Christine Edwards announced that Mecklenburg County District 2 Commissioner Vilma Leake will host her third “A Cry for Education and District 2 Community Concerns” town hall on Thursday, Sept. 7 at 5:30 p.m. at Steele Creek AME Zion Church, 1500 Shopton Rd. Flier here.
Pam Grundy announced a book launch party for “Color and Character” on Sunday, Sept. 3, from 2-3:30 p.m. at the Beatties Ford Road Public Library, 2412 Beatties Ford Rd.
Larken Egleston announced that early voting continues, with the final day on Saturday, Sept. 9. Details here.
Levester Flowers announced that Kelly Services is hiring adults for substitute teacher duty. Info: Flowers at 704-968-3391.
Brenda Robinson announced than an October Aviation Camps of the Carolinas event has been cancelled due to lack of funding, and she is focusing on the next camp scheduled in December. Website here.
Raphael Basisa announced that the African Caribbean Political Action Committee will hold a candidate forum on Thursday, Sept. 7 from 5:30-8 p.m. at Midwood Center, 1817 Central Ave. Flier here.
Carlenia Ivory announced a ceremony naming a Brightwalk affordable housing building for Sarah Stevenson had been postponed to Wednesday, Oct. 18.
Keiba Young sent in an announcement of a Community/Law Enforcement Lunch & Learn on Friday, Sept. 22 from 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at the Mecklenburg Health Department, 249 Billingsley Rd. Details here.
Stephanie Counts sent in the Aug. 24 WIE newsletter.
Cynthia Wallace, chair of the 9th District Democratic Party, sent in an announcement that GOP U.S. Rep. Robert Pittenger will hold a town hall on Thursday, Aug. 31 at 7 p.m. Wallace’s flier here. Pittinger press release from which flier was taken is here.
Dena Diorio sent in her Aug. 28 Board Bulletin.
Ann Harlan sent in an announcement that Michael E. Mann, director of the Earth Systems Science Center at Penn State, will address “The Count Down to Climate Change” on Saturday, Sept. 23 from 204 p.m. at Park Road Baptist Church, 3900 Park Rd. Flier here.
Greg Phipps sent in a YouTube link to an Aug. 23 CMPD press briefing on a gun safety campaign. “I have been working with CMPD and gun retailers over the last several months on this and am pleased that they adopted the initiative.”
Chris Jackson sent in an announcement about a free Goodwill training in construction painting careers. Details here.
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