Sept. 1: Retirement celebration for Judge Rickye McCoy-Mitchell, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Courthouse Atrium, 832 E. 4th St. More info and registration here. Event may have become virtual. Virtual registration here.
Sept. 10: Black Women’s Caucus Blackberry Brunch, $50, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Freedom Hall, 1610 Alleghany St. Tickets here.
Sept. 10: “Coping and Managing Emotions: Anger, Anger Management and Coping with Grief,” a virtual mental health symposium, 10 a.m.-noon, free. Info and registration here.
Sept. 12-16: Diamond Tours trip with Dr. Blanche Penn to Cincinnati for Ark Encounter, Creation Museum, National Underground Railroad Freedom Center – and a casino.
Sept. 12: Training on Infectious Disease Prevention and Control with Emphasis on COVID-19, 1 p.m., virtual, free. Register.
Sept. 17: Charlotte Charter Chapter American Business Women’s Association’s Hattitude! Tickets: Pamela Bell, 704-763-8157.
Sept. 21: Training on Infectious Disease Prevention and Control with Emphasis on COVID-19, 9 a.m., virtual, free. Register.
Sept. 24: Military Service Academy Day with U.S. Rep. Alma Adams, 9:45 a.m.-noon, Hawthorne Academy of Health Sciences, 1411 Hawthorne Lane. More info here. Register here.
Sept. 24: Howie Acres’ Hooping For Health, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., 4200 Redwood Ave. Nutrition, exercise, mental health, diet. Basketball players ages 35-up, $10 fee. Register here.
Oct. 15: “Women & Money: Strategies for Generating Wealth,” 9 a.m.-12:30, free, JCSU Science Bldg., 100 Beatties Ford Rd. Register here.
Oct. 15: “Mental Illness: How to Recognize Mental Illness Behaviors,” a virtual mental health symposium, 10 a.m.-noon, free. Info and registration here.
Oct. 15: Omar Carter Foundation’s Heart of Gold Gala, 7 p.m., Two Wells Fargo Center, 301 S. Tryon St. Tickets $75-$1,500 and info here.
Oct. 22: Council of Elders Expungement Clinic, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., 1000 Anderson St. Pre-register here.
Nov. 17: Schul Urban Institute Forum, afternoon, UNCC Dubois Center uptown.
Nov. 19: “Health Resources: Connecting People to Health Resources,” a virtual mental health symposium, 10 a.m.-noon, free. Info and registration here.
Candidates & Elected Officials
Alma Adams 8-24
Joyce Waddell 8-30
Nonprofits & Government
Charlotte Housing & Neighborhood Services 8-29
Dirt Road PAC 8-25 8-26 8-27–8-28 8-29 8-30 8-30
Goodwill Industries 8-24 8-25
Read Charlotte 8-26
UNCC Urban Institute 8-25