• Discover the world of insects!

    Tuesday 25th June 2024, 12:00 to 18:00

    Come and meet research biologists and the amazing diversity of insects we study.

  • Entomology at Dinton Pastures Country Park

    Saturday 29th June 2024, 10:00 to 16:00

    Join the Amateur Entomologists' Society and British Entomological & Natural History Society for a day of entomology at Dinton Pastures Country Park. Preceded by Friday night session moth trapping with Berkshire Moth Group.

  • Big Bug Weekend at WWT Arundel

    Arundel, West Sussex
    Saturday 29th June 2024, 10:00 to Sunday 30th June 2024, 16:00

    We’re going on a bug hunt –on land, on water and in the air! Join us for sweep netting sessions, pond dipping and dragonfly spotting boat safaris.

  • Family Wildlife Day

    York, North Yorkshire
    Sunday 30th June 2024, 11:00 to 16:00

    Stillingfleet Lodge Garden is an award winning wildlife garden. On our annual wildlife day we are joined by local experts who lead a range of child-friendly activities, including bug hunts, bee walks and pond dipping.

  • Moth Hunters

    East Lothian , Scotland, UK
    Monday 1st July 2024, 09:00 to 12:00

    Celebrate Insect Week 2024 with family friendly activities at the National Museum of Flight.  Inspired by the work of Scottish…

  • Insects: who are they, where to find and what do they do?

    Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais
    Saturday 29th June 2024, 10:00 to 16:00

    This event will take place in a public park of a tropical metropolis and aims to call the attention of the public about the importance of insects and the importance of them as ecosystem services providers in the whole ecosystem.

  • Dragonfly Walk

    Bishop's Stortford, Herts
    Wednesday 26th June 2024, 13:30 to 16:15

    A pleasant wander along the banks of the River Stort Navigation to find and record dragonflies and damselflies.

  • Public Moth Night

    Bury Green, Little Hadham
    Friday 28th June 2024, 21:15 to 01:15

    An evening where several moth traps will be run in Millennium Wood, Bury Green, East Herts.

  • Butterflies – Matching Pairs

    Test your memory and learn about symmetry with our butterflies and moths matching pairs game. Download the ‘Matching Pairs – Symmetry’ resource here Download the ‘Matching Pairs – Eggs’ resource here You will need: A print out of our matching pairs game cards Glue Stick Card  Scissors…

  • Mini Documentary – Large Red Damselfly

    A brilliant short documentary on the Large Red Damselfly by Jamie (Eagle Eyed Girl), age 7 at the time of recording. Fantastic learning resource for those who want to know more about damselflies.