2018 Training & Events

Thursday 1 March through April 2018                  2018 Introduction to Beekeeping Course.

                              

Saturday 12 May                                                                                                     TBKA Annual Auction -Coed y Bryn Village Hall.  Viewing 10.30 a.m., 

                              Auction starts at 1 p.m.                                                                                                                       

Tuesday 15 May                       Talk by Siobhan Maderson on the Environmental Knowledge of 

                              Long-term Beekeepers .  Venue: Sarnau Memorial Hall SA44 6QS

                              Time: 7.30 - 9 p.m..


Sunday 27 and Monday 28 May                 Ceredigion Garden & Craft Festival, Alban Square, Aberaeron. 

                              Free Entry TBKA will have a stand at the Festival on both days

                                                                                                                                         Volunteers are needed to help on the stall, please contact 

                                                                                                                                         secretary@tbka.org.uk if you can spare a couple of hours on either

                                                                                                                                         day.


Saturday 30 June                       Summer social at Gorslwyd, more details to follow.  Members only.

 Saturday 4 August                      Cardigan County Show.  Volunteers are needed to help on the stall,                                please contact secretary@tbka.org.uk if you can spare a couple of                               hours .  Details for the show can be found at: 

                                                                                                                                                             https://cardigancountyshow.org.uk/


Sunday 12 August                       Aberaeron Festival of Welsh Ponies and Cobs.  Volunteers are needed
                              to help on the stall, please contact secretary@tbka.org.uk if you can 

                              spare a couple of hours on either day.  http://aberaeronfestival.co.uk/


Saturday 15 September                    TBKA has a stand at Talgarreg Vintage Day - 

                              https://www.facebook.com/events/1812909882085885/  

                              We still need helpers for the stand - if you can spare a couple of 

                              hours between 9-4 p.m. you would be most welcome.

     

 Thursday 20 September                    Talk by Mike Davies of Lampeter BKA on preparing your bees for 
                              winter.  7 p.m. start.  Venue, Coed y Bryn Village Hall,  SA44  5LQ


 /events-trainingSaturday 6 October           NEXT          TBKA Annual Honey Show, Guildhall, Cardigan, SA43 1JL ,  Open to all.

                              Click on link for for more information Honey Show



2017 Training & Events

Thursday 2 March 2017

Tuesday 14 March 2017, 7.30 p.m.

Tuesday 11 April 2017, 7 p.m. 

Saturday 22 April 2017, 3.45 p.m.

Saturday 13 May

Sunday 28 & Monday 29 May

Saturday 10 June  10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Sunday 16 July 

Wednesday 2 August

Saturday 5 August

Sunday 13 August 

Saturday 9 September 2 p.m.

Saturday 30 September

Saturday 7 October

Sunday 22 October 10 a.m.

Thursday 16 November, 7 p.m. 

Sunday, 26 November 10.30 a.m. 

Saturday 2 & Sunday 3 December  11 a.m. - 4 p.m. 


2017 beginners course 

Talk by Laura Jones

Social and Soap Making Dem

Dr Michael Keith-Lucas 

Annual Auction of Bees and Equipment

Ceredigion Garden and Craft Festival 

Newcastle Emlyn Food Festival 

Skep Making Workshop

Cardigan Show 

Caerwedros Show 

Aberaeron Festival of Ponies and Welsh Cobs 

Garden Party, Sculpture Heaven

The Talgarreg show has been cancelled

TBKA Annual Honey Show

Skep making workshop

Annual General Meeting.

Wax & Candle Making Workshop  

Llanerchaeron's Christmas Fair. 

2016 Training & Events


Thursday 10 March 2016

Meirion Scourfield, talk on First Aid for Beekeepers. 

Tuesday 15 March 2016

Peter Guthrie, talk on Feeding and Preparing for Spring.  

Thursday 7 April

Training for the Basic Assessment starts today

Saturday 14 May

Saturday 21 May

Sat 29 & Sun 30 May

Saturday 11 June 2016

Saturday 18 June 

Saturday 9 July 

Wednesday 27 July

Saturday 30 July 

Saturday 6 August

Sunday 14 August

Saturday 17 September

Saturday 1 October

Wednesday 23 November

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Annual auction of bees and equipment   

Bee keeping taster day.  

Ceredigion Garden and Craft Fair in Alban Square Aberaeron

TBKA Stand at Newcastle Emlyn Food Festival.  

Garden Party  Venue: Over the Rainbow, Plas Tyllwyd, 

Tivyside Agricultural Society Annual Show

Cardigan County Show

Jamie Ellis, The sustainability of bee keeping in the 21st Century.  

Caerwedros Annual Produce Show

Aberaeron Festival of Welsh Ponies and Cobs

Talgarreg Vintage Show 

TBKA Honey Show

Annual General Meeting, 7 p.m. Newcastle Emlyn Rugby Club

Past Events, 2015


22 January

5 February

22 February

1 March

29 March

18 April

9 May

16 May

24 May

30 May

18 July

26 July

1 August

9 August

23 August

29 August

5 September

19 September

30 November

3 December


Robert Jones Interactive Session

Environmental Health & Trading Standards Presentation

Bee Keepers Question Time

Norman Carreck

Celia Davis

Hive Assembly Workshop

Annual TBKA Auction of Bees and Equipment

Food Safety Course - Level 2 Certificate in Food Safety

TBKA Stand at Ceredigion Garden Festival, Aberaeron

Disease Recognition Workshop with the Bee Inspectors

Pest Management Workshop for Varroa Management with SBIs

Skep Making Workshop with Lawrence Hurrell

TBKA Stand at Caerwedros Show

TBKA Stand at Welsh Ponies & Cobs Show, Aberaeron

Extraction Day - Gernos Apiary

Bottling Day - Gernos Apiary, 2 p.m. start

Apiary Open Day

TBKA Stand at Talgarreg show

TBKA Stall at Royal Welsh Winter Fair sponsored by Cywain Bee

Talk by Ricky Wilson on Bee Farming