This is a diary of upcoming dragonfly-related events, courses, and field trips. You will also find volunteering opportunities at our Dragonfly Hotspot sites listed here.

If you would like us to help advertise a relevant event please contact our Conservation Officer.

 

Event type

Green: BDS and BDS Local Group field meetings and events.

Blue: events the BDS will be present at but not responsible for.

Red: Dragonfly-related events where the BDS is not present.

 

Info for events leaders

The current BDS Risk Assessment and Walk Guidelines can be downloaded here. Please adapt the Risk Assessment if necessary.

Only events sent to us in advance and displayed on our website are covered by BDS insurance (check that your event is displayed before it takes place).

 

Title image: Migrant Hawker by Gareth William Tonks

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June 2019

01 Jun

MULTIPLE VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES THROUGHOUT THE WEEK.

01 Jun

FREE event! Join us on Saturday 1st of June at the beautiful…

02 Jun
02 Jun

If while walking at a DWT reserve you have seen a tiny…

02 Jun

Shropshire Invertebrates Group meeting.

08 Jun
13 Jun
14 Jun

EVERY THURSDAY AND LAST SUNDAY OF THE MONTH.

16 Jun

Beginners course introducing dragonfly larvae.

16 Jun
18 Jun
22 Jun

Join us to officially launch this Rodley Nature Reserve as a Dragonfly…

29 Jun
30 Jun

Shropshire Invertebrates Group meeting.

July 2019

03 Jul
06 Jul

The aim of this course is for participants to identify common species…

07 Jul
07 Jul

A Royal Entomological Society event.

07 Jul

Wide and diverse mix of stands for all hobbyists.

10 Jul

Morning walk to look for a broad range of dragonfly species.

10 Jul
13 Jul

We think that Dragonflies are so awesome that they deserve a whole…

14 Jul

EVERY THURSDAY AND LAST SUNDAY OF THE MONTH.

17 Jul
19 Jul
19 Jul
20 Jul
21 Jul

Join us to celebrate all things Dragonflies at the beautiful Wicken Fen…

21 Jul

Price: Adults £8 (RSPB Members) Adults £10 (Non-Members) Booking essential Join the…

27 Jul
27 Jul
28 Jul

Training course for the beginners.

August 2019

04 Aug

Runnymede / Langham's Pond & meadows This is the first HSBG visit…

04 Aug
11 Aug

Our third attempt to visit KWP. No one came to the two…

11 Aug
14 Aug

EVERY THURSDAY AND LAST SUNDAY OF THE MONTH.

16 Aug

Annual 3 day event to raise money for international wildlife projects.

22 Aug

Join us for a celebratory day to launch this site officially as…

September 2019

01 Sep
01 Sep

Stover volunteers help maintain the park for both visitors and wildlife, through…

14 Sep

EVERY THURSDAY AND LAST SUNDAY OF THE MONTH.

October 2019

06 Oct
06 Oct

Stover volunteers help maintain the park for both visitors and wildlife, through…

14 Oct

EVERY THURSDAY AND LAST SUNDAY OF THE MONTH.

November 2019

03 Nov
03 Nov

Stover volunteers help maintain the park for both visitors and wildlife, through…

14 Nov

EVERY THURSDAY AND LAST SUNDAY OF THE MONTH.

December 2019

01 Dec
01 Dec

Stover volunteers help maintain the park for both visitors and wildlife, through…

14 Dec

EVERY THURSDAY AND LAST SUNDAY OF THE MONTH.