob G. mans the shovel.   That's buckets and buckets of sugar!

Earl poses next to 2000 # of cane sugar to be divided up among several club members.

STBA Annual Dinner Oct 2012 - Beekeepers can COOK!
October 2012 STBA dinner

STBA Members staff the ESHPA honey booth at the NYS Fair August 2012


STBA Summer Picnic August 2012



Smoker lighting and endurance contest at the picnic


Bob T.'s EAS 2012 Ribbons (mead categories)


Jeff M. does another removal

Nuc Installation Class April 2012 hands-on learning:


youTube slide show of trip to Trembalys:


Some pictures from our trip to Trembalys:



Pollinators come in many forms and sizes. Check out this link for some beautiful pictures:

STBA members's son Bailey, demonstrates his Hot Knife skills. 
STBA October Dinner, James Wood demonstrates his bee vacuum.

STBA Summer Picnic at Jeff's. Paul, Larry and Bob and bees visit.

Paul V's rescue of bees from a NYSDOT building in Coventry. "Lots of bees!"

Brian's photos of the May 22 meeting at Sue and Bob's apiary

Waterman "Earth Fest" after we moved indoors! Brrr!, April 18, 2010
Farm Days at the Oakdale Mall, March 2010
Wild Honey Bee nest found in multiflower rosebush (Kirkwood, NY)
Daisy Girl Scout Troop 28 learns about bees
Sue G's snowbound bees 2/26/10
Eatable bee at the October potluck.
Bob T. and Bob G. checking out Bob T.'s bees in their well disguised hives.