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.

Moth Trapping and Talks

Friday 25th July 2014, 7.00pm-9.00pm
Lagan Valley Regional Park, Lough Keepers Cottage, Belfast

BCNI team up with Lagan Valley Regional Park for a foray into the world of butterflies and moths.

Glenariffe Forest Park Wildlife Family Fun Day

Saturday 26th July 2014, 2.00pm-4.00pm
Glenariffe Forest Park, Antrim

Family Fun Day: Come and find out about all the wildlife and conservation work happening around the Glens of Antrim.

Belfast Hills Festival

Tuesday 29th July 2014, 11am-1pm
Templepatrick Castle, Templepatrick

We will be exploring the Castle grounds as well as looking at the marvelous moths caught at the site the night before.

Black Mountain Moths & Butterflies

Tuesday 29th July 2014, 7pm-8.30pm
Black Mountain Lodge, Belfast

Come and help us set up some moth traps before our Butterfly hunt tomorrow.

Eden Allotments

Wednesday 30th July 2014, 7.30pm-9pm
Eden Allotments, Carrickfergus

An exploration of Eden Allotments to go hunting for bugs and beasties and to put out moth traps around the site.

Jubilee Woods Day Out

Thursday 31st July 2014, 11am-1pm
Jubilee Woods, Whitehead

Join BCNI to explore this Woodland Trust community woodland, kindly supported by Carrickfergus Council.

Moth Night Extravaganza!

Friday 1st August 2014, 7.30pm-9pm
Ballyeamon Camping Barn, Cushendall, Antrim

BCNI are delighted to team up with Ballyeamon Camping Barn and the Causeway Coast and Glens Landscape Partnership to bring you a moth night extravaganza.

Moth Night Extravaganza Part 2

Saturday 2nd August 2014, 11am-1pm
Ballyeamon Camping Barn, Cushendall, Antrim

Find out who we caught last night in our moths traps, before a trip out across the hills for a ramble and #ButterflyCount

Big Wild Camp-Out!!

Friday 8th August 2014
Big Wild Campout, Ulster Folk And Transport Museum, Cultra

Join BCNI at the ‘Big Wild Camp-out’ event in Cultra - expect moth talks and releases and take part in some of the last #ButterflyCount for this year's Big Butterfly Count. TICKET ONLY EVENT