5 Things to do this week in Charlotte (Oct. 9-13)
We’ve got an event for every day of your workweek — theatre, free performance, a jobs fair and more.
Breakin’ Convention Free Lunchtime Performance
Levine Center For The Arts | 11:45 a.m. – 1:15 p.m.
Grab your lunch and head outside as Blumenthal Performing Arts presents another season of Breakin’ Conventin. The weeklong hip-hop festival kicks off Monday with a free performance by the Noel Freidline Trio. More info
CMBCC Fall Mixer
Packard Place | 222 S. Church Street | 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
Grab your business cards and go network with other Charlotte professionals. During this event you will have an opportunity to speak about your business, connect with others in your industry and grow your network. More info
PLS Job Fair
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library- Main | 310 North Tryon St. | 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.
The Charlotte Mecklenburg Library’s Main Library Job Help Center, in partnership with PLS Check Cashing, is hosting a PLS job fair. The Job Help Center provides access to computers for job search and course work with extended computer sessions and helpful staff. More info
Kneel in Protest
Bank of America Stadium | 800 South Mint St. | 7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.
When Thursday Night Football comes to Charlotte this week, a group of activist is planning to take a knee “in protest of Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson’s refusal to comment on Donald Trump’s statement concerning the NFL players who refuse to stand during the National Anthem.” More info
The Legend of Buster Neal
Booth Playhouse | 130 N. Tryon Street | 8 p.m.
What is the true definition of manhood? See this production by the North Carolina Black Repertory Company. Presented by the Harvey B. Gantt Center. More info