Saturday 16 February: Outing to Kilcolman Wildlife Sanctuary, near Charleville, to view the wintering waterbirds. Meet at Charleville Cemetery, 10.00am, to travel to Kilcolman. Leaders: Maura Turner, Clodagh Glasgow
Wednesday 27 February: 25 Years of the Irish Wetland Bird Survey (I-WeBS), by Brian Burke (BirdWatch Ireland). Room 3B05, LIT, 7.45pm sharp. One of BWI’s flagship projects, providing a wealth of information on the status and trends in our wintering waterbirds.
Wednesday 27 March: The Secret World of Moths, by Albert Nolan. Known as butterflies of the night, moths are vital for a healthy natural world. Room 3B05, LIT, at 7.45pm sharp. *** Please note the change from the details printed in Wings magazine ***
Saturday 30 March: Outing to the Ballyhoura hills to look for spring migrants and upland birds. Meet in Ardpatrick Church car park at 10.00am. Leader: Tony Mee
Wednesday 10 April: Bird Senses: An exploration of what it’s like to be a bird. No tweets allowed! by Clodagh Glasgow. Room 3B05, LIT, 7.45pm sharp. *** Please note the change from the details printed in Wings magazine ***
Saturday 27 April: Outing to Doon area (this outing is for members only) to look for upland birds and summer migrants. Meet at the bottle bank in Doon at 10.00am. Leader: Gyr Penn
Sunday 12 May: Dawn Chorus Day visit to Curraghchase Forest Park. Sean Doyle will help with birdsong identification. Meet at the barrier at 4.45am. Leader: Sean Doyle