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.

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.

On Wednesday 4th May 2016, Minhaj-ul-Quran International Nelson held the annual Mi’raaj-ul-Nabi Conference at Jamia Masjid Minhaj-ul-Quran, Nelson.  The event was hosted by Qari Zahid-ul-Rehman Qadri Sahib & Allama Nauman Al-Azhari Sahib and was attended by a number honourable guests and local Naat Khawans.  The main guest of honour was Alama Muhammed Naeem Tariq Hajwairi Sahib who delivered the key note speech.

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.

On Sunday 21st February 2016, His Eminence Dr Hassan Mohi-ud-Din Qadri (President Supreme Council MQI International) visited Minhaj-ul-Quran Nelson as part of their UK tour. A number of other local jamaats including Burnley, Accrington and Blackburn also attended the event. It was a rare opportunity for members to sit in his company and gain insight into organisational affairs and post questions to leadership. Dr Hassan Qadri was accompanied by EC President Syed Bukhari Shah Sahib, EC General Secretary Moazzam Raza, Director MQI Bradford Abdul Saeedi Sahib, President EC North Abdul Qadir Sahib and Dr Zahid Iqbal.

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