Tuesday 2 May: Gardening for Wildlife, by Ricky Whelan. Fitzpatrick’s Castle Hotel, Killiney, 8.00pm.
Sunday 7 May: Visit to Glenasmole and Bohernabreena Reservoir to look for summer warblers and possibly hear Cuckoo. Meet at Bohernabreena Waterworks car park (north end of valley). just off the R114, at 10.30am. See branch website for map and directions.
Sunday 14 May: Dawn Chorus Day walk. Meet at Killiney Hill car park at 4.00am.
Sunday 11 June: A walk by Shanganagh cliffs to watch Sand Martins. Meet at Shankill Dart Station at 10.30am.
Tuesday 4, 11, 18 and 25 July: Tern Watch with BirdWatch Ireland guides at the viewing area at Coliemore Harbour from 6.30pm to 8.00pm each Tuesday in July.
Saturday 19 August: ‘Wild Child Day’ – a special family event in Kilbogget Park for Heritage Week. Meet at Granville Road entrance, 2.00pm (ends circa 4.00pm).
Thursday 31 August: Do not miss this spectacular event. Tern Roost Watch at Sandymount Strand. Meet at Merrion Gates at 7.00pm. Parking on Strand Road. Bring boots or wellies.