Events

You can brush up your identification skills, help on a conservation task, see a rare species or just enjoy a beautiful site.

To find an event near you just select your branch area (see In Your Area to find the closest branch to you) and then click the Filter button. You can also refine your selection using the Categories on the left-hand panel.

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Gloucestershire: National Moth Night

Thursday 10th to Saturday 12th September 2015
Various Sites

Organised by Atropos and Butterfly Conservation, Moth Night is the annual celebration of moth recording throughout Britain and Ireland by enthusiasts with local events aimed at raising awareness of moths among the general public.

Evening Moth Trapping

Friday 11th September 2015
Altcar MOD, Hightown, Liverpool

Booking is essential as visitor's names are needed in advance to get access to this MOD property

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East Scotland - Borders - Moths At Woodside Walled Garden

Friday 11th to Saturday 12th September 2015, 6.30pm-10.30am
Woodside Walled Garden near Ancrum

Come along on Moth Night Scotland to set up some light traps and enjoy a talk by Malcolm Lindsay with a buffet supper. Then on the Saturday morning there's the opportunity to see what was caught in the traps.

North Wales

Friday 11th to Saturday 12th September 2015, 9.00pm-11.00am
Pensychnant Centre

Friday 11th - Saturday 12th September National Moth Night Set traps around Pensychnant at 9pm and stay as late as you will, or be lazy and see the catch 11am on Saturday at the house with a cup of tea. I will convince you that moths are not just boring and brown (some are brown, but none are boring!) as we examine the previous night’s catch. Good photo opportunities. Details from Julian at Pensychnant (01492) 592595

Norfolk

Saturday 12th September 2015: 10.00am

Butterfly Conservation and Norfolk Wildlife Trust will be joining up for the annual National Moth Night. Come and see what we caught.

Norfolk - National Moth Night Event

Saturday 12th September 2015: 10am
Cley Vistors Centre

The annual National Moth Night, Butterfly Conservation are again teaming up with Norfold Wildlife Trust

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East Scotland: Aberdeenshire - NOCTURNAL MOTH ADVENTURES (MOTH NIGHT 2015)

Saturday 12th September 2015, 8.00pm-10.00pm (but may continue later, moths-permitting!)
St. Cyrus NNR, near Montrose

St. Cyrus National Nature Reserve is home to a huge variety of butterflies and moths, but many people miss the moths that fly at night. Join local experts to discover the amazing variety of moths and listen out for night hunters including owls and bats with a bat detector!

Wiltshire: National Moth Night Event

Saturday 12th September 2015: 7.00pm
Stanton Country Park, Stanton Fitzwarren

Moth traps will be running at the ranger from dusk until 11.30pm. Many species of moths will be caught and displayed, showing the diversity of these interesting insects. This is an ideal for children who are interested in wildlife.

Norfolk - AGM

Saturday 3rd October 2015, 2.00pm-5.30pm
Hethersett Village Hall

Our AGM with photographic competition

Norfolk - Wild About Norfolk

Saturday 10th October 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Easton College, Easton, NR9 5DX

Wild About Norfolk is an annual wildlife and environmental fair showcasing the local groups and national organisations who protect, enhance and restore Norfolk's wildlife and landscape.

Members' Day, Scotland

Saturday 10th October 2015, 10.00am-5.00pm
Battleby Conference Centre, Redgorton, Perth

Our annual Members' Day, an informal chance to meet like-minded butterfly and moth enthusiasts and chat and hear about the wonderful highlights of the season. Details will be published nearer the time.

Yorkshire Branch Members' Day And AGM

Sunday 11th October 2015, 10.00am-4.00pm
Yorkshire Air Museum, Elvington

Yorkshire Branch Members' Day and AGM at the Yorskhire Air Museum, Elvington. Guest speakers, photographic competition, raffle and much much more!

South Wales Members' Day

Saturday 17th October 2015
Kenfig NNR

Our Members’ Day will be held at Kenfig NNR on Saturday 17th October and already we are lining up an exciting range of speakers.

Surrey AGM & Members' Day

Saturday 21st November 2015, 10.30am-4.00pm
Friends Life Sports & Social Club, Pixham Lane, Dorking RH4 1QA