Matt Newton announced that Meck Pre-K is enrolling 4-years. Info here.
Keiba Young announced that First in Families has $13,000 in emergency funding to assist families with a child with an intellectual or developmental disability who are juggling past-due rent or mortgage bills. Contact Young by phone 704-536-6661 Ext. 437 or e-mail. School supplies also needed.
Tiffany Johnson sent in an announcement that the Mayor’s Mentoring Alliance Advisory will accept applications for membership on the board through Aug. 2. Details.
July 25: Community meeting on replacement Briarwood Elementary school construction plan, 6 p.m., 1001 Wilann Dr.
July 26-28: Carolina Veterans Appreciation Expo, Fayetteville.
July 27: “Ensuring Educational Equity in Schools” forum, Durham.
July 27: Money Magnets Club, 11 a.m. Camp North End, Nest space.
July 27: Campus Connections college fair, 9 a.m., Mount Carmel Baptist Church.
July 27: Conference on public school books, testing and curriculum. Lunch honoring Sarah Stevenson. Registration form here. Tickets $35.
July 27: GW Boutique 1st Birthday Party, 11 a.m.-2 p.m.
July 28: Civics 101: What Happens When I Come Home From Prison?, 3 p.m.
July 29: Microsoft office certification training, free, summer session begins 9 s.m.
Aug. 1: “Chat and Choose” table conversations with candidates for CMS board, mayor and City Council, 6:30-8:30 p.m., St. Paul Baptist Church, 1401 Allen St.
Aug. 2: Charity golf tournament at Birkdale; proceeds to McCrorey YMCA. Info here or Debbie Smith via e-mail.
Aug. 3: Alma Adams’ Constituent Services Fair.
Aug. 3: Money Magnets Club, 2:30 p.m., West Boulevard library, for children interested in entrepreneurship.
Aug. 4: Civics 101: What Happens When I Come Home From Prison?, 3 p.m.
Aug. 6: National Night Out at McCrorey Heights, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Aug. 10: Health Fair, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., C.W. Williams Community Health Center. Vender application.
Aug. 11: Civics 101: What Happens When I Come Home From Prison?, 3 p.m.
Aug. 12: NCDOT Construction Trades Academy begins, 9 a.m.
Aug. 15: Paint the Town Blue Gala, 5:30-8:30 p.m., Temple Israel, 4901 Providence Rd.
Aug. 18: Charlotte Day at Freedom Park. More info here and here.
Aug. 19: Women’s Equality Day celebration, 5:30-8 p.m., Science Building at Johnson C. Smith University, 100 Beatties Ford Rd.
Aug. 24: Alma Adams’ Mad Hatter Luncheon.
Aug. 31: Sickle Cell Run/Walk, 8 a.m., videos one two.
Sept. 19: EmpowHERment Summit, 9 a.m.-3 0p.m. Butler High School.
Sept. 28: 12th District Military Service Academy Day.