Other Events

This page provides details of wildlife events organised by other organisations.

MKNHS is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites. You should check details of any events listed on external sites with the organisers.

  • Mon
    01
    Jul
    2019
    Wed
    31
    Jul
    2019

    Emperor Dragonfly, Stonepit Field, 15Jul14, Peter Hassett

    Emperor Dragonfly, Stonepit Field, 15Jul14, Peter Hassett

    The Challenge

    The Dragonfly Challenge will be taking place throughout July.

    Week 1 Learn a cool dragonfly fact a day.
    Week 2 Find and visit dragonfly sites near you.
    Week 3 Learn to identify some of the most common species.
    Week 4 Complete one easy activity a day to help dragonflies.
    Week 5 Help the BDS protect dragonflies and their wetland habitats.

    Click here for more information.

  • Fri
    19
    Jul
    2019
    Sun
    11
    Aug
    2019

    Big Butterfly Count 2019

    Big Butterfly Count 2019

    Help us take nature's pulse by joining the . Find out more about this project

  • Sun
    21
    Jul
    2019
    10:00 amLinford Lakes NR

    Linford Lakes Nature Reserve visitors enjoying an Open Sunday

    Linford Lakes Nature Reserve visitors enjoying an Open Sunday

    Open Sunday at Linford Lakes NR 10:00 – 16:00hrs

    Plenty to see this month. Ducklings on the lakes, family parties of birds in the woods, butterflies, dragonflies, crickets, flowers; perhaps even an otter.

    In the Centre you will find refreshments and homemade cakes, lots of people to chat to, share photos with.

    Second-hand books, crafts and birdseed on sale.

    Friends, family and neighbours welcome.

  • Fri
    16
    Aug
    2019
    Sun
    18
    Aug
    2019
    Rutland Water Nature Reserve

    Something for everyone 

    • Over 180 talks, events and workshops hosted by wildlife experts
    • Stunning wildlife inspired art and photography
    • Nature watching gear and equipment demonstrations
    • Specialist wildlife and bird watching tour and travel exhibitors
    • Author forums and book signings
    • Nourish and Flourish Hub – delicious food and drinks

    Click here for more information.