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.

May Moths in the Garden

Sunday 6th May 2018, 10.00am-11.30am
St Mary's Pleasance, Haddington, East Lothian

Come and see the moths caught in the garden overnight before releasing them back into the wild. An opportunity to learn more about these fascinating and beautiful nocturnal insects.

Spring Wood Celebration Day

Monday 7th May 2018, 11.00am-4.00pm
Spring Wood Ipswich

Join Suffolk Branch of Butterfly Conservation and lots of other conservation groups at Kiln Meadow. Butterfly and other guided walks, wood crafts, children’s activities, music and storytelling.

Child with butterfly

ON THE WING WITH BUTTERFLIES

Saturday 12th May 2018, 2.00pm-4.00pm
Braemar, Aberdeenshire

As part of the Cairngorms Nature BIG Weekend, local ranger services and wildlife experts will offer a day of activities for families and nature lovers around Braemar, including this event:

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MARVELLOUS MOTHS & POWERFUL POLLINATORS

Saturday 12th May 2018, 10.00am-4.00pm (10.30am for moth trap opening)
Braemar, Aberdeenshire

As part of the Cairngorms Nature BIG Weekend, local ranger services and wildlife experts will offer a day of activities for families and nature lovers around Braemar, including this event:

Pakenham Watermill Open Day

Sunday 13th May 2018, 11.00am-4.00pm
Pakenham Watermill

Mills and Wildlife. Suffolk Branch Butterfly Conservation, other conservation groups and local interest groups attending

Woodland

Devon: Woodland Festival At Yarner Wood

Saturday 19th May 2018, 10.30am-4.30pm
East Dartmoor National Nature Reserve

Don’t miss this Spring Woodland Festival celebrating Dartmoor’s woodlands – which are full of extraordinary wildlife at this time of year.

June Moths In The Garden

Sunday 3rd June 2018, 10.00am-11.30am
St Mary's Pleasance, Haddington, East Lothian

Come and see the moths caught in the garden overnight before releasing them back into the wild. An opportunity to learn more about these fascinating and beautiful nocturnal insects.

July Moths In The Garden

Sunday 1st July 2018, 10.00am-11.30am
St Mary's Pleasance, Haddington, East Lothian

Come and see the moths caught in the garden overnight before releasing them back into the wild. An opportunity to learn more about these fascinating and beautiful nocturnal insects.

Rough Bank list

Gloucestershire: Go Wild! At Crickley Hill

Sunday 22nd July 2018, 11.45am-4.00pm
Crickley Hill Country Park, near Cheltenham

The Gloucestershire branch will have a stand at this family-orientated event organised by the Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust. We will have moths on display and craft events for the children.

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Hertfordshire & Middlesex Butterfly: Festival Of Wildlife Weekend Organised By The HMWT

Saturday 28th to Sunday 29th July 2018
Panshanger Park, near Hertford

Join the Hertfordshire & Middlesex Wildlife Trust for their Festival of Wildlife Weekend at Panshanger Park. There will be a wide range of events throughout the weekend for all ages including a Butterfly Walk lead by Malcolm Hull and illustrated talk by Roger Gibbons on butterflies. Full details can be found at this link http://www.hertswildlifetrust.org.uk/whats-on

August Moths In The Garden

Sunday 5th August 2018, 10.00am-11.30am
St Mary's Pleasance, Haddington, East Lothian

Come and see the moths caught in the garden overnight before releasing them back into the wild. An opportunity to learn more about these fascinating and beautiful nocturnal insects.

September Moths In The Garden

Sunday 2nd September 2018, 10.00am-11.30am
St Mary's Pleasance, Haddington, East Lothian

Come and see the moths caught in the garden overnight before releasing them back into the wild. An opportunity to learn more about these fascinating and beautiful nocturnal insects.

Red Underwing Moth

Gloucestershire: Frampton Country Fair

Sunday 9th September 2018, 9am-5pm
Frampton On Severn

The Frampton Country Fair is a huge event and, as usual, the Gloucestershire Branch will have a stand in the Living Working Countryside area where we always attact a lot of interest.