Calendar

This calendar lists events organised by Manchester Friends of the Earth as well as other organisations’ events relevant to our campaigns. We also host a Greater Manchester cycling events calendar.

All the MFoE events listed on our calendar are open to all. You do not need to be a member.

#COVID-19 Manchester Friends of the Earth have resumed face-to-face meetings. We will continue to offer an option to people to attend online via Zoom.

April 2024

Mon
22

Earthrise (Portico Library)


climate
6:00pm - 7:30pm The Portico Library & Gallery Manchester, M2 3HY
Portico Library

Fossil Free Greater Manchester campaign meeting


climate
6:30pm - 8:00pm Online
Fossil Free Greater Manchester
Tue
23

Event: Driving Sustainability: Efficiency through Innovation (Bee Net Zero partner The Energy Innovation Agency)


Manchester
9:30am - 2:00pm No.1 Circle Sqaure Manchester, M1 7FS
Bee Net Zero partner The Energy Innovation Agency

VCSE Greater Manchester Metro Mayor Hustings 2024 (GM VCSE Leadership Group)


Manchester
10:30am - 1:30pm Methodist Central Hall, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M1 1JQ
GM VCSE Leadership Group

ShareAction's 2024 Insurance Benchmark Webinar


climate
3:00pm - 4:00pm Online
Share Action

Welcome to Friends of the Earth (online)


6:00pm - 7:00pm Online
Friends of the Earth

GM Mayoral Elections 2024: Young People Hustings Event (Youth Alliance GM)


Greater Manchester
6:00pm - 8:00pm HOME Manchester, M15 4FN
Youth Alliance GM
Wed
24

Greater Manchester: Debt Reality: The People’s Crisis


Manchester
12:00pm - 2:00pm Harpurhey Neighbourhood Project Manchester, M9 5PR
Debt Justice

Welcome Talk - How We Can Make Change With Roger Hallam - Manchester (Just Stop Oil)


climate
Manchester
7:00pm - 9:00pm Cross Street Chapel Manchester, M2 1NL
Just Stop Oil

United for Warm Homes: Getting ready for the general election


climate
6:00pm - 7:00pm Online
Friends of the Earth
Fri
26

Bike Friday (various locations)


transport
Bury
Manchester
Stockport
Trafford
We're Organising
8:00am - 8:45am Various Manchester

GM Mayoral Disability Hustings Online (Greater Manchester Coalition of Disabled People)


Greater Manchester
1:00pm - 2:00pm Online
Greater Manchester Coalition of Disabled People (GMCDP)
Sat
27

Repair Cafe - Boilerhouse


resources
10:00am - 12:00pm Boiler House Moss Side, M16 7DA
Boilerhouse

Force of Nature - library tour (Leigh Library)


climate
Wigan
11:00am - 1:00pm Leigh Library Leigh, WN7 1EB
Community Arts North West

May 2024

Thu
2

May Social Cycle Ride – Clayton Vale, Daisy Nook and the Dog & Partridge


transport
Manchester
We're Organising
6:00pm - 9:30pm Central Library Manchester
Sat
4

OT Community Goes Wild! Help Bring Buzz and Flutter to Stretford Road


nature
Trafford
11:00am - 1:00pm Stretford Road (between Henry Street and Carver Street) Trafford, M16 9DN
Love Old Trafford

Force of Nature - library tour (North City Library - Manchester)


climate
Manchester
2:00pm - 4:00pm North City Library Harpurhey, M9 4AF
Community Arts North West
Wed
8

Foundation for Integrated Transport x PechaKucha (online)


transport
12:00pm - 1:30pm Online
Foundation for Integrated Transport

Next steps for the Metro Mayor elections (Friends of the Earth)


climate
7:00pm - 8:30pm Online
Friends of the Earth
Sat
11

Cycle Fest (Station South)


Manchester
We're Attending
10:00am - 5:00pm Station South Manchester, M19 2SY

Force of Nature - library tour (Longsight Library and Learning Centre)


climate
Manchester
2:00pm - 4:00pm Longsight Library Manchester, M12 4NE
Community Arts North West

Oil, War & Climate Change (GM Climate Justice Coalition)


climate
3:00pm - 5:00pm Friends Meeting House Manchester
GM Climate Justice Coalition
Mon
13

Fossil Free Greater Manchester campaign meeting


climate
6:30pm - 8:00pm Online
Fossil Free Greater Manchester
Tue
14

May Campaigns meeting (Manchester Friend of the Earth)


climate
Greater Manchester
Manchester
We're Organising
6:30pm - 8:30pm Green Fish Resource Centre Manchester, M4 1LE
Wed
15

⛔🛢️🌍 BIBA Insurance conference protest ⛔🛢️🌍 (Stop EACOP)


climate
Manchester
8:00am - 6:00pm Manchester Central Manchester, M2 3GX
Greater Manchester Stop EACOP coalition

Developing Anti-racism campaigns (Friends of the Earth)


climate
6:30pm - 8:30pm Online
Friends of the Earth
Sat
18

Levenshulme Repair Cafe


resources
10:00am - 12:00pm Levenshulme Old Library Manchester, M19 3QE

Spring Plant Swap @ Chorlton Makers Market


nature
10:00am - 4:00pm Chorlton Library Manchester, M21 9PN
Chorlton Plant Swap and Gardening Advice

Plant Swaps @ Manchester Craft & Design Centre


nature
12:00pm - 1:00pm Manchester Craft & Design Centre Manchester, M4 5JD
Manchester Craft & Design Centre

North West Summer Activist Gathering- Manchester (Friends of the Earth)


climate
12:30pm - 7:00pm Friends Meeting House Manchester
Friends of the Earth
Sat
25

Repair Cafe - Boilerhouse


resources
10:00am - 12:00pm Boiler House Moss Side, M16 7DA
Boilerhouse

Flashes Festival of Nature (Pennington Flash)


nature
Wigan
11:00am - 3:00pm Wigan Flashes Nature Reserve Wigan, WN3 5HL
Visit Wigan
Sun
26

Flashes Festival of Nature (Pennington Flash)


nature
Wigan
11:00am - 3:00pm Wigan Flashes Nature Reserve Wigan, WN3 5HL
Visit Wigan
Mon
27

Fossil Free Greater Manchester campaign meeting


climate
6:30pm - 8:00pm Online
Fossil Free Greater Manchester
Fri
31

Bike Friday (various locations)


transport
Bury
Manchester
Stockport
Trafford
We're Organising
8:00am - 8:45am Various Manchester

June 2024

Sat
1

OT Community Goes Wild! Help Bring Buzz and Flutter to Stretford Road


nature
Trafford
11:00am - 1:00pm Stretford Road (between Henry Street and Carver Street) Trafford, M16 9DN
Love Old Trafford
Thu
6

June Social Cycle Ride – Irk Valley, Heaton Park and The Woodthorpe


transport
Manchester
We're Organising
6:00pm - 9:30pm Manchester Central Library Manchester, M2 5PD
Sat
8

Growing Minds: Cultivating Positive Mental Health & Green Living Workshop


nature
Manchester
10:00am - 3:00pm Hulme Community Garden Centre Manchester, M15 5RG
Mon
10

Fossil Free Greater Manchester campaign meeting


climate
6:30pm - 8:00pm Online
Fossil Free Greater Manchester
Sat
15

Plant Swaps @ Manchester Craft & Design Centre


nature
12:00pm - 1:00pm Manchester Craft & Design Centre Manchester, M4 5JD
Manchester Craft & Design Centre
Mon
24

Fossil Free Greater Manchester campaign meeting


climate
6:30pm - 8:00pm Online
Fossil Free Greater Manchester
Fri
28

Bike Friday (various locations)


transport
Bury
Manchester
Stockport
Trafford
We're Organising
8:00am - 8:45am Various Manchester
Sat
29

Repair Cafe - Boilerhouse


resources
10:00am - 12:00pm Boiler House Moss Side, M16 7DA
Boilerhouse

OT Community Goes Wild! Help Bring Buzz and Flutter to Stretford Road


nature
Trafford
11:00am - 1:00pm Stretford Road (between Henry Street and Carver Street) Trafford, M16 9DN
Love Old Trafford

July 2024

Thu
4

July Social Cycle Ride – Chorlton via Ashton on Mersey


transport
Manchester
We're Organising
6:00pm - 9:30pm Manchester Central Library Manchester, M2 5PD
Mon
8

Fossil Free Greater Manchester campaign meeting


climate
6:30pm - 8:00pm Online
Fossil Free Greater Manchester
Sat
20

Plant Swaps @ Manchester Craft & Design Centre


nature
12:00pm - 1:00pm Manchester Craft & Design Centre Manchester, M4 5JD
Manchester Craft & Design Centre
Mon
22

Fossil Free Greater Manchester campaign meeting


climate
6:30pm - 8:00pm Online
Fossil Free Greater Manchester
Fri
26

Bike Friday (various locations)


transport
Bury
Manchester
Stockport
Trafford
We're Organising
8:00am - 8:45am Various Manchester
Sat
27

Repair Cafe - Boilerhouse


resources
10:00am - 12:00pm Boiler House Moss Side, M16 7DA
Boilerhouse

August 2024

Thu
1

August Social Cycle Ride – Irwell Valley, Ringley and The Horseshoe


transport
Manchester
We're Organising
6:00pm - 9:30pm Manchester Central Library Manchester, M2 5PD
Sat
17

Plant Swaps @ Manchester Craft & Design Centre


nature
12:00pm - 1:00pm Manchester Craft & Design Centre Manchester, M4 5JD
Manchester Craft & Design Centre
Fri
30

Bike Friday (various locations)


transport
Bury
Manchester
Stockport
Trafford
We're Organising
8:00am - 8:45am Various Manchester
Sat
31

Repair Cafe - Boilerhouse


resources
10:00am - 12:00pm Boiler House Moss Side, M16 7DA
Boilerhouse

September 2024

Sat
21

Plant Swaps @ Manchester Craft & Design Centre


nature
12:00pm - 1:00pm Manchester Craft & Design Centre Manchester, M4 5JD
Manchester Craft & Design Centre
Fri
27

Bike Friday (various locations)


transport
Bury
Manchester
Stockport
Trafford
We're Organising
8:00am - 8:45am Various Manchester
Sat
28

Repair Cafe - Boilerhouse


resources
10:00am - 12:00pm Boiler House Moss Side, M16 7DA
Boilerhouse

October 2024

Sat
19

Plant Swaps @ Manchester Craft & Design Centre


nature
12:00pm - 1:00pm Manchester Craft & Design Centre Manchester, M4 5JD
Manchester Craft & Design Centre
Fri
25

Bike Friday (various locations)


transport
Bury
Manchester
Stockport
Trafford
We're Organising
8:00am - 8:45am Various Manchester
Sat
26

Repair Cafe - Boilerhouse


resources
10:00am - 12:00pm Boiler House Moss Side, M16 7DA
Boilerhouse

November 2024

Sat
16

Plant Swaps @ Manchester Craft & Design Centre


nature
12:00pm - 1:00pm Manchester Craft & Design Centre Manchester, M4 5JD
Manchester Craft & Design Centre
Fri
29

Bike Friday (various locations)


transport
Bury
Manchester
Stockport
Trafford
We're Organising
8:00am - 8:45am Various Manchester
Sat
30

Repair Cafe - Boilerhouse


resources
10:00am - 12:00pm Boiler House Moss Side, M16 7DA
Boilerhouse