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 July 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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July 2020
Wed
15th
Energising Community PV  - webinar
10:30am-1:00pm at Online
Organised by EU Heroes Horizon 2020
climate
Getting GM Moving One Mile at a Time Curating and co-designing a resource
1:00pm-3:00pm at Online
Organised by Collaborate Out Loud CIC
transport
Trees campaign quarterly webinar
6:30pm-7:30pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
nature
Thu
16th
What does Climate Justice mean for your local XR group?
6:00pm-8:00pm at Online
Organised by Extinction Rebellion North
climate
How to get your council to adopt a climate action plan
7:00pm-8:15pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
climate
Fri
17th
Aiming for zero? 'Zero Carbon Ready' homes event and Carbon Co-op AGM
6:30pm-9:30pm at Online
Organised by Carbon Coop
climate
Sat
18th
Hedge laying and path maintenance
10:00am-12:00pm at Priestnall Allotments
Organised by Sustainable Living in the Heatons
nature
Discussion of Nonviolence and Civil Disobedience
10:30am-11:30am at Online
Organised by Extinction Rebellion North
climate
Sun
19th
Platt Fields Litter Pick
1:00pm-4:00pm at Platt Fields (Car park)
Organised by Platt Fields Volunteer Sunday
resources
Mon
20th
Making your emails and digital petitions stand out
7:00pm-8:00pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
climate
Wed
22nd
Manchester Climate Change Conference 2020
9:30am-11:00am at Online
Organised by Manchester Climate Change Partnership
climate
Welcome webinar
8:00pm-9:15pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
climate
Tue
28th
Ways of working together for effective campaigning
7:00pm-8:30pm at Online
Organised by Friends of the Earth
climate
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
Sat
1st
Discussion of Nonviolence and Civil Disobedience
10:30am-11:30am at Online
Organised by Extinction Rebellion North
climate
My First Protest Song
11:00am-11:40am at Online
Organised by Peoples History Museum
Sun
2nd
Climate music jam for all ages (hosted by Rising Up Manchester Families)
3:00pm-4:30pm at Klondyke
climate
Thu
6th
Manchester Greenpeace August Meet-Up
7:30pm-9:30pm at
Organised by Manchester Greenpeace
climate
Sat
8th
Friends of Lightoaks Park Summer Family Fun Day - Cancelled
1:00pm-4:00pm at Lightoaks Park
Organised by Friends of Lightoaks Park
nature
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
Tue
8th
Frack Free Greater Manchester campaign meeting
7:15pm-8:30pm at Green Fish Resource Centre
Organised by Frack Free Greater Manchester
climate
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
Wed
30th
Trees For MPs - #ReforestEarth
10:00am-7:00pm at Parliament Square
Organised by Planet A and Friends of the Earth
nature
MFoE Attending
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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