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 Given the current circumstances Manchester Friends of the Earth have cancelled all our face-to-face meetings until the end of May 2020. This is following advice from Friends of the Earth.

Many other events are being cancelled, so please check with the organisers. You’ll see that we are marking cancellations we know about below.

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June 2020
Mon
1st
Photogratree Competition #foemcrtree (Closes at midnight on 20th June)
at Greater Manchester
nature
MFoE Organising
Friends of the Earth welcome webinar
7:30pm-8:45pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
climate
Tue
2nd
Webinar: Ways of working together for effective campaigning
7:00pm-8:30pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
climate
Wed
3rd
Building Back Better Together in Greater Manchester
11:00am-12:30pm at Online
Organised by GM Moving
transport
Retrofit: Replacement windows and doors webinar with Diane Hubbard
5:45pm-7:30pm at Online
Organised by Carbon Coop
climate
Meet The Meteor Team
6:00pm-7:00pm at Online
Organised by The Meteor
Friends of the Earth webinar: Using Zoom to hold your group meetings online
7:30pm-8:30pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
climate
Thu
4th
Webinar – Enforcing the Habitats Directive in national courts (Client Earth)
10:00am-11:30am at Online
Organised by Client Earth
justice
Restoring and reconnecting to nature after lockdown - live talk
7:00pm-7:50pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
nature
Fri
5th
Webinar: Why the US-UK trade deal will make us more vulnerable to crisis
2:00pm-3:30pm at Online
Organised by Global Justice Now
Sun
7th
Climate music jam for all ages (hosted by Rising Up Manchester Families)
3:00pm-4:30pm at Klondyke
climate
Mon
8th
Photogratree Competition #foemcrtree (Closes at midnight on 20th June)
at Greater Manchester
nature
MFoE Organising
Webinar: Making your emails and digital petitions stand out
7:00pm-8:00pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
climate
Tue
9th
Airport Cities Development Conference (Built Environment Networking event)
8:00am-4:30pm at Concorde Conference Centre
transport
Story of Plastic film and discussion (Manchester Friends of the Earth)
8:00am-9:00pm at Online
resources
Wed
10th
Beginner's Guide To Retrofit - June 2020
6:00pm-7:30pm at Online
Organised by Carbon Coop
climate
Friends of the Earth webinar: getting started with Slack
7:00pm-8:00pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
climate
Thu
11th
LGC Climate Change: Empowering councils to lead on sustainabilityb
8:00am-5:25pm at The Midland Hotel
Organised by Local Government Chronicle
climate
Family fun – making active travel inclusive for families
12:30pm-2:00pm at Online
Organised by Sustainable Transport Futures (Salford University)
transport
Webinar: Mapping power & influence in your community
6:00pm-7:30pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
climate
Mon
15th
Photogratree Competition #foemcrtree (Closes at midnight on 20th June)
at Greater Manchester
nature
MFoE Organising
Manchester Friends of the Earth nature campaign meeting
6:30pm-7:30pm at Online
nature
Friends of the Earth welcome webinar
8:00pm-9:15pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
climate
Tue
16th
Friends of the Earth webinar: Using Zoom to hold your group meetings online
7:30pm-8:30pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
climate
Wed
17th
Webinar: Introduction to social media
7:00pm-8:00pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
climate
Thu
18th
Webinar: Mapping power & influence in your community
6:00pm-7:30pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
climate
Sat
20th
Photogratree Competition #foemcrtree (Closes at midnight on 20th June)
at Greater Manchester
nature
MFoE Organising
Hedge laying and path maintenance
10:00am-12:00pm at Priestnall Allotments
Organised by Sustainable Living in the Heatons
nature
Wed
24th
Recycle for GM: Manchester Education Centre Open Day
6:00pm-8:00pm at Longley Lane Recycling Facility
resources
How to get your council to adopt a climate action plan - series
7:30pm-8:15pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
climate
Fri
26th
CANCELLED: Bike Friday (various locations)
8:00am-8:45am at Greater Manchester
transport
MFoE Organising
Open:Data:Surgery by Open Data Manchester
2:00pm-4:45pm at Online
Organised by Open Data Manchester
Sun
28th
Manchester Festival of Nature - Digital Festival!
10:00am-4:00pm at Online
Organised by Manchester Festival of Nature
nature
MFoE Attending
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July 2020
Wed
1st
How to get your council to adopt a climate action plan - series
7:30pm-8:15pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
climate
Wed
8th
How to get your council to adopt a climate action plan - series
7:30pm-8:15pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
climate
Sat
18th
Hedge laying and path maintenance
10:00am-12:00pm at Priestnall Allotments
Organised by Sustainable Living in the Heatons
nature
Fri
31st
CANCELLED: Bike Friday (various locations)
8:00am-8:45am at Greater Manchester
transport
MFoE Organising
Open:Data:Surgery by Open Data Manchester
2:00pm-4:45pm at Online
Organised by Open Data Manchester
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August 2020
Sun
2nd
Climate music jam for all ages (hosted by Rising Up Manchester Families)
3:00pm-4:30pm at Klondyke
climate
Sat
15th
Hedge laying and path maintenance
10:00am-12:00pm at Priestnall Allotments
Organised by Sustainable Living in the Heatons
nature
Fri
28th
CANCELLED: Bike Friday (various locations)
8:00am-8:45am at Greater Manchester
transport
MFoE Organising
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September 2020
Sat
19th
Hedge laying and path maintenance
10:00am-12:00pm at Priestnall Allotments
Organised by Sustainable Living in the Heatons
nature
Fri
25th
CANCELLED: Bike Friday (various locations)
8:00am-8:45am at Greater Manchester
transport
MFoE Organising
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October 2020
Sun
4th
Climate music jam for all ages (hosted by Rising Up Manchester Families)
3:00pm-4:30pm at Klondyke
climate
Sat
17th
Hedge laying and path maintenance
10:00am-12:00pm at Priestnall Allotments
Organised by Sustainable Living in the Heatons
nature
Fri
30th
CANCELLED: Bike Friday (various locations)
8:00am-8:45am at Greater Manchester
transport
MFoE Organising
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November 2020
Sat
21st
Hedge laying and path maintenance
10:00am-12:00pm at Priestnall Allotments
Organised by Sustainable Living in the Heatons
nature
Fri
27th
CANCELLED: Bike Friday (various locations)
8:00am-8:45am at Greater Manchester
transport
MFoE Organising
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December 2020
Sun
6th
Climate music jam for all ages (hosted by Rising Up Manchester Families)
3:00pm-4:30pm at Klondyke
climate