Maxine Howard sent in a flier about a “Life’s Healing Choices” program that may be offered at the YMCA if sufficient interest is shown by Jan. 21. Details in flier.
Jan. 10-14: Weatherization program application event. Details in flier.
Jan. 12: MeckMIN East Charlotte leader meeting. Contact LeDayne McLeese Polaski for Zoom details at [email protected]
Jan. 12: Democratic Women of Mecklenburg County, virtual, 6:30 p.m. Register here.
Jan. 15: Winter coat drive, 1-3 p.m., 210 E. Arrowhead Rd. Suite 3 off North Tryon. Info: Email Kim Roseboro.
Jan. 20: MeckMIN virtual meeting on “community response to our most vulnerable neighbors in this time of crisis,” 11 a.m.-noon. Contact LeDayne McLeese Polaski for zoom details at [email protected]
Jan. 20: MeckMIN panel on Asian-American experiences, virtual, 12:15 p.m.. Register here.
Jan. 22: MeckMIN youth volunteer service project with Promising Pages, 1-3 p.m., sorting donated books and getting them ready for distribution. Registration closed.
Jan. 22: Firm Foundations’ Teens Together Vision Board Party, 2-4 p.m., free. Info and registration here.
Jan. 24: Roundtable on Zoom, “Addressing Gun Violence through Mental Health,” 7 p.m. More info on Facebook.
Jan. 27: U.S. Rep. Alma Adams’ State of the District address, 11 a.m. Huntersville, 7 p.m. in Charlotte; Both events also virtual. Link for registering is at bottom of flier.
Jan. 29: Men of Honor Expo, noon-4 p.m., Tyvola Senior Center, 2225 Tyvola Rd. Flier here.
April 30: Black Political Caucus Annual Fundraising Gala, (pushed back from Feb. 5 due to current Covid numbers), 6 p.m. Ticket sales here.
July 18-23: Diamond Tours trip with Dr. Blanche Penn to the Gulf Coast for casino attractions.
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.
News & Handouts
Natasha Marcus 1-7
Carol Sawyer 1-9
Firm Foundations 1-11
Mecklenburg Board Bulletin 1-10
NC Dept. of Health & Human Services 1-7
New Rural Project 1-8