The Annual Ghaus-e-Azam (R.A.) conference was held at Jamia Masjid Minhaj-ul-Quran Nelson on Sunday 22nd January 2017.  It was organised by Minhaj-ul-Quran International Nelson and featured prominent local Ulema, Naat Khwaans and invited guests.  The main guest speaker was Director of Minhaj-ul-Quran Manchester Shaykh Abdul Sattar Siraj.  The mehfil was broadcast live on radio Awaaz FM and included recitation of the Holy Quran and several beautiful Manqabaths in honour of Syedna Ghausal-Azam Sheikh Abdul Qadir Gilani (RA).

On Saturday 10th December 2016, Minhaj-ul-Quran International Nelson held the Annual Mawlid-un-Nabi Conference at Jamia Masjid Minhaj-ul-Quran.  The event was held after Isha prayer and was attended by internationally acclaimed Naat Khawan Zulfiqar Ali Hussaini and other invited guests.  The main guest speaker was Alama Azim Mumtaaz Al-Azhari.  The mehfil was also broadcast live on radio Awaaz FM.

By the grace of Almighty Allah SubhanaWaTallah Minhaj Women League Nelson organised its first Pakistan Independence Day Celebrations. The exciting event that touched the hearts of around 200 Pakistani women and children in the audience was held at Silverman Hall Nelson on the 29th of August 2016.

On Friday 17th June 2016, Minhaj-ul-Quran International Nelson arranged a gathering of Quran Khawani at Jamia Masjid Minhaj-ul-Quran to remember the victims and Shohada of Model Town Lahore atrocity.  The event was attended by local thanzeem members and worshippers.

During the month of Muharram, Minhaj-ul-Quran International held ten consecutive days of mehfils at Jamia Masjid Minhaj-ul-Quran, Nelson.  These daily mehfils were attended by local Naat Khawans and incorporated Thalawath, Naats, Manqabath and a short speech to discuss the events of Karbala and the esteemed sacrifice made by Hazrath Imam Hussain and their companions.  The mehfils were arranged between Maghrib and Isha prayers and langer was served for the full 10 days to all attendees.

A Family Fun Day was held on the 9th August 2016 at Hodge House in Nelson from 12 pm to 5 pm. The family event was organised by Minhaj- ul- Quran, Women League Nelson and was promoted through advertisement on the radio, distribution of leaflets across Nelson, posters, via whatsapp, as well as by word of mouth.

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