New events for 2018 will be added as soon as they are confirmed. Please check this page frequently.
Saturday 10th February 2018 Coleopterists Day. Oxford University Museum of Natural History. Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PW. 10am till 4.30pm. Tea and coffee on arrival. Bring a packed lunch or eat out. Workshops and a chance to view the OUMNH collections and use text books and equipment to checkout specimens. A number of DaNES members will be attending this event and it amy be possible to share transport. Please register your interest with Dave Budworth Email: email@example.com or Tel: 01283 215188
Wednesday 21st February 2018 Pre-season get together Darley Abbey Village Hall. A chance to discuss plans for the coming year together with talks, presentations and ample refreshments. Event free of charge to members. £4 to non members. Booking is essential. Contact Dave Budworth Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Tel: 01283 215188
Sunday 25th February 2018 Leics and Rutland Wildlife Recording Conference. Rothley Centre, Mountsorrel Lane, Rothley, Leics. LE7 7PR, 10am till 4pm. The event is free but those wishing to attend must book a place. Tea and Coffee is provided but bring a packed lunch. To register contact Nathalie Cossa on 0116 2487362 or email@example.com
3rd March 2018 Staffordshire Invertebrate Science Fair 10:30am - 16:00pm. Staffordshire Uni., Science Centre, Leek Road, Stoke on Trent. ST4 2DF. An invertebrate fair with an emphasis on the recording and conservation of invertebrates. A number of DaNES members will be attending this event and it amy be possible to share transport. Please register your interest with Dave Budworth Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Tel: 01283 215188
Tuesday 13th March 96th DaNES Annual General Meeting From 7.15pm. Shipley Park Visitors Centre, Heanor, Derbys DE75 7GX. Tea and coffee provided. Contact Darren Clarke Email: email@example.com or Tel: 07894 987888 for further details.
Sunday 4th March Garden Moth Scheme Annual Conference. Moira Village Hall, Daybell Rd, Moira, Swadlincote, DE12 6DZ. 10am till 4:30pm. The 2017 GMS round up followed up by a full programme of talks and demonstrations. Please register your interest with Roger Freestone at firstname.lastname@example.org A number of DaNES members will be attending this event and it amy be possible to share transport.
Saturday 24th March. Annual UK Butterfly Recorders' Meeting Birmingham and Midland Institute, 9 Margaret St, Birmingham B3 3BS, 09:00am till 16:00pm. The registration fee is £10.00 per person and includes morning tea/coffee and a buffet lunch. The meeting is open to anyone involved in butterfly recording and monitoring and is a great opportunity to mingle with butterfly enthusiasts from around the country. Booking is essential. Email: email@example.com to reserve a place.
Saturday 21st July Night time insect recording Shipley Park, Slack Lane, Heanor. DE757GX. Night time insect recording. Meeting at the Visitor Centre at 8pm. Light trapping and walks around the Country Park looking for, and identifying nocturnal insects. Contact Darren Clarke Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or Tel: 07894 987888 for further details.
Sunday 22nd July 2018 Derbyshire & Nottinghamshire Entomological Society Summer Exhibition 10:30am - 16:30pm at the Visitor Centre, Shipley Country Park. Slack Lane, Heanor, Derbyshire DE75 7GX. Contact Darren Clarke Email: email@example.com or Tel: 07894 987888 for further details.
Friday 27th July 2018 Night World Wildlife & Star Watch Event at Rosliston Forestry Centre , Burton Road, Rosliston, Swadlincote, Derbyshire DE12 8JX. Starts at 7:30 pm. Bat and Star talks, Moth watch and a chance to see the Owls. The Society will be running moth traps at this event.
Contact Neil Ward for further details.
Saturday 17th November 2017 (provisional date – to be confirmed). DaNES Annual Insect Show. University of Derby, 10:30am until 4.30pm.For further details please contact Julie Marshall at firstname.lastname@example.org