Events

NBC 25th Anniversary meal and get together

We have booked a room at the Wisteria Hotel in Oakham on the evening of Thursday 15th August where we are honoured to have Rick Simpson of Waderquest and a past NBC council member giving an after dinner speech. Come along and celebrate with us , tickets are £25 each and include a three-course meal (choices will be sent after you book).  Bookings must be made by 29 July and places are limited.  To join us follow this link NBC Anniversary meal.

British Birdfair 2019 – 16-18 August – Rutland Water, UK

As usual, the club will have a stand at the annual British Birdfair at Rutland Water, a three-day event that runs on 16-18 August.  The NBC stand is in marquee 2.  Please visit the stand and collect your copies of Cotinga 41 and Neotropical Birding 25 (thus saving the club some postage and getting your copies early!).  Buy a raffle ticket to help support the club and meet some of the NBC council members.

2019 summer meeting and AGM – 17 August – Rutland Water, UK

This year our annual meeting will take place in the ‘Harrier’ lecture marquee at the British Birdfair at Rutland Water, Rutland, United Kingdom, on the evening of Saturday 17th August 2019.  Details of the meeting are as follows:

18:00 – Doors open; drinks and light snacks will be available (courtesy of NBC Corporate Supporter Sunbird tours).

18:30 – AGM followed by a talk by RIch Hoyer:  Bolivia: Landlocked but lush – A brief introduction to one of the world’s most diverse avifaunas.

19:30 – Meeting closes.

London meeting – Saturday 26 October 2019

One-day joint conference with the British Ornithologists’ Club and the Natural History Musuem on Saturday 26 October 2019 in the Flett Theatre of the Natural History Museum in South Kensington, London.  Attendance is open to all and entrance is free.  The conference will include a range of talks on Neotropical ornithology and full details of the programme are here.