Nature events in Lanarkshire

View all the upcoming Nature events taking place throughout Lanarkshire below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Lanarkshire

Nature Club

Nature Club

Selected dates between 6th July 2021 - 5th October 2021
Hamilton

OutLET: Play Resource's Nature Club for under 5's is a gentle parent and child group where children can play, get muddy and learn about the natural world!
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Doors Open Days: North Lanarkshire

Doors Open Days: North Lanarkshire

18th September 2021 - 19th September 2021
Various Locations Lanarkshire

Scotland's annual Doors Open Days festival gives you free access to lots of fascinating buildings across North Lanarkshire! This year's event will be held on September 18th & 19th!
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Tracks And Signs

Tracks And Signs

16th October 2021

Join the Countryside Rangers in Palacerigg Country Park as they go in search of the tracks, trails and signs our wild mammals leave behind.
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Events in East Renfrewshire

Off Grid Community Outdoor Toddler Group

Off Grid Community Outdoor Toddler Group

Selected dates between 23rd August 2021 - 23rd June 2022

Off Grid Community hold outdoor toddler sessions at Aidans Brae Woods, Clarkston on Mondays and Wednesdays during term time!

Find out about Off Grid Community Outdoor Toddler Group on What's On East Renfrewshire
Dams To Darnley Country Park Walk

Dams To Darnley Country Park Walk

19th September 2021

Discover all Dams To Darnley Country Park has to offer on this guided walk with the countryside ranger on Sunday 19th September!

Find out about Dams To Darnley Country Park Walk on What's On East Renfrewshire
Bat Walk

Bat Walk

23rd September 2021

Join the countryside ranger for a twilight walk to track down the bats around Dams To Darnley Country Park, and find out all about these nocturnal creatures!

Find out about Bat Walk on What's On East Renfrewshire
Bird Box Build

Bird Box Build

16th October 2021

Get a head start on next year's nesting season and build your own bird box with the Whitelee Countryside Rangers on Saturday 16th October!

Find out about Bird Box Build on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

The Hidden Beauty of Seeds & Fruits: The Botanical Photography of Levon Biss

The Hidden Beauty of Seeds & Fruits: The Botanical Photography of Levon Biss

28th May 2021 - 26th September 2021

Feast your eyes on stunning, macro-photographic studies of seeds and fruits from the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh’s Herbarium Collection.

Wonder Wander

Wonder Wander

3rd June 2021 - 26th September 2021

Wonder Wander, by Edinburgh-based sculptor Andrea Geileis, is the first extensive display of outdoor sculptures in the grounds of Waterston House.

Find out about Wonder Wander on What's On Edinburgh
Hopetoun Grounds Walk

Hopetoun Grounds Walk

Selected dates between 5th June 2021 - 18th September 2021

This Ranger-led walk at Hopetoun House will lead you through the nature and history of Hopetoun’s designed landscape.

Find out about Hopetoun Grounds Walk on What's On Edinburgh
Tracks, Trail and Signs

Tracks, Trail and Signs

20th September 2021

A Ranger-led guided walk to help you investigate the tracks, trails and signs of the Hopetoun wildlife.

Find out about Tracks, Trail and Signs on What's On Edinburgh
Holyrood Herbs

Holyrood Herbs

14th October 2021 - 30th October 2021

This October half term join us on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays to discover how herbs have been used for centuries at the Palace of HolyroodHouse.

Find out about Holyrood Herbs on What's On Edinburgh
Fascinating Fungi

Fascinating Fungi

16th October 2021

Come along for a gentle Ranger-led walk on to explore the fascinating world of fungi at Hopetoun House.

Find out about Fascinating Fungi on What's On Edinburgh
Edinburgh Zoo’s Christmas Nights

Edinburgh Zoo’s Christmas Nights

19th November 2021 - 2nd January 2022

Make your evenings merry and bright this festive season with a magical journey through Edinburgh Zoo!

Find out about Edinburgh Zoo’s Christmas Nights on What's On Edinburgh
Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

22nd February 2022

Gordon Buchanan will discuss his incredible 30 year career as a wildlife filmmaker at the Assembly Rooms on Tuesday 22nd February!

Find out about Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour on What's On Edinburgh
The Royal Highland Show

The Royal Highland Show

23rd June 2022 - 26th June 2022

One of Scotland's most iconic events, The Royal Highland Show, returns to the Royal Highland Centre between the 23rd and 26th June 2022!

Find out about The Royal Highland Show on What's On Edinburgh

Events in Fife

Blooming Marvellous

Blooming Marvellous

27th April 2021 - 24th October 2021

Everything in the garden’s lovely as we explore the wonderful world of wildlife and plants through our colourful and entertaining family-friendly exhibition!

Find out about Blooming Marvellous on What's On Fife
Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

30th January 2022

Gordon Buchanan will discuss his incredible 30 year career as a wildlife filmmaker at the Alhambra Theatre on January 30th 2022!

Events in Glasgow

Wildlife and Photo Walks and Talks Group

Wildlife and Photo Walks and Talks Group

Selected dates between 7th June 2021 - 7th March 2022

This year, Castlemilk Park Project are combining wildlife and photography in a series of photo walks and talks!

Find out about Wildlife and Photo Walks and Talks Group on What's On Glasgow
Castlemilk Explorers

Castlemilk Explorers

Selected dates between 12th June 2021 - 12th March 2022

Castlemilk Explorers is fun, free, nature group for 7 - 12 year old's to learn about nature in a fun environment!

Find out about Castlemilk Explorers on What's On Glasgow
Stay and Play Forest School

Stay and Play Forest School

Selected dates between 2nd September 2021 - 30th September 2021

Auchinairn Afterschool Care, Kirkintilloch are running a Stay and Play Forest School for 2 to 5 year olds every Thursday in September!

Find out about Stay and Play Forest School on What's On Glasgow
Doors Open Days Glasgow

Doors Open Days Glasgow

13th September 2021 - 19th September 2021

Glasgow Doors Open Days Festival offers a diverse programme of in-person and digital events, celebrating Glasgow, its heritage and its people. The city is yours to explore, 13th - 19th September!

Find out about Doors Open Days Glasgow on What's On Glasgow
Doors Open Days: Garden for a Greener Planet

Doors Open Days: Garden for a Greener Planet

18th September 2021

Join the team at the Hidden Gardens and explore ways to 'Garden for a Greener Planet' as part of this year's Doors Open Days!

Find out about Doors Open Days: Garden for a Greener Planet on What's On Glasgow
Wild Food Foraging

Wild Food Foraging

25th September 2021

Join the team at RSPB Scotland Loch Lomond in Gartocharn and go in search of some natural foodie delights!

Find out about Wild Food Foraging on What's On Glasgow
Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

26th February 2022

Gordon Buchanan will discuss his incredible 30 year career as a wildlife filmmaker at The Old Fruitmarket Glasgow on Saturday 26th February!

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Little Explorers Trail

Little Explorers Trail

1st September 2021 - 30th September 2021

Spend some quality family time together at RSPB Scotland Lochwinnoch taking part in one of their self-led Little Explorers Trails!

Find out about Little Explorers Trail on What's On Renfrewshire
Good In The Wood

Good In The Wood

Selected dates between 18th September 2021 - 16th October 2021

Join Good In The Wood at L.O.V.E. Woodland on Calderglen Road, Lochwinnoch for a series of two hour nature-based activity sessions for all the family!

Find out about Good In The Wood on What's On Renfrewshire
Bat Walk

Bat Walk

25th September 2021

Head along to RSPB Lochwinnoch Nature Reserve on Saturday 25th September and explore the fascinating world of bats with Clyde Bat Group!

Find out about Bat Walk on What's On Renfrewshire
Autumn Walk

Autumn Walk

26th September 2021

Enjoy a leisurely stroll with a member of the knowledgeable Ranger team at Muirshiel Country Park on Sunday 26th September!

Find out about Autumn Walk on What's On Renfrewshire
Insect Hotels

Insect Hotels

11th October 2021

Join the Clyde Muirshiel Rangers for some school holiday fun and make your very own insect hotel on Monday 11th October!

Find out about Insect Hotels on What's On Renfrewshire
Bird Box Event

Bird Box Event

15th October 2021

Create and take home a bird box for your garden or local wild space at Castle Semple Visitor Centre on Friday 15th October!

Find out about Bird Box Event on What's On Renfrewshire
Autumn Walk

Autumn Walk

16th October 2021

Enjoy a leisurely stroll with a member of the knowledgeable Ranger team at Castle Semple Country Park on Saturday 16th October!

Find out about Autumn Walk on What's On Renfrewshire

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Scottish Wild Food Festival

Scottish Wild Food Festival

18th September 2021 - 19th September 2021

The Scottish Wild Food Festival, set in the delightful grounds of Tir na nOg Holistic Centre just outside Drymen, will return on the 18th and 19th September!

Find out about Scottish Wild Food Festival on What's On Stirling
Botanics Bloom Bouquet Workshop

Botanics Bloom Bouquet Workshop

23rd September 2021

Learn how to arrange and hand-tie your very own flower bouquet at this workshop run by Botanics Florist on Thursday 23rd September!

Find out about Botanics Bloom Bouquet Workshop on What's On Stirling
Shinrin yoku - Guided Meditation and Yoga

Shinrin yoku - Guided Meditation and Yoga

24th September 2021

Join us at Jupiter after hours to relax, unwind and connect with nature through guided meditation and yoga session.

Find out about Shinrin yoku - Guided Meditation and Yoga on What's On Stirling
Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

Gordon Buchanan: 30 Years In the Wild - Anniversary Tour

25th February 2022

Gordon Buchanan will discuss his incredible 30 year career as a wildlife filmmaker at Macrobert Arts Centre on Friday 25th February!

Events in Other Areas

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It’s A Knockout
St. Andrew's Hospice are holding their annual 'It's A Knockout' charity event in Strathclyde Park between the 17th & 19th September!

Popular Venues

Airdrie Town Hall East Kilbride Arts Centre East Kilbride Village Theatre Lanark Memorial Hall Motherwell Concert Hall and Theatre Rutherglen Town Hall The Town House Hamilton