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.

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Dorset: Branch AGM and Members Day

Saturday 24th February 2018, 2.00pm-5.30pm
Puddletown

The yearly opportunity to hear the latest news and developments from the Dorset Branch of Butterfly Conservation.

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Dorset: Talk on Butterfly Trends In East Dorset

Friday 2nd March 2018, 7.30pm-10.00pm
St Catherine's Church Hall, Wimborne

All are welcome to this presentation in Wimborne on the trends in butterfly numbers revealed by the monitoring in east Dorset surveys in 2016 and the plans for the 2017 campaign...

Red Admiral

Dorset: Talk On Butterfly Trends In South Dorset

Thursday 8th March 2018, 7.30pm-10.00pm
Wareham, Purbeck

All are welcome to attend this presentation in Wareham of the results of the south Dorset Transect and Regional Action Plan (RAP) surveys in 2016, the Wider Countryside project, 2016's casual, website and garden records and the resulting trends in butterfly numbers...

Micro-moth Workshop For Beginners

Tuesday 13th March 2018, 10.30am-4.00pm
Edinburgh National Museum Collections Centre, Granton, Edinburgh, EH5 1JA

Come along to this free workshop to find out how to look for and identify micro-moths!

Silver-studded Blue

Dorset: Illustrated Talk

Tuesday 13th March 2018, 7.30pm-9.30pm
Hamworthy, Poole

An illustrated talk in Hamworthy by Lorraine Mumms, Silver-studded Blue Butterflies and Their Relationship With Ants.

Cryptic Wood White

Northern Ireland: Butterfly Atlas 2021

Thursday 15th March 2018: 7.30pm
St John’s Scout Hall, Belfast

Join us for an evening talk on the new All-Ireland Butterfly Atlas 2021 by Dr Tomás Murray of the National Biodiversity Data Centre...

Small Tort (Andrew Lawson)

Dorset: Talk On Butterfly Trends In North Dorset

Friday 16th March 2018, 7.30pm-10.00pm
East Stour Village Hall, near Gillingham

All are welcome to hear reports on 2017 recording (casual, website, Wider Countryside and garden recording) and plans for the 2018 campaign at East Stour Village Hall...

Micro-moth Workshop For Beginners

Tuesday 20th March 2018, 10.30am-4.00pm
Balallan House, Allan Park, Stirling FK8 2QG

Come along to this free workshop to find out how to look for and identify micro-moths!

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Butterfly Transect Workshop: Aberdeen

Wednesday 21st March 2018, 10am-3pm
Kincorth Community Centre, Aberdeen

Join us for this free workshop to find out how to identify and record butterflies in Aberdeen!

Micro-moth Workshop For Beginners

Thursday 22nd March 2018, 10.30am-4.00pm
Glasgow Museum Resource Centre, Nittshill, Glasgow, G53 7NN

Come along to this free workshop to find out how to look for and identify micro-moths!

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Norfolk: Norwich Meeting

Friday 23rd March 2018: 7.30pm
United Reform Church Ipswich Road

A Greek Odyssey - Butterflies of Northern Greece

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Butterfly Transect Workshop: Perth

Saturday 24th March 2018, 10am-3pm
North Muirton Community Centre, Perth

Join us for this free workshop to find out how to identify and record butterflies in Perth!

AGM And Members' Day

Saturday 24th March 2018, 11.00am-5.30pm
Welwyn Civic Centre, Welwyn, Herts

Please join us at our Branch AGM and Members' Day. Full list of speakers and programme will be made available when confirmed

Spring Indoor Meeting

Saturday 14th April 2018: 2.00pm

Come and hear two speakers talking on very different butterfly aspects

High brown fritillary

Northern Ireland: Lessons From The Lakelands

Thursday 19th April 2018: 7.30pm
St John’s Scout Hall Belfast

Martin Wain, Morecombe Bay Limestones Project Officer for BC, comes to tell us about his work conserving a number of threatened butterfly species including the High Brown Fritillary

Holly Blue

East Scotland: Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Saturday 21st April 2018, 9.45am-2pm
Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh

You're invited to join East Scotland Branch at their annual general meeting, where you can find out more about what Butterfly Conservation do in this part of Scotland and how you can get involved.