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.

 

The next AGM and Members' Day will be held on Saturday 11 November 2017 at The Jurys Inn Hotel, Gloucester Road, Cheltenham, GL51 0TS. Information on our AGMs as well as details of our annual reports and reviews can be found here.

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Dorset: Guided Walk At Osmington

Friday 25th August 2017, 11.00am-3.30pm
Osmington, east Of Weymouth

Enjoy a leisurely coastal downland and country lane walk with the Dorset branch. We shall be looking for at least 15 species of butterfly, including Adonis Blue and Wall...

Peacock

Gloucestershire: Prinknash Butterfly Nectar Garden Open Day

Saturday 26th August 2017, 11.30am-4.30pm
Prinknash Abbey, south-east Gloucester

Join the Gloucestershire Branch at Prinknash Abbey's Butterfly Nectar Garden, part of the walled garden owned by the monks at Prinknash Abbey, near Cranham. Members of the Branch will be on hand to answer questions about butterflies, plants and Butterfly Conservation in general. If possible, we will have a display of live moths...

Small Copper

Northern Ireland: Biodiversity Trail Launch

Sunday 27th August 2017, 11am-3pm
Glassdrummond Wood, Newry

Join the Northern Ireland Branch at this community event celebrating the opening of a biodiversity trail with story-telling, crafts and of course, woodland butterflies and moths...

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Norfolk: Magical Moths At Cley Marshes

Thursday 31st August 2017: 10.15am
Cley Marshes (Norfolk Wildlife Trust), East Of Blakeney NWT

Join the Norfolk Branch and Norfolk Wildlife Trust (NWT) for this moth event at Cley Marshes and see what we find when we open the moth trap...

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Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Test Valley Wood Fair

Saturday 2nd September 2017, 9.30am-4pm
Knightwood Leisure Centre, Eastleigh

Join the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Branch at the Test Valley Wood Fair in Eastleigh. There will be craft activities for children and photographic displays at this long-standing and popular event for families...

Red Admiral

Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Romsey Show

Saturday 9th September 2017, 8am-6pm
Broadlands, Romsey, SO51 9LQ

Learn about our native butterflies and moths and the threats they face at this traditional county show on the Broadlands Estate in Romsey. There will be photographic displays, literature, badge making for children...

Moth Trapping

Wiltshire: Moth Event

Saturday 16th September 2017: 7.15pm
Stanton Country Park, Stanton Fitzwarren

Join the Wiltshire Branch at this moth night where many species of moths will be caught and displayed, showing the diversity of these interesting insects. This is an ideal event for children who are interested in wildlife. Many species of moths will be caught and displayed showing the diversity of these interesting insects. Owls may be heard and bats should be seen...

Moth Trapping

Devon: Exmoor Family Camp Out

Saturday 16th to Sunday 17th September 2017, 4.00pm-11.00am
Heddon's Mouth, EX31 4PY

Come and join Exmoor National Park Authority, Butterfly Conservation and friends for an evening of camping and activities in the wilds of Exmoor.

Peacock

Gloucestershire: Prinknash Butterfly Nectar Garden Open Day

Sunday 17th September 2017, 11.30am-4.30pm
Prinknash Abbey, south-east Gloucester

Join the Gloucestershire Branch at Prinknash Abbey's Butterfly Nectar Garden, part of the walled garden owned by the monks at Prinknash Abbey, near Cranham. Members of the Branch will be on hand to answer questions about butterflies, plants and Butterfly Conservation in general. If possible, we will have a display of live moths...

Comma Butterfly

Hampshire And Isle Of Wight: Lymington Reserves Open Day

Sunday 17th September 2017
Normandy Lane, Lymington, SO41 8AE

Join the Hampshire and Isle of Wight Branch at the Lymington Reserves Open Day. There will be craft activities for children and photographic displays at this long-standing and popular event for families...

Moth Night Event

Moth Night - Nationwide Survey

Thursday 12th to Saturday 14th October 2017
Nationwide

Moth Night is our annual celebration of moth recording run by Atropos, in association with the Centre for Ecology & Hydrology (CEH). This year, the main theme is Ivy...

Moth Night Event

East Scotland: National Moth Night 2017 At Harestanes

Friday 13th October 2017, 6.30pm-8.30pm
Harestanes Countryside Visitor Centre, Jedburgh, Borders

Moths in autumn - it's National Moth Night 2017! Moth Night weekend is later in the year than usual, but there should still be plenty of moths around...

Moth Trapping

Wiltshire: Moth Event

Saturday 14th October 2017: 6.30pm
Stanton Country Park, Stanton Fitzwarren

Join the Wiltshire Branch at this moth night where many species of moths will be caught and displayed, showing the diversity of these interesting insects. This is an ideal event for children who are interested in wildlife. Many species of moths will be caught and displayed showing the diversity of these interesting insects. Owls may be heard and bats should be seen...

Red Admiral on Apple

Cornwall: Kehelland Apple Day

Saturday 14th October 2017
Kehelland Farm, Camborne

The Cornwall Branch will be attending the wonderful Apple Day near Camborne again with our sales stall and also an exhibition of live moths and caterpillars to enthrall the public. We will be running some exciting children's activities. Can you help us?