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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November 2019
Sun
17th
10:30am-
3:00pm
Friends of Chat Moss volunteer work parties

Friends of Chat Moss volunteer work parties

17th Sun Nov 19
Astley Moss

Astley Moss
11:00am-
1:00pm
Simonsway Clean-up

Simonsway Clean-up

17th Sun Nov 19
Greenwood Road

Greenwood Road
12:00pm-
5:00pm
Chorlton's Great Get Together, Again!

Chorlton's Great Get Together, Again!

17th Sun Nov 19
The Edge Manchester

The Edge Manchester
Mon
18th
9:00am-
12:45pm
The Inclusive City: shaping places for everyone (hosted by The Royal Danish Embassy and Design Manchester)

The Inclusive City: shaping places for everyone (hosted by The Royal Danish Embassy and Design Manchester)

18th Mon Nov 19
Arch 7, Mayfield

Arch 7, Mayfield
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
10:00am-
6:00pm
Doing Buses Differently - proposed franchising scheme for Greater Manchester - public information event

Doing Buses Differently - proposed franchising scheme for Greater Manchester - public information event

18th Mon Nov 19
Sainsburys Altrincham

Sainsburys Altrincham
1:30pm-
5:00pm
The Healthy Workplace: key to life balance (hosted by The Royal Danish Embassy and Design Manchester)

The Healthy Workplace: key to life balance (hosted by The Royal Danish Embassy and Design Manchester)

18th Mon Nov 19
Arch 7, Mayfield

Arch 7, Mayfield
6:30pm-
8:30pm
Manchester Friends of the Earth nature campaign meeting

Manchester Friends of the Earth nature campaign meeting

18th Mon Nov 19
Green Fish Resource Centre

Green Fish Resource Centre
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
9:00am-
5:30pm
Doing Buses Differently - proposed franchising scheme for Greater Manchester - public information event

Doing Buses Differently - proposed franchising scheme for Greater Manchester - public information event

19th Tue Nov 19
Clarendon Square

Clarendon Square
9:00am-
12:30pm
Connected Places: revitalising our urban centres (hosted by The Royal Danish Embassy and Design Manchester)

Connected Places: revitalising our urban centres (hosted by The Royal Danish Embassy and Design Manchester)

19th Tue Nov 19
Arch 7, Mayfield

Arch 7, Mayfield
9:30am-
3:00pm
Tree Planting - Woodford (Mersey Rivers Trust)

Tree Planting - Woodford (Mersey Rivers Trust)

19th Tue Nov 19
Avro Golf Club

Avro Golf Club
1:30pm-
5:00pm
Culture-led Regeneration: a catalyst for growth (hosted by The Royal Danish Embassy and Design Manchester)

Culture-led Regeneration: a catalyst for growth (hosted by The Royal Danish Embassy and Design Manchester)

19th Tue Nov 19
Arch 7, Mayfield

Arch 7, Mayfield
5:00pm-
7:00pm
Higher Education Climate Strikers Public Assembly

Higher Education Climate Strikers Public Assembly

19th Tue Nov 19
University of Manchester Students Union

University of Manchester Students Union
7:30pm-
8:30pm
Friends of the Earth: Climate Action groups welcome webinar

Friends of the Earth: Climate Action groups welcome webinar

19th Tue Nov 19
Online

Online
Wed
20th
9:00am-
12:30pm
21st century housing: healthy buildings, healthy communities (hosted by The Royal Danish Embassy and Design Manchester)

21st century housing: healthy buildings, healthy communities (hosted by The Royal Danish Embassy and Design Manchester)

20th Wed Nov 19
Arch 7, Mayfield

Arch 7, Mayfield
1:30pm-
5:00pm
Zero Carbon City: the challenge and the opportunity (hosted by The Royal Danish Embassy and Design Manchester)

Zero Carbon City: the challenge and the opportunity (hosted by The Royal Danish Embassy and Design Manchester)

20th Wed Nov 19
Arch 7, Mayfield

Arch 7, Mayfield
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
7:00pm-
9:30pm
Aviation and the Climate Crisis (Manchester) - hosted by Flight Free UK

Aviation and the Climate Crisis (Manchester) - hosted by Flight Free UK

20th Wed Nov 19
Bridge 5 Mill

Bridge 5 Mill
Thu
21st
9:00am-
4:30pm
Doing Buses Differently - proposed franchising scheme for Greater Manchester - public information event

Doing Buses Differently - proposed franchising scheme for Greater Manchester - public information event

21st Thu Nov 19
The Phoenix Centre

The Phoenix Centre
6:00pm-
8:00pm
Carbon Jargon Buster Workshop: Understanding carbon budgets

Carbon Jargon Buster Workshop: Understanding carbon budgets

21st Thu Nov 19
Methodist Central Hall

Methodist Central Hall
Fri
22nd
10:00am-
5:00pm
UK Local Conference of Young People : Climate Change

UK Local Conference of Young People : Climate Change

22nd Fri Nov 19
Manchester Metropolitan University

Manchester Metropolitan University
11:00am-
7:00pm
Doing Buses Differently - proposed franchising scheme for Greater Manchester - public information event

Doing Buses Differently - proposed franchising scheme for Greater Manchester - public information event

22nd Fri Nov 19
Radcliffe Market

Radcliffe Market
12:00pm-
2:00pm
Manchester Fridays for Future protest #FridaysforFuture

Manchester Fridays for Future protest #FridaysforFuture

22nd Fri Nov 19
St Peter's Square

St Peter's Square
Sat
23rd
Treesponsibility Autumn Gathering (Gorpley Reservoir, Todmorden)

Treesponsibility Autumn Gathering (Gorpley Reservoir, Todmorden)

23rd Sat Nov 19
Gorpley Reservoir

Gorpley Reservoir
10:00am-
5:00pm
Zero to Hero! Learn to Sew in a Day (hosted by Stitched Up)

Zero to Hero! Learn to Sew in a Day (hosted by Stitched Up)

23rd Sat Nov 19
Stitched Up

Stitched Up
10:00am-
5:00pm
UK Local Conference of Young People : Climate Change

UK Local Conference of Young People : Climate Change

23rd Sat Nov 19
Manchester Metropolitan University

Manchester Metropolitan University
10:00am-
12:30pm
Worsley Woods Tree Plant (hosted by Salford Ranger Team and Worsley Woodlands Action Group)

Worsley Woods Tree Plant (hosted by Salford Ranger Team and Worsley Woodlands Action Group)

23rd Sat Nov 19
Worsley Woods

Worsley Woods
Sun
24th
Treesponsibility Autumn Gathering (Gorpley Reservoir, Todmorden)

Treesponsibility Autumn Gathering (Gorpley Reservoir, Todmorden)

24th Sun Nov 19
Gorpley Reservoir

Gorpley Reservoir
10:00am-
5:00pm
UK Local Conference of Young People : Climate Change

UK Local Conference of Young People : Climate Change

24th Sun Nov 19
Manchester Metropolitan University

Manchester Metropolitan University
10:00am-
2:00pm
Join City of Trees and Friends of the Earth to plant 500 trees in Sunnybank Park – Sunday 24th November.

Join City of Trees and Friends of the Earth to plant 500 trees in Sunnybank Park – Sunday 24th November.

24th Sun Nov 19
Sunnybank Park

An event organised by Manchester FoE Organised by Manchester FoE.

Sunnybank Park
An event organised by Manchester FoE
Mon
25th
10:00am-
4:15pm
DecarboN8 Launch Event, Leeds (hosted by DecarboN8)

DecarboN8 Launch Event, Leeds (hosted by DecarboN8)

25th Mon Nov 19
Crowne Plaza Leeds

Crowne Plaza Leeds
7:00pm-
8:30pm
Fossil Free Greater Manchester campaign meeting

Fossil Free Greater Manchester campaign meeting

25th Mon Nov 19
Green Fish Resource Centre

Green Fish Resource Centre
Tue
26th
6:00pm-
8:00pm
General Election 2019: candidate hustings (hosted by Altrincham & Bowdon Civic Society and Sale Civic Society)

General Election 2019: candidate hustings (hosted by Altrincham & Bowdon Civic Society and Sale Civic Society)

26th Tue Nov 19
Altrincham Town Hall

Altrincham Town Hall
7:00pm-
9:00pm
Ladybird Choir - Rehearsal (Extinction Rebellion)

Ladybird Choir - Rehearsal (Extinction Rebellion)

26th Tue Nov 19
Community Room (grey door) above the Co-op

Community Room (grey door) above the Co-op
7:00pm-
8:30pm
Manchester Friends of the Earth invite you to a film screening of "The Race is On"

Manchester Friends of the Earth invite you to a film screening of "The Race is On"

26th Tue Nov 19
MMU Business School

An event organised by Manchester FoE Organised by Manchester FoE.

MMU Business School
An event organised by Manchester FoE
7:30pm-
8:30pm
Friends of the Earth Climate Solutions webinar: Doubling tree cover

Friends of the Earth Climate Solutions webinar: Doubling tree cover

26th Tue Nov 19
Online

Online
7:30pm-
9:30pm
Why is the Amazon burning? (hosted by Manchester Greenpeace)

Why is the Amazon burning? (hosted by Manchester Greenpeace)

26th Tue Nov 19
The Lass O'Gowrie

The Lass O'Gowrie
Wed
27th
6:00pm-
8:00pm
Manchester Friends of the Earth 'Drop-in' session

Manchester Friends of the Earth 'Drop-in' session

27th 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
6:15pm-
9:00pm
Lobby Bolton Council (URGENT) (hosted by Extinction Rebellion Bolton)

Lobby Bolton Council (URGENT) (hosted by Extinction Rebellion Bolton)

27th Wed Nov 19
Bolton Town Hall

Bolton Town Hall
7:00pm-
8:15pm
Manchester Climate Action Organising Meeting

Manchester Climate Action Organising Meeting

27th Wed Nov 19
Dulcimer Bar

Dulcimer Bar
8:00pm-
9:00pm
Friends of the Earth skills webinar: People and power

Friends of the Earth skills webinar: People and power

27th Wed Nov 19
Online

Online
Thu
28th
12:00pm-
2:00pm
NCHS: Fruit Tree Pruning with City of Trees (hosted by The Whitworth and City of Trees)

NCHS: Fruit Tree Pruning with City of Trees (hosted by The Whitworth and City of Trees)

28th Thu Nov 19
The Whitworth Gallery

The Whitworth Gallery
2:00pm-
4:30pm
National Tree Week: Keep Calm and Plant More Trees! (hosted by Want Not Waste)
Tree Campaign

National Tree Week: Keep Calm and Plant More Trees! (hosted by Want Not Waste)

28th Thu Nov 19
University of Manchester Students Union

University of Manchester Students Union
6:30pm-
8:30pm
Climate Action Tameside Kick-off Event (hosted by Friends of the Earth)

Climate Action Tameside Kick-off Event (hosted by Friends of the Earth)

28th Thu Nov 19
Ryecroft Hall

An event organised by Manchester FoE Organised by Manchester FoE.

Ryecroft Hall
An event organised by Manchester FoE
6:45pm-
8:45pm
The Meteor: Freedom of Information Workshop

The Meteor: Freedom of Information Workshop

28th Thu Nov 19
Methodist Central Hall

Methodist Central Hall
8:00pm-
10:00pm
General Election 2019 - BURY SOUTH Hustings (hosted by North West Friends of Israel and Jewish Manchester)
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General Election 2019 - BURY SOUTH Hustings (hosted by North West Friends of Israel and Jewish Manchester)

28th Thu Nov 19
Hilton Suite - Shrubberies Shul

Hilton Suite - Shrubberies Shul
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
12:00pm-
2:00pm
Manchester Fridays for Future protest #FridaysforFuture

Manchester Fridays for Future protest #FridaysforFuture

29th Fri Nov 19
St Peter's Square

St Peter's Square
12:00pm-
2:00pm
Seminar: Karen Lucas - Transport Poverty & Social Exclusion (hosted by Sustainable Housing & Urban Studies Unit)

Seminar: Karen Lucas - Transport Poverty & Social Exclusion (hosted by Sustainable Housing & Urban Studies Unit)

29th Fri Nov 19
Old Fire Station

Old Fire Station
12:00pm-
3:00pm
Global Climate Strike. It was just the beginning. (November 29th)

Global Climate Strike. It was just the beginning. (November 29th)

29th Fri Nov 19
St Peter's Square

St Peter's Square
5:00pm-
9:00pm
Christmas Shouldn't Cost the Earth (hosted by Hatch)

Christmas Shouldn't Cost the Earth (hosted by Hatch)

29th Fri Nov 19
Hatch

Hatch
7:00pm-
9:00pm
Manchester Don't Fry the Amazon Street Campaigning (hosted by Manchester Greenpeace)

Manchester Don't Fry the Amazon Street Campaigning (hosted by Manchester Greenpeace)

29th Fri Nov 19
Burger King (Unit 16, Piccadilly Station)

Burger King (Unit 16, Piccadilly Station)
Sat
30th
10:00am-
12:00pm
A good society? General election 2019 hustings. (hosted by Dialstone Lane Methodist Church)

A good society? General election 2019 hustings. (hosted by Dialstone Lane Methodist Church)

30th Sat Nov 19
Dialstone Lane Methodist Church

Dialstone Lane Methodist Church
10:00am-
3:00pm
Help Us Hit Half a Million: Tree planting at Boz Park, Bury (City of Trees)

Help Us Hit Half a Million: Tree planting at Boz Park, Bury (City of Trees)

30th Sat Nov 19
Boz Park

Boz Park
10:00am-
3:30pm
Big Climate Fightback: Smithills Tree Planting (hosted by Woodland Trust - Smithills Estate)

Big Climate Fightback: Smithills Tree Planting (hosted by Woodland Trust - Smithills Estate)

30th Sat Nov 19
Smithills Country Park

Smithills Country Park
11:00am-
7:00pm
Christmas Shouldn't Cost the Earth (hosted by Hatch)

Christmas Shouldn't Cost the Earth (hosted by Hatch)

30th Sat Nov 19
Hatch

Hatch
11:00am-
12:00pm
Ladybird Choir - Action (Extinction Rebellion)

Ladybird Choir - Action (Extinction Rebellion)

30th Sat Nov 19
Parsonage Gardens

Parsonage Gardens
11:00am-
2:00pm
Moss Side Repair Café @ Boiler House

Moss Side Repair Café @ Boiler House

30th Sat Nov 19
Boiler House

Boiler House
11:00am-
4:00pm
Manchester Friends of the Earth stall at the Peace & Craft Fair (hosted by Greater Manchester Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament)

Manchester Friends of the Earth stall at the Peace & Craft Fair (hosted by Greater Manchester Campaign for Nuclear Disarmament)

30th Sat Nov 19
Birch Community Centre

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

Birch Community Centre
An event in which Manchester FoE is participating
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December 2019
Sun
1st
12:00pm-
4:00pm
Love Earth at Christmas (hosted by Love Earth)

Love Earth at Christmas (hosted by Love Earth)

1st Sun Dec 19
Nuttall Park Car Park

Nuttall Park Car Park
Tue
3rd
10:00am-
4:00pm
6th Nature of Prosperity Dialogue — Activism in a new climate

6th Nature of Prosperity Dialogue — Activism in a new climate

3rd Tue Dec 19
Bridge 5 Mill

Bridge 5 Mill
Wed
4th
5:00pm-
6:00pm
Climate Assembly #2 (hosted by XRMCR - Youth)

Climate Assembly #2 (hosted by XRMCR - Youth)

4th Wed Dec 19
University of Manchester Students Union

University of Manchester Students Union
7:00pm-
8:15pm
Manchester Climate Action Organising Meeting

Manchester Climate Action Organising Meeting

4th Wed Dec 19
Dulcimer Bar

Dulcimer Bar
7:30pm-
8:30pm
Friends of the Earth welcome webinar

Friends of the Earth welcome webinar

4th Wed Dec 19
Online

Online
Thu
5th
10:00am-
3:00pm
Tree planting at Bickershaw, Wigan (City of Trees)

Tree planting at Bickershaw, Wigan (City of Trees)

5th Thu Dec 19
Bickershaw

Bickershaw
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
10:00am-
12:30pm
Worsley Woods Conservation Task (hosted by Salford Ranger Team and Worsley Woodlands Action Group)

Worsley Woods Conservation Task (hosted by Salford Ranger Team and Worsley Woodlands Action Group)

7th Sat Dec 19
Worsley Woods

Worsley Woods
10:30am-
12:30pm
Seymour Park litterpick - every 1st Saturday of the month

Seymour Park litterpick - every 1st Saturday of the month

7th Sat Dec 19
Seymour Park

Seymour Park
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
Tue
10th
5:30pm-
10:30pm
Manchester Friends of the Earth festive social

Manchester Friends of the Earth festive social

10th Tue Dec 19
Ply

An event organised by Manchester FoE Organised by Manchester FoE.

Ply
An event organised by Manchester FoE
Thu
12th
10:00am-
3:00pm
Tree planting at Bickershaw, Wigan (City of Trees)

Tree planting at Bickershaw, Wigan (City of Trees)

12th Thu Dec 19
Bickershaw

Bickershaw
Mon
16th
6:30pm-
8:30pm
Green New Deals and Greater Manchester (hosted by SteadyState Manchester)

Green New Deals and Greater Manchester (hosted by SteadyState Manchester)

16th Mon Dec 19
Friends Meeting House

Friends Meeting House
Wed
18th
7:00pm-
8:15pm
Manchester Climate Action Organising Meeting

Manchester Climate Action Organising Meeting

18th Wed Dec 19
Dulcimer Bar

Dulcimer Bar
Thu
19th
10:00am-
3:00pm
Tree planting at Bickershaw, Wigan (City of Trees)

Tree planting at Bickershaw, Wigan (City of Trees)

19th Thu Dec 19
Bickershaw

Bickershaw
Sat
28th
11:00am-
2:00pm
Moss Side Repair Café @ Boiler House

Moss Side Repair Café @ Boiler House

28th Sat Dec 19
Boiler House

Boiler House
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January 2020
Sat
11th
1:00pm-
4:00pm
Clothes Swap – Chorlton (hosted by Stitched Up)

Clothes Swap – Chorlton (hosted by Stitched Up)

11th Sat Jan 20
Wilbraham St Ninian's United Reformed Church

Wilbraham St Ninian's United Reformed Church
Tue
14th
6:30pm-
7:30pm
Friends of the Earth: Plastics campaign quarterly webinar

Friends of the Earth: Plastics campaign quarterly webinar

14th Tue Jan 20
Online

Online
6:30pm-
7:30pm
Friends of the Earth Plastics campaign quarterly webinar

Friends of the Earth Plastics campaign quarterly webinar

14th Tue Jan 20
Online

Online
Wed
15th
6:30pm-
7:30pm
Friends of the Earth: Trees campaign quarterly webinar

Friends of the Earth: Trees campaign quarterly webinar

15th Wed Jan 20
Online

Online
6:30pm-
7:30pm
Friends of the Earth Trees campaign quarterly webinar

Friends of the Earth Trees campaign quarterly webinar

15th Wed Jan 20
Online

Online
Thu
16th
6:30pm-
7:30pm
Friends of the Earth: Fracking campaign quarterly webinar

Friends of the Earth: Fracking campaign quarterly webinar

16th Thu Jan 20
Online

Online
Sat
25th
11:00am-
2:00pm
Moss Side Repair Café @ Boiler House

Moss Side Repair Café @ Boiler House

25th Sat Jan 20
Boiler House

Boiler House
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May 2020
Sat
16th
10:00am-
12:00pm
Chorlton Repair Café (hosted by Stitched Up)

Chorlton Repair Café (hosted by Stitched Up)

16th Sat May 20
Stitched Up

Stitched Up