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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October 2019
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
10:30am-
4:30pm
The North West Bus Debate (TravelWatch NorthWest Conference )

The North West Bus Debate (TravelWatch NorthWest Conference )

17th Thu Oct 19
Mechanics Institute

Mechanics Institute
1:45pm-
3:00pm
Beewalk at Birchfields Park

Beewalk at Birchfields Park

17th Thu Oct 19
Birchfields Park

Birchfields Park
2:00pm-
3:00pm
Deliver the petition to the planning committee! (hosted by Trees Not Cars MCR)

Deliver the petition to the planning committee! (hosted by Trees Not Cars MCR)

17th Thu Oct 19
Manchester Town Hall

Manchester Town Hall
6:30pm-
8:00pm
Extinction Rebellion Bolton Monthly Meeting

Extinction Rebellion Bolton Monthly Meeting

17th Thu Oct 19
The Moor Top Pub & Kitchen

The Moor Top Pub & Kitchen
Fri
18th
12:00pm-
2:00pm
Manchester Fridays for Future protest #FridaysforFuture

Manchester Fridays for Future protest #FridaysforFuture

18th Fri Oct 19
St Peter's Square

St Peter's Square
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
10:00am-
12:00pm
Repair Cafe Marple (Repair Day 2019)

Repair Cafe Marple (Repair Day 2019)

19th Sat Oct 19
Senior Citizens Hall

Senior Citizens Hall
10:00am-
5:00pm
Green Open Homes 2019 (hosted by Carbon Co-op)

Green Open Homes 2019 (hosted by Carbon Co-op)

19th Sat Oct 19
Levenshulme Inspire Cafe

Levenshulme Inspire Cafe
11:00am-
5:00pm
UKWIN 2019 National Anti-incineration Gathering (London)

UKWIN 2019 National Anti-incineration Gathering (London)

19th Sat Oct 19
TBC

TBC
1:00pm-
4:00pm
Apple Day (hosted by Parrs Wood Environmental Centre)

Apple Day (hosted by Parrs Wood Environmental Centre)

19th Sat Oct 19
Parrs Wood Environment Centre

Parrs Wood Environment Centre
1:00pm-
4:00pm
Better Buses Badge-making! (hosted by Better Buses for Greater Manchester)

Better Buses Badge-making! (hosted by Better Buses for Greater Manchester)

19th Sat Oct 19
Manchester Art Gallery

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

Manchester Art Gallery
An event in which Manchester FoE is participating
Sun
20th
10:00am-
5:00pm
Green Open Homes 2019 (hosted by Carbon Co-op)

Green Open Homes 2019 (hosted by Carbon Co-op)

20th Sun Oct 19
Levenshulme Inspire Cafe

Levenshulme Inspire Cafe
10:30am-
3:00pm
Friends of Chat Moss volunteer work parties

Friends of Chat Moss volunteer work parties

20th Sun Oct 19
Astley Moss

Astley Moss
11:00am-
4:00pm
Greater Manchester Green Belt walk with CPRE Lancashire and Dr. Andrew Read

Greater Manchester Green Belt walk with CPRE Lancashire and Dr. Andrew Read

20th Sun Oct 19
Sale Water Park

Sale Water Park
1:00pm-
4:00pm
Better Buses Badge-making! (hosted by Better Buses for Greater Manchester)

Better Buses Badge-making! (hosted by Better Buses for Greater Manchester)

20th Sun Oct 19
Manchester Art Gallery

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

Manchester Art Gallery
An event in which Manchester FoE is participating
Mon
21st
12:00pm-
2:00pm
Greenpeace Monday at Preston New Road (hosted by Manchester Greenpeace)

Greenpeace Monday at Preston New Road (hosted by Manchester Greenpeace)

21st Mon Oct 19
Preston New Road

Preston New Road
6:00pm-
10:00pm
NasiLemak x Inspire x Shindigger = MeatFreeMonday #4! (hosted by Levenshulme Inspire)

NasiLemak x Inspire x Shindigger = MeatFreeMonday #4! (hosted by Levenshulme Inspire)

21st Mon Oct 19
Levenshulme Inspire Cafe

Levenshulme Inspire Cafe
6:30pm-
8:30pm
Manchester Friends of the Earth nature campaign meeting

Manchester Friends of the Earth nature campaign meeting

21st Mon 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
Tue
22nd
10:00am-
12:00pm
Manchester City Council: Overview and Scrutiny Climate Change Subgroup

Manchester City Council: Overview and Scrutiny Climate Change Subgroup

22nd Tue Oct 19
Manchester Town Hall

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

Manchester Town Hall
An event in which Manchester FoE is participating
6:00pm-
9:00pm
October Green Drinks (hosted by Green Drinks Manchester)

October Green Drinks (hosted by Green Drinks Manchester)

22nd Tue Oct 19
HOME

HOME
Wed
23rd
6:00pm-
8:00pm
Manchester Friends of the Earth 'Drop-in' session

Manchester Friends of the Earth 'Drop-in' session

23rd 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
7:00pm-
9:00pm
Friends of Ryebank Fields Public Meeting and Inaugural Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Friends of Ryebank Fields Public Meeting and Inaugural Annual General Meeting (AGM)

23rd Wed Oct 19
Bowling Green Pub

Bowling Green Pub
Thu
24th
6:00pm-
9:00pm
Don't let me go! ... Rhinos (hosted by Manchester Museum)

Don't let me go! ... Rhinos (hosted by Manchester Museum)

24th Thu Oct 19
Manchester Museum

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

Mayor’s Question Time #AskAndyGM

24th Thu Oct 19
Salford Sports Village

Salford Sports Village
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
10:00am-
4:15pm
DecarboN8 Launch Event, Leeds (hosted by DecarboN8)

DecarboN8 Launch Event, Leeds (hosted by DecarboN8)

25th Fri Oct 19
Crowne Plaza Leeds

Crowne Plaza Leeds
12:00pm-
2:00pm
Youth Strike 4 Climate Manchester

Youth Strike 4 Climate Manchester

25th Fri Oct 19
St Peters Square

St Peters Square
12:00pm-
2:00pm
Manchester Fridays for Future protest #FridaysforFuture

Manchester Fridays for Future protest #FridaysforFuture

25th Fri Oct 19
St Peter's Square

St Peter's Square
Sat
26th
9:30am-
4:00pm
Northern Butterflies, moths and habitat restoration : Research Symposium

Northern Butterflies, moths and habitat restoration : Research Symposium

26th Sat Oct 19
Lady Hale Building

Lady Hale Building
11:00am-
2:00pm
Moss Side Repair Café @ Boiler House

Moss Side Repair Café @ Boiler House

26th Sat Oct 19
Boiler House

Boiler House
12:00pm-
2:00pm
Apple Pressing and Leaf Art (City of Trees)

Apple Pressing and Leaf Art (City of Trees)

26th Sat Oct 19
The Whitworth Gallery

The Whitworth Gallery
1:00pm-
4:00pm
The XR Guided Tour of Manchester (hosted by Extinction Rebellion Manchester)

The XR Guided Tour of Manchester (hosted by Extinction Rebellion Manchester)

26th Sat Oct 19
Manchester Central Library

Manchester Central Library
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
11:00am-
4:00pm
There is no planet B creative disobedience day (hosted by People's History Museum)

There is no planet B creative disobedience day (hosted by People's History Museum)

27th Sun Oct 19
People's History Museum

People's History Museum
Mon
28th
10:00am-
2:00pm
Tree Planting at Copperas Field (City of Trees)

Tree Planting at Copperas Field (City of Trees)

28th Mon Oct 19
Copperas Field

Copperas Field
Tue
29th
1:30pm-
2:30pm
 ‘Community co-design for resilient infrastructure’ (hosted by Tyndall Manchester)

 ‘Community co-design for resilient infrastructure’ (hosted by Tyndall Manchester)

29th Tue Oct 19
George Begg Building

George Begg Building
Wed
30th
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

30th 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
7:00pm-
11:00pm
Patagonia Action Works - Launch Event (hosted by Patagonia)

Patagonia Action Works - Launch Event (hosted by Patagonia)

30th Wed Oct 19
Patagonia store

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

Patagonia store
An event in which Manchester FoE is participating
Thu
31st
10:00am-
2:00pm
Tree planting at Lees Park (City of Trees)

Tree planting at Lees Park (City of Trees)

31st Thu Oct 19
Lees Park

Lees Park
12:00pm-
2:00pm
Apple Pressing and Leaf Art (City of Trees)

Apple Pressing and Leaf Art (City of Trees)

31st Thu Oct 19
The Whitworth Gallery

The Whitworth Gallery
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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
12:00pm-
2:00pm
Manchester Fridays for Future protest #FridaysforFuture

Manchester Fridays for Future protest #FridaysforFuture

1st Fri Nov 19
St Peter's Square

St Peter's Square
Sat
2nd
10:30am-
12:30pm
Seymour Park litterpick - every 1st Saturday of the month

Seymour Park litterpick - every 1st Saturday of the month

2nd Sat Nov 19
Seymour Park

Seymour Park
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
11:00am-
1:00pm
Tell Burger King 'Don't Fry The Amazon' (hosted by Manchester Greenpeace)

Tell Burger King 'Don't Fry The Amazon' (hosted by Manchester Greenpeace)

2nd Sat Nov 19
Caffe Nero (Piccadilly Gardens)

Caffe Nero (Piccadilly Gardens)
Thu
7th
9:00am-
5:00pm
Transport Planning Camp (hosted by Transport Planning Collective)

Transport Planning Camp (hosted by Transport Planning Collective)

7th Thu Nov 19
etc.venues Manchester

etc.venues Manchester
10:00am-
3:00pm
Citizen Forester: Tree planting at Warwick Road (City of Trees)

Citizen Forester: Tree planting at Warwick Road (City of Trees)

7th Thu Nov 19
Warwick Road Open Space

Warwick Road Open Space
6:30pm-
8:30pm
Everything eBikes! (hosted by Carbon Co-op and EcoHome Lab)

Everything eBikes! (hosted by Carbon Co-op and EcoHome Lab)

7th Thu Nov 19
PopupBikes

PopupBikes
8:00pm-
9:00pm
Bolton Friends of the Earth meeting

Bolton Friends of the Earth meeting

7th Thu Nov 19
TBC

TBC
Fri
8th
12:00pm-
2:00pm
Manchester Fridays for Future protest #FridaysforFuture

Manchester Fridays for Future protest #FridaysforFuture

8th Fri Nov 19
St Peter's Square

St Peter's Square
Sat
9th
1:00pm-
4:00pm
Clothes Swap – Chorlton (hosted by Stitched Up)

Clothes Swap – Chorlton (hosted by Stitched Up)

9th Sat Nov 19
Wilbraham St Ninian's United Reformed Church

Wilbraham St Ninian's United Reformed Church
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
Tue
12th
10:00am-
2:00pm
Tree planting at Sunnybank Park (City of Trees)

Tree planting at Sunnybank Park (City of Trees)

12th Tue Nov 19
Sunnybank Park

Sunnybank Park
Thu
14th
9:00am-
4:00pm
Low Carbon Homes: North West Forum

Low Carbon Homes: North West Forum

14th Thu Nov 19
Friends Meeting House

Friends Meeting House
Fri
15th
12:00pm-
2:00pm
Manchester Fridays for Future protest #FridaysforFuture

Manchester Fridays for Future protest #FridaysforFuture

15th Fri Nov 19
St Peter's Square

St Peter's Square
Sat
16th
9:00am-
11:00am
Chorlton Repair Café (hosted by Stitched Up)

Chorlton Repair Café (hosted by Stitched Up)

16th Sat Nov 19
Stitched Up

Stitched Up
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
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
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
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
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-
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-
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
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
Sat
30th
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-
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 campaign stall at Peace and Craft Fair (Rusholme)

Manchester Friends of the Earth campaign stall at Peace and Craft Fair (Rusholme)

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
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
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
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