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.

Silver Washed Fritillary

North Norfolk Meeting

Wednesday 4th March 2015: 7.30pm
Blakeney Scout Hut HQ

British and European Fritillaries An illustrated talk by Bernard Watts

Recorders' Gathering, Perth

Saturday 7th March 2015, 10.00am-5.00pm
Battleby, Perth

Our annual meeting for all those involved or interested in recording butterflies and moths in Scotland. All welcome!

Herts Moth Group

Saturday 14th March 2015, 1.00pm-5.30pm
Havers Community Centre, Bishops Stortford

YOU ARE WARMLY INVITED TO ATTEND THIS INFORMAL EVENT, which is Herts Moth Group's only indoor meeting of the year. PLEASE DO BRING FRIENDS AND RELATIVES.

Norwich Meeting

Friday 27th March 2015: 7.30pm
United Reform Church Ipswich Road

Open Evening Bring along your digital files, prints and DVDs to share with others

Orange-tip on Forget-me-not

Lincolnshire Branch Spring Indoor Meeting

Saturday 28th March 2015, 2.00pm-5.00pm
Chambers Farm Wood Visitor's Centre (near Bardney)

Come and hear Martin Davies talk about the Butterflies of the Mediterranean Area.

Hertfordshire and Middlesex

Saturday 28th March 2015, 10.40am-5.30pm
Welwyn Civic Centre, Welwyn, Hertfordshire

You are invited to the Hertfordshire and Middlesex AGM and Members’ Day on Saturday 28th March 2015 at Welwyn Civic Centre, Welwyn, Hertfordshire. Guest speakers are Dr Dan Hoare, Butterfly Conservation's Head of Regions and Lesley Davies, Chief Executive of the Herts & Middlesex Wildlife Trust. All welcome

Marsh Frit

Marsh Fritillary Day At The Lizard

Sunday 24th May 2015: 11.00am
Predannack, The Lizard, Near Mullion

Join the Cornwall Branch on this guided walk on the Lizard searching for newly emerged Marsh Fritillary butterflies.

Peacock

Cornwall Branch Open Day

Saturday 27th June 2015: 2.00pm
Lethytep, near Looe

The Branch Chairman, Philip Hambly, invites you to his family farm at Lethytep - a wonderful wildlife area with ample butterfly walks and beautiful lakes. For a donation of £5, food will be provided, along with a tombola and raffle. Everyone is welcome!

Marbled White

Moths and Butterflies of Penlee

Saturday 11th July 2015: 11.00am
Penlee Battery Reserve and Penlee Point, near Rame Head

Join moth expert and Cornwall Moth Recorder, Leon Truscott, on this walk to find Marbled White butterflies, as well as Small Heath and Dark Green Fritillary butterflies. Six-belted and Thrift Clearwing moths can also be found at this site.

Wood White

Big Butterfly Count and Wood White Butterfly Walk

Saturday 18th July 2015: 10.30am
Meeth Quarry near Hatherleigh, North Devon

Join Butterfly Conservation's Devon Branch at one of the country's best sites for the Wood White butterfly. You will have a chance to see the second brood of this species, see what moths were caught in the trap from the previous night and carry out a Big Butterfly Count - the worlds largest survey of its kind.