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.

Events are labelled using the following key: MFoE Organising MFoE Attending
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September 2019
Thu
19th
12:00pm-
3:00pm
Patch: Planting workshops at NOMA

Patch: Planting workshops at NOMA

19th Thu Sep 19
Angel Square

Angel Square
1:45pm-
3:00pm
Beewalk at Birchfields Park

Beewalk at Birchfields Park

19th Thu Sep 19
Birchfields Park

Birchfields Park
6:00pm-
8:00pm
RELAUNCH PARTY (hosted by Want Not Waste and Global Source Kitchen)

RELAUNCH PARTY (hosted by Want Not Waste and Global Source Kitchen)

19th Thu Sep 19
University of Manchester Students Union

University of Manchester Students Union
7:00pm-
10:00pm
Global Climate Strike: Sign Making! (hosted by Patagonia, King Street)

Global Climate Strike: Sign Making! (hosted by Patagonia, King Street)

19th Thu Sep 19
Patagonia store

An event in which Manchester FoE is participating Manchester FoE participating.

Patagonia store
An event in which Manchester FoE is participating
7:30pm-
8:30pm
Friends of the Earth welcome webinar

Friends of the Earth welcome webinar

19th Thu Sep 19
Online

Online
Fri
20th
10:00am-
4:00pm
Manchester - Global Climate Strike (hosted by YouthStrike4Climate)

Manchester - Global Climate Strike (hosted by YouthStrike4Climate)

20th Fri Sep 19
St Peter's Square

St Peter's Square
11:00am-
3:00pm
Bolton: Global Climate Strike (hosted by A Small Good Thing)

Bolton: Global Climate Strike (hosted by A Small Good Thing)

20th Fri Sep 19
A Small Good Thing

A Small Good Thing
11:30am-
3:00pm
Higher Education Supports the Youth Strikers (hosted by Manchester HE Climate Strikers, Fossil Free UoM and UNISON MMU)

Higher Education Supports the Youth Strikers (hosted by Manchester HE Climate Strikers, Fossil Free UoM and UNISON MMU)

20th Fri Sep 19
University of Manchester Students Union

University of Manchester Students Union
12:00pm-
1:00pm
Salford Climate strike (Swinton Civic centre)

Salford Climate strike (Swinton Civic centre)

20th Fri Sep 19
Salford Civic Centre

Salford Civic Centre
12:00pm-
3:00pm
Strike for the Climate. Day of Action: 20 September (Bolton)

Strike for the Climate. Day of Action: 20 September (Bolton)

20th Fri Sep 19
Bolton Town Hall

Bolton Town Hall
12:00pm-
12:55pm
#ClimateStrike in Stockport

#ClimateStrike in Stockport

20th Fri Sep 19
Stockport Art Gallery

Stockport Art Gallery
6:00pm-
10:00pm
Honeyland - film screening @ HOME

Honeyland - film screening @ HOME

20th Fri Sep 19
HOME

HOME
Sat
21st
11:00am-
3:00pm
Middleton Road Entrance Planters - Volunteer Session (hosted by Heaton Park Community Garden)

Middleton Road Entrance Planters - Volunteer Session (hosted by Heaton Park Community Garden)

21st Sat Sep 19
Heaton Park (Smithy Lodge Entrance)

Heaton Park (Smithy Lodge Entrance)
11:00am-
3:00pm
Extinction Rebellion MCR Monthly Gardening (hosted by Platt Fields Market Garden)

Extinction Rebellion MCR Monthly Gardening (hosted by Platt Fields Market Garden)

21st Sat Sep 19
Platt Fields Market Garden

Platt Fields Market Garden
1:00pm-
4:00pm
World Cleanup Day - Manchester (hosted by Manchester Greenpeace and Manchester Friends of the Earth)

World Cleanup Day - Manchester (hosted by Manchester Greenpeace and Manchester Friends of the Earth)

21st Sat Sep 19
People's History Museum

An event in which Manchester FoE is participating Manchester FoE participating.

People's History Museum
An event in which Manchester FoE is participating
2:00pm-
4:30pm
Manual for Survival: A Chernobyl Guide to the Future (hosted by Greater Manchester & District CND)

Manual for Survival: A Chernobyl Guide to the Future (hosted by Greater Manchester & District CND)

21st Sat Sep 19
Blackwell's Bookshop

Blackwell's Bookshop
Sun
22nd
11:00am-
5:00pm
Levenshulme Jumble Trail 2019

Levenshulme Jumble Trail 2019

22nd Sun Sep 19
Levenshulme

Levenshulme
Mon
23rd
6:30pm-
8:30pm
Manchester Friends of the Earth - Nature campaign meeting

Manchester Friends of the Earth - Nature campaign meeting

23rd Mon Sep 19
Green Fish Resource Centre

An event organised by Manchester FoE Organised by Manchester FoE.

Green Fish Resource Centre
An event organised by Manchester FoE
7:00pm-
8:30pm
Fossil Free Greater Manchester campaign meeting

Fossil Free Greater Manchester campaign meeting

23rd Mon Sep 19
Green Fish Resource Centre

An event in which Manchester FoE is participating Manchester FoE participating.

Green Fish Resource Centre
An event in which Manchester FoE is participating
Tue
24th
7:30pm-
8:30pm
Friends of the Earth - Welcome webinar

Friends of the Earth - Welcome webinar

24th Tue Sep 19
Online

Online
Wed
25th
5:00pm-
7:00pm
The Future of Indoor Air Quality (hosted by UK Green Building Council)

The Future of Indoor Air Quality (hosted by UK Green Building Council)

25th Wed Sep 19
NEO

NEO
6:00pm-
8:00pm
Manchester Friends of the Earth 'Drop-in' session and Climate Strike follow up

Manchester Friends of the Earth 'Drop-in' session and Climate Strike follow up

25th Wed Sep 19
Green Fish Resource Centre

An event organised by Manchester FoE Organised by Manchester FoE.

Green Fish Resource Centre
An event organised by Manchester FoE
6:00pm-
7:30pm
Friends of the Earth: Fracking campaign quarterly webinar

Friends of the Earth: Fracking campaign quarterly webinar

25th Wed Sep 19
Online

Online
Thu
26th
11:00am-
3:00pm
Campaign Supanova 2019 (hosted by University of Manchester Students' Union and Reclaim the Night Manchester UK)

Campaign Supanova 2019 (hosted by University of Manchester Students' Union and Reclaim the Night Manchester UK)

26th Thu Sep 19
University of Manchester Students Union

An event in which Manchester FoE is participating Manchester FoE participating.

University of Manchester Students Union
An event in which Manchester FoE is participating
12:00pm-
3:00pm
Patch: Planting workshops at NOMA

Patch: Planting workshops at NOMA

26th Thu Sep 19
Angel Square

Angel Square
12:00pm-
2:00pm
NCHS: Wildflower Planting with City of Trees (hosted by The Whitworth)

NCHS: Wildflower Planting with City of Trees (hosted by The Whitworth)

26th Thu Sep 19
The Whitworth Gallery

The Whitworth Gallery
6:00pm-
7:30pm
Friends of the Earth: Climate Action Q&A webinar

Friends of the Earth: Climate Action Q&A webinar

26th Thu Sep 19
Online

Online
7:00pm-
9:00pm
Mayor’s Question Time #AskAndyGM

Mayor’s Question Time #AskAndyGM

26th Thu Sep 19
GMFRS Training and Safety Centre

GMFRS Training and Safety Centre
7:00pm-
9:00pm
Better Buses Bingo (hosted by Better Buses for Greater Manchester)

Better Buses Bingo (hosted by Better Buses for Greater Manchester)

26th Thu Sep 19
The Pilcrow Pub

An event in which Manchester FoE is participating Manchester FoE participating.

The Pilcrow Pub
An event in which Manchester FoE is participating
Fri
27th
8:00am-
9:00am
Bike Friday (various locations)
Bike Friday Postcard

Bike Friday (various locations)

27th Fri Sep 19
Various

An event organised by Manchester FoE Organised by Manchester FoE.

Various
An event organised by Manchester FoE
Sat
28th
9:00am-
5:00pm
Manchester: Rebellion Training Weekend (hosted by Extinction Rebellion North)

Manchester: Rebellion Training Weekend (hosted by Extinction Rebellion North)

28th Sat Sep 19
University of Manchester Students Union

University of Manchester Students Union
10:00am-
2:30pm
Breathing Space II (hosted by Save Greater Manchester Greenbelt)

Breathing Space II (hosted by Save Greater Manchester Greenbelt)

28th Sat Sep 19
MMU Business School

An event in which Manchester FoE is participating Manchester FoE participating.

MMU Business School
An event in which Manchester FoE is participating
10:30am-
12:30pm
Climate Resilience: Think and Act like a Forest Garden - National Forest Gardening Scheme AGM

Climate Resilience: Think and Act like a Forest Garden - National Forest Gardening Scheme AGM

28th Sat Sep 19
Green Fish Resource Centre

Green Fish Resource Centre
11:00am-
2:00pm
Moss Side Repair Café @ Boiler House

Moss Side Repair Café @ Boiler House

28th Sat Sep 19
Boiler House

Boiler House
12:00pm-
2:00pm
NCHS: Making Bird Feeders with City of Trees (hosted by The Whitworth)

NCHS: Making Bird Feeders with City of Trees (hosted by The Whitworth)

28th Sat Sep 19
The Whitworth Gallery

The Whitworth Gallery
1:00pm-
5:00pm
Sustainable Street Exhibition - Heron Street, Hulme

Sustainable Street Exhibition - Heron Street, Hulme

28th Sat Sep 19
Heron Street

Heron Street
2:00pm-
4:00pm
Bus Regulation: The Musical (Better Buses for Greater Manchester)

Bus Regulation: The Musical (Better Buses for Greater Manchester)

28th Sat Sep 19
Manchester Art Gallery

Manchester Art Gallery
2:30pm-
4:30pm
Clothes Swap (Old Abbey Taphouse)

Clothes Swap (Old Abbey Taphouse)

28th Sat Sep 19
The Old Abbey Taphouse

The Old Abbey Taphouse
Sun
29th
9:00am-
5:00pm
Manchester: Rebellion Training Weekend (hosted by Extinction Rebellion North)

Manchester: Rebellion Training Weekend (hosted by Extinction Rebellion North)

29th Sun Sep 19
University of Manchester Students Union

University of Manchester Students Union
Mon
30th
12:30pm-
1:30pm
Conservative Party Conference Fringe: Cities in 2020 – money, power, elections (Centre for Cities)

Conservative Party Conference Fringe: Cities in 2020 – money, power, elections (Centre for Cities)

30th Mon Sep 19
Hilton Hotel

Hilton Hotel
4:00pm-
5:30pm
Conservative Party Conference fringe: Building Better: Improving Quality in the Built Environment (Chartered Institute of Building)

Conservative Party Conference fringe: Building Better: Improving Quality in the Built Environment (Chartered Institute of Building)

30th Mon Sep 19
The Principal Hotel

The Principal Hotel
6:00pm-
8:00pm
Conservative Party Conference: NFU fringe event

Conservative Party Conference: NFU fringe event

30th Mon Sep 19
Radisson Blu Hotel

Radisson Blu Hotel
7:30pm-
8:30pm
Friends of the Earth - welcome webinar

Friends of the Earth - welcome webinar

30th Mon Sep 19
Online

Online
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October 2019
Tue
1st
1:30pm-
5:30pm
Making Global Goals Local Business Manchester - Global Goals Roadshow 2019 (hosted by UN Global Compact Network UK & Impact)

Making Global Goals Local Business Manchester - Global Goals Roadshow 2019 (hosted by UN Global Compact Network UK & Impact)

1st Tue Oct 19
Th Co-op

Th Co-op
2:30pm-
3:30pm
Conservative Party Conference fringe: Are Cities the New Front Line in Combatting Climate Change?  (Policy@Manchester - in partnership with Centre for Cities and Tyndall Centre]

Conservative Party Conference fringe: Are Cities the New Front Line in Combatting Climate Change?  (Policy@Manchester - in partnership with Centre for Cities and Tyndall Centre]

1st Tue Oct 19
Friends Meeting House

Friends Meeting House
7:00pm-
8:30pm
Friends of the Earth: Plastics campaign quarterly webinar

Friends of the Earth: Plastics campaign quarterly webinar

1st Tue Oct 19
Online

Online
7:00pm-
9:00pm
People & Planet Pub Quiz! (hosted by People & Planet and Fossil Free University of Manchester)

People & Planet Pub Quiz! (hosted by People & Planet and Fossil Free University of Manchester)

1st Tue Oct 19
University of Manchester Students Union

University of Manchester Students Union
Thu
3rd
8:00pm-
9:00pm
Bolton Friends of the Earth meeting

Bolton Friends of the Earth meeting

3rd Thu Oct 19
TBC

TBC
Fri
4th
10:30am-
1:00pm
Sandilands Wood Friday Conservation Group

Sandilands Wood Friday Conservation Group

4th Fri Oct 19
Sandilands Wood

Sandilands Wood
Sat
5th
11:00am-
3:00pm
Wilmslow Sustainable Market

Wilmslow Sustainable Market

5th Sat Oct 19
Rex Theatre Wilmslow

Rex Theatre Wilmslow
2:00pm-
5:30pm
Plastic-free Greater Manchester volunteer training session (hosted by by Plastic Free Greater Manchester / Manchester Friends of the Earth / Seastraw)

Plastic-free Greater Manchester volunteer training session (hosted by by Plastic Free Greater Manchester / Manchester Friends of the Earth / Seastraw)

5th Sat Oct 19
Green Fish Resource Centre

An event organised by Manchester FoE Organised by Manchester FoE.

Green Fish Resource Centre
An event organised by Manchester FoE
Sun
6th
10:00am-
5:00pm
Parts Per Million: The Climate Crisis MegaGame.

Parts Per Million: The Climate Crisis MegaGame.

6th Sun Oct 19
Partisan

Partisan
1:00pm-
4:00pm
Coffee Cranks Autumn Clothes Swap

Coffee Cranks Autumn Clothes Swap

6th Sun Oct 19
Coffee Cranks Cafe

Coffee Cranks Cafe
Tue
8th
7:00pm-
9:00pm
Plastic Free Greater Manchester volunteer training session (hosted by Plastic Free Greater Manchester / Manchester Friends of the Earth / Seastraw)

Plastic Free Greater Manchester volunteer training session (hosted by Plastic Free Greater Manchester / Manchester Friends of the Earth / Seastraw)

8th Tue Oct 19
Green Fish Resource Centre

An event organised by Manchester FoE Organised by Manchester FoE.

Green Fish Resource Centre
An event organised by Manchester FoE
Wed
9th
6:00pm-
7:30pm
Beginner's Guide To Retrofit (hosted by Carbon Co-op)

Beginner's Guide To Retrofit (hosted by Carbon Co-op)

9th Wed Oct 19
URBED offices

URBED offices
Sat
12th
12:00pm-
7:00pm
Mini Apple Festival 2019

Mini Apple Festival 2019

12th Sat Oct 19
Walmsley Unitarian Chapel

Walmsley Unitarian Chapel
Wed
16th
6:30pm-
8:30pm
Manchester Friends of the Earth sustainable transport & healthy air campaign meeting

Manchester Friends of the Earth sustainable transport & healthy air campaign meeting

16th Wed Oct 19
Green Fish Resource Centre

An event organised by Manchester FoE Organised by Manchester FoE.

Green Fish Resource Centre
An event organised by Manchester FoE
Thu
17th
8:30am-
3:00pm
The role of Green Infrastructure (GI) to create healthy, resilient cities (City of Trees)

The role of Green Infrastructure (GI) to create healthy, resilient cities (City of Trees)

17th Thu Oct 19
The Lowry

The Lowry
1:45pm-
3:00pm
Beewalk at Birchfields Park

Beewalk at Birchfields Park

17th Thu Oct 19
Birchfields Park

Birchfields Park
Sat
19th
9:30am-
4:00pm
Bumblebee Conservation Trust AGM (Old Trafford Cricket Ground)

Bumblebee Conservation Trust AGM (Old Trafford Cricket Ground)

19th Sat Oct 19
Lancashire County Cricket Club

Lancashire County Cricket Club
11:00am-
5:00pm
UKWIN 2019 National Anti-incineration Gathering (London)

UKWIN 2019 National Anti-incineration Gathering (London)

19th Sat Oct 19
TBC

TBC
Fri
25th
8:00am-
9:00am
Bike Friday (various locations)
Bike Friday Postcard

Bike Friday (various locations)

25th Fri Oct 19
Various

An event organised by Manchester FoE Organised by Manchester FoE.

Various
An event organised by Manchester FoE
Sun
27th
11:00am-
4:00pm
Apple and Pumpkin Day (hosted by Hulme Community Garden Centre)

Apple and Pumpkin Day (hosted by Hulme Community Garden Centre)

27th Sun Oct 19
Hulme Community Garden Centre

Hulme Community Garden Centre
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November 2019
Fri
1st
10:30am-
1:00pm
Sandilands Wood Friday Conservation Group

Sandilands Wood Friday Conservation Group

1st Fri Nov 19
Sandilands Wood

Sandilands Wood
Sat
2nd
10:30am-
4:30pm
Manchester Vegan Winter Festival (hosted by Northern Vegan Festival)

Manchester Vegan Winter Festival (hosted by Northern Vegan Festival)

2nd Sat Nov 19
Sachas Britannia Hotel

Sachas Britannia Hotel
Thu
7th
8:00pm-
9:00pm
Bolton Friends of the Earth meeting

Bolton Friends of the Earth meeting

7th Thu Nov 19
TBC

TBC
Mon
11th
7:00pm-
9:30pm
Banned - Books for Peace (hosted by Greater Manchester Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament)

Banned - Books for Peace (hosted by Greater Manchester Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament)

11th Mon Nov 19
Cross Street Chapel

Cross Street Chapel
Mon
18th
9:00am-
5:00pm
Building Retrofit Workshop (hosted by Energy House 2.0, Salford)

Building Retrofit Workshop (hosted by Energy House 2.0, Salford)

18th Mon Nov 19
Salford University Energy House

Salford University Energy House
Tue
19th
9:00am-
5:00pm
Building Retrofit Workshop (hosted by Energy House 2.0, Salford)

Building Retrofit Workshop (hosted by Energy House 2.0, Salford)

19th Tue Nov 19
Salford University Energy House

Salford University Energy House
Wed
20th
6:30pm-
8:30pm
Manchester Friends of the Earth sustainable transport & healthy air campaign meeting

Manchester Friends of the Earth sustainable transport & healthy air campaign meeting

20th Wed Nov 19
Green Fish Resource Centre

An event organised by Manchester FoE Organised by Manchester FoE.

Green Fish Resource Centre
An event organised by Manchester FoE
Fri
29th
8:00am-
9:00am
Bike Friday (various locations)
Bike Friday Postcard

Bike Friday (various locations)

29th Fri Nov 19
Various

An event organised by Manchester FoE Organised by Manchester FoE.

Various
An event organised by Manchester FoE
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December 2019
Fri
6th
10:30am-
1:00pm
Sandilands Wood Friday Conservation Group

Sandilands Wood Friday Conservation Group

6th Fri Dec 19
Sandilands Wood

Sandilands Wood
Sat
7th
11:00am-
5:00pm
Winterfest (hosted by Hulme Community Garden Centre)

Winterfest (hosted by Hulme Community Garden Centre)

7th Sat Dec 19
Hulme Community Garden Centre

Hulme Community Garden Centre