On Friday 14th March 2014, Jamia Masjid Minhaj-ul-Quran held a Husn-e-Qiraat Competition and monthly Giyarvee Sharif Mehfil for young female students who attend the education centre. The students had been preparing for the event for approximately a month, and practiced regularly to perfect their recitations. The event had been organised after the children were shown a clip from the opening ceremony of the Minara tus Salaam. The recitation of the holy Quran from the ceremony was shown, which also included the encouragement and praise that Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri showed towards the reader. So, in honour of the event the Husn-e-Qiraat competition was held at Jamia Masjid Minhaj-ul-Quran. There were three hosts of the event, Alisha Ahmed, Sana Saeed Butt and Nimrah Khan, who are all senior students at the education centre.
On 21st February 2014, the Muslim Youth League – Sisters in Nelson held an event to celebrate the life and work of Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr. Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri, which added to the weeklong events of Quaid day celebrations.
On Wednesday 19th February 2014, Jamia Masjid Minhaj-ul-Quran held birthday celebrations in honour of Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri’s 63rd birthday. The mehfil was conducted by the Imam of Jamia Masjid Minhaj-ul-Quran, Allama Hafiz Abdul Saeed who supervised over the proceedings. There was a joint effort from students from both centres of Minhaj-ul-Quran International, Nelson participating. There were also a number of local members present who also contributed towards the proceedings.
The mehfil was held on Sunday the 23rd of February and was presented by Nasreen Akhtar and Tahira Basharat The mehfil commenced with Tilawate Quraan by sister Nasreen who is a teacher at Minhaj-ul-Quran Nelson.
On Wednesday 19th February 2014, Jamia Masjid Minhaj-ul-Quran held birthday celebrations, in honour of the founder of Minhaj-ul-Quran, Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri. The mosque had made arrangements for children from both education centres, the Carr Road site and the Brunswick St site, to attend the proceedings and to take part in the ceremonies. Along with them, local members of Minhaj-ul-Quran and parents of the students were also invited to attend.
On Friday 14th February, Jamia Masjid Minhaj-ul-Quran, held an Annual Giyarvee Sharif Mehfil for the young female students who attend the centre. The event was also a farewell party for a well-known teacher at the centre, Sister Naushaza Fiaz. It was very well hosted by Alisha Ahmed and Samawiyah Hussain, who are senior students and the education centre.