Devonya Govan-Hunt announced that the National Black Child Development Institute will hold “Entering the College Zone,” a half-day program for 7th- and 8th-graders about preparing to go to college, on Saturday, May 14.
Larken Egleston announced the Mayor’s International Community Awards on Wednesday, May 4 at 5:30 p.m. at Booth Playhouse. Tickets for $20-$25 here.
Annette Exum announced an expo for women and single-parent veterans on Sunday, April 24 from 4-8 p.m. at the Oasis Center, 604 Doug Mayes Place. More info may be here.
Joel Ford announced that the short session of the N.C. Legislature begins Monday, April 25. His comments are here.
Nakisa Glover announced that Justice Action Week continues, ending with Earth Day on Friday, April 22. Details on events April 16-24 here.
Queen Thompson announced that Mecklenburg Democrats, meeting on April 16, approved a resolution submitted by the United Voices group calling for quality schools and qualified teachers for all children.
Carlos Gladden announced that Freedom Worship Center Community Development Center at 4732 Old Pineville Rd. is available for meetings and events.
Courtney Jant announced that Dancing on the Go will hold an All Girl Summer Camp for girls K-8, with high school girls volunteering to help. Details here.
Courtney Jant announced a fitness event on Sunday, April 24 from 3-4 p.m. at Harding University High School, 2001 Alleghany St.
Peter Noris announced that his NC House District 104 campaign would hold an outdoor luncheon fundraiser on Saturday, May 7 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. at 4201 Chelmsford Rd. Details here.
Gyasi Foluke announced that he was available to teach a seminar for pastors to examine the notion that “theology is at the root of the problems of our African-American community.” “I love the church, but I don’t love where the church is now.”
Hamani Fisher announced that Nations Ford Community Church will sponsor the Phillip M. Davis Memorial Golf Tournament on Monday, April 25 from 7 a.m.-4 p.m. at The Golf Club at Ballantyne, 10000 Ballantyne Commons Parkway to benefit the church’s Male Leadership Academy. Video here.
Dena Diorio sent in her April 18 Board Bulletin. A now-resolved e-mail glitch prevented contemporaneous receipt of the Bulletins for Feb. 29-April 11.
Tricia Cotham sent in an invitation to her 12th District Congress campaign reception on Wednesday, April 20 from 5:30-7 p.m. at the Morehead Inn, 1122 E. Morehead St. RSVP here.
April Johnson sent in an announcement of “Writing Great Scenes,” taught by Patrice Gaines on Monday, April 25 at 6:30 p.m. at Hygge Coworking, 809 W. Hill St. Fee $30. Sign up here.
Robert Dawkins sent in an announcement that Rep. Alma Adams and Mayor Jennifer Roberts would be guests at the N.C. Women’s Equality Forum on Saturday, April 30 from 10 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Beatties Ford Road Library, 2414 Beatties Ford Rd. Flier here. RSVP here.
Daisy Walker sent in an appeal for proctors during West Charlotte High School testing.
Kim Ratliff sent in an announcement of a fundraiser for the Alma Adams 12th District campaign on Sunday, May 1 from 3-5 p.m. Details here.