Events

Saturday 1st August, 2020

Bugs Beauty and Danger

Eight international artists are showing work in Bugs: Beauty and Danger, about bees, beetles, butterflies, moths, locusts, through drawings, paintings, etchings, film, installation

Friday 16th October, 2020

Cobweb Capers

Cobweb Caper ‘Draw a Spider’ Competition rules Draw a spider that could appear in the Cobweb Capers stories to join the other 5 spiders in the stories. Press the buy...

Thursday 29th October, 2020

Online Workshop: An introduction to beetles

A FREE workshop on an introduction to Scottish beetles. Beetles are fascinating insects- they are the largest of all groups in the world making up ~40% of globally described insects!...

Tuesday 10th November, 2020

Insect pollinators, B-Lines and how you can help

Join our Conservation Officer, Alice Parfitt, for a talk on our insect pollinators, B-lines and how you can help on 10th November at 5pm. Part of the Making Natural History,...

Thursday 12th November, 2020

Introduction to Spiders

Introduction to Spiders with Chris Cathrine – free online workshop via Teams Thursday 12th November 2020, 10am – 12.30pm   Chris Cathrine is Director of Caledonian Conservation Ltd. and South-west...

Saturday 14th November, 2020

British Dragonfly Society AGM

Agenda: 09.00 am: Welcome 9.15am: Dave Smallshire – Europe’s Dragonflies 9.45am: Steve Thompson – Rewilding the Golf Course 10.15am: Break 10.30am: Will Hawkes – Dragonfly Migration 11.00am: KD Dijkstra –...

Thursday 26th November, 2020

The Importance of Lepidoptera as Pollinators

A free online talk with Tom Prescott, Senior Conservation Officer for Butterfly Conservation Scotland. Tom will be joining Buglife to discuss the importance of butterflies and moths as pollinators, both...

Thursday 14th January, 2021

Identifying Mayfly Larvae

Free online workshop on Microsoft Teams with Craig Macadam This online workshop will provide information on the life history and ecology of mayflies (Ephemeroptera). It will introduce participants to the...

Thursday 11th February, 2021

Identification of Adult Stoneflies

Free online workshop on Microsoft Teams with Craig Macadam This online workshop will provide information on the life history and ecology of stoneflies (Plecoptera). It will introduce participants to the...

Thursday 11th March, 2021

Identification of Adult Mayflies

Free online workshop on Microsoft Teams with Craig Macadam This online workshop will provide information on the life history and ecology of mayflies (Ephemeroptera). It will introduce participants to the...