The Charlotte NAACP will honor four local women who have worked to advance justice and civil rights.
Women on the Move
Free uptown jazz concert
Center City Partners is working with local businesses to sponsor a mid-day concert on the 5th-floor terrace at 201 South Tryon St.
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library board meeting
The meeting will include a discussion of the latest Library budget plans and the community feedback sessions to date.
‘National Mom’s Night Out’
For the second year in a row and in honor of Mothers Day, SouthPark Mall is hosting an event for moms.
Hidden Freedom Festival
An afternoon of family fun, followed by a program exploring the stories and struggles of freedom fighters such as Harriet Jacobs.
A reunion of the Charlotte Symphony Youth Orchestra
The youth orchestra will perform Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, a work based on the famous slave narrative written in 1861 by Harriet Jacobs of Edenton, N.C.
Black Chamber breakfast
Guest speaker Renae Sanders will discussways to build a customer-focued business.
A seminar for parents of children who stutter
In recognition of May as Better Speech and Hearing Month, the Charlotte Speech and Hearing Center is sponsoring Unlock A Voice, a seminar for parents of children who stutter.
Panel dicussion on newsroom diversity
The Charlotte Area Association of Black Journalists (CAABJ) is hosting a panel discussion to address why an increasing number of black journalists are being cut from newsrooms.
Organization and time management workshop for students
An interactive workshop where students put into practice ways to become organized and are introduced to tools to better manage time.
Race, walk or roll in the Charlotte Skyline Run
All Charlotte runners, walkers, wheelchair racers and baby joggers are invited to participate in the annual Charlotte Skyline Run.
Festival encourages kids to be healthy
Kids in Motion is a community-focused event that supports the Junior League of Charlotte’s Healthy Child Initiative.
Meet the candidates
Voters will have a chance to meet candidates running for Mecklenburg County Commission and ask questions about pertinent issues.
Art Show featuring Lynette Hinman and Narada
An evening of music, discussion with Malik Yoba
Malik Yoba said his "One Night Stand" is about "creating a safe space for men and women talk to talk across gender and to identify where the teachable moments are."