Keiba Young sent in an announcement that First in Families of Mecklenburg County has scholarship money for its 2022 summer camp for Individuals with Intellectual/Developmental Disabilities and Their Siblings. Details here. Application here.
Feb. 16: Charlotte Talks, 9 a.m., WFAE: N.C. Education policy.
Feb. 16: Deadline for application to Girls Who Code self-paced Summer Immersion Program.
Feb. 16: Pre-application workshop for city neighborhood grants of up to $25,000, 6-7 p.m.
Feb. 16: Listening session on city budget, 6-7 p.m. Sign-up form here.
Feb. 18: Pre-application workshop for city neighborhood grants of up to $25,000, 12:30-1:30 p.m.
Feb. 20: Black Political Caucus of Charlotte-Mecklenburg General Body meeting, 6 p.m. To attend, send an email to [email protected]
Feb. 24: Premiere of Steve Crump film, “Julius Chambers: A Life of Service, Courage & Conviction,” 6:30-8:30 p.m., free with registration, Gantt Center, 551 S. Tryon St.
Feb. 26: MeckMIN Interfaith home build, 2406 Ellen Ave., 8 a.m.-4 p.m. Register here.
Feb. 26: African American Faith Alliance for Educational Advancement summit, “Upward mobility for all through educational advancement,” in-person 8:45 a.m.-2 p.m., Valerie C. Woodard Center, 3205 Freedom Dr.; also virtual. All registrations here.
Feb. 28: Caregiver TLC Advisory Board, 5 p.m. More on TLC here.
March 1: Virtual training on infectious disease prevention and control, focused on COVID-19, free, virtual, 8:50-11 a.m. Info and registration here.
March 1: Listening session on city budget, 6-7 p.m. Sign-up form here.
March 11-12: Profound Gentlemen’s Community Impact Assembly. Participant sign-up here.
March 14: Virtual training on infectious disease prevention and control, focused on COVID-19, free, virtual, 12:50-3 p.m. Info and registration here.
March 18: Deadline for nominations for Police Community Relations awards.
March 24: “Insiders Tour” of the new Stevens Creek Nature Center and Preserve in Mint Hill, 5:30-7:30, open to Partners for Parks sponsors, 15700 Thompson Rd, Mint Hill. Details on annual sponsor program here.
March 29: League of Women Voters Book Club, 7 p.m., via Zoom. Register here.
April 30: Black Political Caucus Annual Fundraising Gala, (pushed back from Feb. 5 due to Covid), 6 p.m. Ticket sales here. More detail here.
May 12: Community Leader Awards Breakfast, 7:30 a.m.. Nominate here by Feb. 14. Tickets here.
June 23-26: MeckMIN Summer Interfaith Youth Camp for those 10th-12th grade. Register here.