BLS Events Calendar

Below is a listing in date order of events organised by, or relevant to, the British Lichen Society - field meetings, workshops, committee meetings etc. Please note that only those meetings shown as BLS meetings are put on by the society and covered by our insurance, all other meetings are the responsibility of their organiser. Requests for events to be added to the Events Calendar should be sent to the BLS Field Meetings Secretary, email .

By default the list shows all upcoming events. You can filter to show only particular event types and/or individual years. Use the select box at the top-left to filter by Event Type, and change the entry under Year to filter by a different year. Then click on "Go". You can make multiple selections for Event Type by holding down the Ctrl key whilst clicking on as many items as you require - deselect by the same method. Click "Reset" to return to the default display. You can also download full events programmes as PDFs.

Event Name Date
BLS FIELD MEETINGS AND WORKSHOPS 2019 - pdf download November 2018
PREVIOUS BLS FIELD MEETINGS AND WORKSHOPS - a catalogue - pdf download November 2018
ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING 2018 - Carlisle, Cumbria 20th January 2018, 10:00
BLS AGM FIELD OUTING - Netherby Hall, Cumbria 21st January 2018 Day time
BLS WINTER WORKSHOP 2018 - Cloughton, Scarborough - Bring along your problems: identification and techniques 23rd February 2018, 19:00 to 25th February 2018, 16:00
BLS SPRING MEETING 2018 - Newton Stewart, Galloway 23rd April 2018 to 30th April 2018
BLS RECORDING MEETING - Moccas Park NNR, Herefordshire 16th May 2018 to 17th May 2018
BLS SUMMER MEETING 2018 - Borrowdale, Cumbria 22nd July 2018 to 29th July 2018
BLS AUTUMN MEETING 2018 - Flatford Mill, Suffolk 5th October 2018 Morning to 8th October 2018 Noon
BLS AGM - Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew 26th January 2019, 10:30
BLS AGM 2019 FIELD OUTING – Painshill Park, Surrey 27th January 2019
BLS WINTER WORKSHOP - Cloughton, Scarborough 1st March 2019 Evening to 3rd March 2019 Afternoon
FSC course - Introducing Lichens, Epping Forest 9th March 2019
FSC course - Introducing Lichens (Greenwich Park), London 6th April 2019
FSC Course - Lichens of Pembrokeshire, Orielton, Pembrokeshire Coast 12th April 2019 to 16th April 2019
BLS SPRING MEETING 2019 - Morvern, Argyll, Scotland 23rd April 2019 to 30th April 2019
FSC Course - Lichens in the Dales, Malham Tarn, Yorkshire Dales 3rd May 2019 to 6th May 2019
FSC Course - Introduction to Lichens, Kindrogan, Perthshire 10th May 2019 to 12th May 2019
FSC Course - Lichen Identification, Kindrogan, Perthshire 12th May 2019 to 18th May 2019
FSC Course - Introducing Lichens, Preston Montford, Shropshire - Welsh Border 8th June 2019