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.

EIG

EIG Events Information

Sunday 1st January to Sunday 31st December 2017
All Over Europe

Forthcoming Trips and trip reports are advertised through the regular EIG newsletters. Occasional informal meetings are held in the UK, but EIG surveys and activities in Europe are advertised in the newsletter or by emails to members...

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East Scotland: Course - Highland Butterflies and Moths

Friday 18th to Wednesday 23rd August 2017
Kindrogan Field Centre, Perthshire

This Field Studies Council course in Perthshire will consist of illustrated talks with colour slides to show the special species found in the Scottish Highlands, their unique habitats and ecology. There will be daytime field visits to...

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Hertfordshire And Middlesex: Moth And Bat Evening

Friday 25th August 2017: 7.30pm
Fryent Country Park, north of Wembley Park

All are welcome to the Herts & Middlesex Moth and Bat evening at Fryent Country Park. Please note this event is on Friday - not Saturday, as previously listed....

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West Midlands: Moth And Bat Evening

Saturday 26th August 2017: 8.15pm till late
Cecilly Brook & Hales Pool Local Nature Reserves (LNR)

Join the West Midlands Branch at Cecilly Brook & Hales Pool Local Nature Reserves near Cheadle for a moth and bat evening...

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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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Glasgow And SW Scotland: Moth (& Bat) Evening

Friday 1st September 2017, 7.30pm-9.30pm
Glasgow Botanic Gardens, 730 Great Western Road, Glasgow, G12 0UE

Come along to see how we trap & record moths and find out why we do it. Clyde Bat Group are also attending, to take you on a bat walk & tell you all about bats.

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Northern Ireland: Field Trip

Saturday 2nd September 2017: 10.30am
Magilligan, north of Limavady, Co. Londonderry

Join the Northern Ireland Branch on the Magilligan peninsula, where we hope to see Common Blue, Small Copper, Vanessids and perhaps one or more migrant butterflies...

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West Midlands: Course - An Introduction to Leaf Mining Moths

Friday 8th to Sunday 10th September 2017
Preston Montford Field Centre, Shrewsbury

The Field Studies Council course is aimed at total beginners wishing to study leaf-mining moths, as well as people with more advanced knowledge of the group, but whatever your skill level it will be designed to stretch you...

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Highlands And Islands: Moth Magic

Wednesday 13th September 2017, 9.30am-2.30pm
RSPB Insh Marshes, near Kingussie

A look through moth traps run the night before at RSPB Insh Marshes (near Kingussie). Please note: there is a charge for this event. Adults £5, RSPB members £3.

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Mossy Moth Night!

Friday 15th September 2017, 7.30pm-11.00pm
Fallin, Stirling

Come along and discover the marvelous moths that can be found at our Wester Moss nature reserve.

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Upper Thames: Course - Introduction To Autumn Moths

Saturday 16th September 2017
Amersham Field Centre, Bucks

This one-day Field Studies Council course provides an introduction to moths; their identification, natural history and conservation. It is aimed at anyone with an interest in moths, whether you are a beginner or are already moth-watching and want a little more 'methodology' and knowledge...

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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...

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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.

Les

Mossy Moth Morning!

Saturday 16th September 2017, 10.00am-11.45am
Fallin, Stirling

Come along and discover the marvelous moths that can be found at our Wester Moss nature reserve.

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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...

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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...

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Lancashire: Open Moth Night Altcar MOD Training Camp

Friday 13th October 2017, 9.30pm-1.00am
Altcar Training Camp, Hightown, Merseyside

Richard Walker is hosting a moth night at Altcar. Times to be confirmed. An opportunity to bring your own trap along or join with other moth recorders at their traps.

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Hertfordshire And Middlesex: Moth Night Event

Friday 13th October 2017: 6.30pm
Pear Wood, Harrow

Join the Herts & Middlesex Branch for this Moth Night event. Moth Night 2017 will be held between 12-14 October 20, with the main theme of Ivy...

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Lancashire: Open Moth Night Formby - National Trust

Saturday 14th October 2017, 9.30pm-1.00am
Formby, Merseyside

Richard Walker is hosting a moth night at the Formby National trust offices. Times to be confirmed. An opportunity to bring your own trap along or join with other moth recorders at their traps.

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North East England: Branch AGM And Members' Day

Saturday 14th October 2017, 10.30am-4pm
The Stable Block, Gibside

The North East England Branch's AGM will feature Matthew Oates (National Wildlife Specialist for the National Trust) as one of the speakers. We will also examine the contents of the Gibside moth trap set the previous night, with Autumn species such as...

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North Wales: National Moth Night Event

Saturday 14th to Sunday 15th October 2017, 10.30am-0.30am
Pensychnant Cosnervation Centre

An annual celebration of moths and moth recording. A fantastic opportunity to learn about the wonderful world of moths at Pensychnant Conservation Centre.

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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...

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Suffolk: Course - Identifying Autumn Moths

Saturday 14th October 2017
Flatford Mill, East Bergholt, Suffolk

This new Field Studies Council day course is one of a suite of three at Flatford Mill in spring, summer and autumn this year. Emergence periods of adult moths come in waves through the year, so there are different species found flying in...

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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?

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Lancashire: Open Moth Night - Ainsdale Discovery Centre

Sunday 15th October 2017, 9.30pm-0.00am
Ainsdale, Merseyside

Richard Walker will be hosting a moth night at Ainsdale Discovery Centre on the Sefton Coast. Bring your trap along and take part or come along and see what Richard's traps bring in.