Bee Audacious - Public Panel (Dominican)

Wednesday, December 14, 2016 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Angelico Hall, Dominican University
General Admission: $10 – $20 per person

Following the main BEE AUDACIOUS INVITATIONAL CONFERENCE, join us for a a panel discussion of the leaders, moderated by Doug McConnell of Bay Area Backroads.  Presented in partnership with Dominican’s Institute for Leadership Studies and the Department of Natural Sciences and Math. Following the discussion will be book signings of Bee Audacious leader and participant authors.

Book sales will be available through Book Passage bookstore in advance as well as at the panel discussion. Books include:

Honeybee Democracy by Tom Seeley
Following the Wild Bees: The Craft and Science of Bee Hunting by Tom Seeley
If Bees Are Few: A Hive of Bee Poems Edited by James P. Lenfestey (Afterward by Marla Spivak)
Bee Time: Lessons from the Hive by Mark Winston
Honey Bee Removal: A Step by Step Guide by Cindy Bee
Honey, I’m Homemade by May Berenbaum
A Field Guide to Honeybees and Their Maladies by Maryann Frazier
Bees in America:  How the Honey Bee Shaped a Nation by Tammy Horn
Attacting Native Pollinators: Protecting North America’s Bees and Butterflies by Eric Mader & Mace Vaughan (and Matthew Shepherd, Scott Black, in collaboration with Gretchen LeBuhn)
The Beekeepers Handbook (Fourth Edition) by Diana Sammataro
Keeping Bees With a Smile by Fedor Lazutin (Edited by Leo Sharkaskin)

Location: 
20 Olive Avenue
Angelico Hall, Dominican University
San Rafael, CA 94901
Honeybee Democracy Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780691147215
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Princeton University Press - October 10th, 2010

Honeybees make decisions collectively--and democratically. Every year, faced with the life-or-death problem of choosing and traveling to a new home, honeybees stake everything on a process that includes collective fact-finding, vigorous debate, and consensus building.


Following the Wild Bees: The Craft and Science of Bee Hunting Cover Image
$22.95
ISBN: 9780691170268
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Published: Princeton University Press - May 3rd, 2016

Following the Wild Bees is a delightful foray into the pastime of bee hunting, an exhilarating outdoor activity that used to be practiced widely but which few people know about today. Thomas Seeley, a world authority on honey bees, vividly describes the history and science behind this lost pastime and how anyone can do it.


If Bees Are Few: A Hive of Bee Poems Cover Image
By James P. Lenfestey (Editor)
$24.95
ISBN: 9780816698066
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Published: University of Minnesota Press - May 30th, 2016

It is said there are 20,000 species of bees, a genus 50 million years old, but in the fertile imagination of the world's poets, there is no beginning or end to the bee buzz.


Bee Time: Lessons from the Hive Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780674970854
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Published: Harvard University Press - September 5th, 2016

Honey, I'm Homemade: Sweet Treats from the Beehive Across the Centuries and Around the World Cover Image
By May Berenbaum (Editor), Nils Cordes (Illustrator)
$21.95
ISBN: 9780252077449
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Published: University of Illinois Press - October 7th, 2010

"Honey, I'm Homemade: Sweet Treats from the Beehive across the Centuries and around the World" showcases a wealth of recipes for cookies, breads, pies, puddings, and cakes that feature honey as an essential ingredient.


Bees in America: How the Honey Bee Shaped a Nation Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780813191638
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Published: University Press of Kentucky - April 21st, 2013

Honey bees--and the qualities associated with them--have quietly influenced American values for four centuries. During every major period in the country's history, bees and beekeepers have represented order and stability in a country without a national religion, political party, or language. Bees in America is an enlightening cultural history of bees and beekeeping in the United States.


Attracting Native Pollinators: The Xerces Society Guide Protecting North America's Bees and Butterflies Cover Image
By The Xerces Society, Marla Spivak (Foreword by)
$29.95
ISBN: 9781603426954
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Published: Storey Publishing - February 26th, 2011

With the recent decline of the European honey bee, it is more important than ever to encourage the activity of other native pollinators to keep your flowers beautiful and your grains and produce plentiful.


The Beekeeper's Handbook Cover Image
$29.95
ISBN: 9780801476945
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Comstock Publishing - May 13th, 2011

Since 1973, tens of thousands of first-time and experienced beekeepers alike have relied on The Beekeeper's Handbook as the best single-volume guide to the hobby and profession of beekeeping.