The Forum next meets on Jan. 3, 2017, with a “facilitated dialogue” led by Community Relations Executive Director Willie Ratchford “related to the officer involved shooting death of Keith Lamont Scott and the subsequent community reaction, including the ‘Letter of Commitment’ signed by over 2,000 people, and City Council’s ‘Letter To The Community.’”
The Forum did not meet today. The following announcements were e-mailed in:
Dimple Ajmera sent in an announcement that she had filed for appointment to the District 5 Charlotte City Council seat vacated by new N.C. Rep. John Autry. Statement here.
Stephanie Counts sent in a Women’s Inter-Cultural Exchange newsletter.
Alma Adams sent in her Dec. 22 year-end newsletter.
Ariel Smith sent in a notice of 2017 election of officers of the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Black Political Caucus, to be held Feb. 19. Application form here is due by Dec. 31 for those applying for any of 12 positions. Duties of each position are outlined in the Caucus’ bylaws.
Oneaka Mack sent in an announcement of a Kid’s Night Out on Friday, Jan. 6 from 6-10 p.m. and a grand opening on Saturday, Jan. 14 from 1-4 p.m. for her Oneaka Dance Company at 4450 The Plaza Suite A. Details here.
Aretha Blake sent in an invitation to attend her Swearing-in Ceremony as District Court Judge on Friday, Jan. 13 at 1 p.m. in Courtroom 6370 of the Mecklenburg County Courthouse, 832 E. 4th St. with reception following in Room 4510.
Juanita Miller sent in an announcement of an International Luncheon on Saturday, Jan. 28 from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. at Second Calvary Baptist Church, 114 Nelson St. Tickets $25. Details here.