The Forum will not meet on Sept. 12, a Charlotte municipal primary day.
Dianna Davis announced the 3rd annual Gospel Image awards ceremony. Details here,
Larken Egleston announced that early voting ends Saturday, Sept. 9. Details here.
Joel Ford announced a campaign event for his mayoral campaign on Thursday, Sept. 11 from 6-8:30 p.m. at J.C. Smith University’s Science Building. Details here.
Louise Woods announced that $49 Taste of the World tickets are on sale and may sell out quickly. Tickets here.
Olivia Scott announced that Beginning Years Day Care seeks volunteer mentors to read to children.
Nakisa Glover announced that she is trying to launch new chapters in Charlotte for Girls Who Code. Girls in 6th through 12th grade are the focus. Details by e-mail. Video here.
Levester Flowers announced that a site for early voting in the northeast is at 8802 J.W. Clay Blvd. Rides here: 704-968-3391.
Rickye McKoy-Mitchell sent in fliers here and here about a Legal Advocacy Day in Charlotte on Thursday, Sept. 14, marking the 50th year of what is now called the Charlotte Center for Legal Advocacy, formerly Legal Services of the Southern Piedmont.
Dena Diorio sent in her Sept. 5 Board Bulletin.
Jane Whitley sent in an announcement that Democratic Women of Mecklenburg will holds its next meeting Wednesday, Sept. 13 at International House Auditorium, 1817 Central Ave. for a legislative update. More here.
Alma Adams sent in her Sept. 1 newsletter.
Deborah Walker sent in a calendar created by the Community Relations Committee, listing events marking the first anniversary of the shooting of Keith Lamont Scott.
DonnaMarie Woodson sent in the Sept. 1 edition of the Charlotte Chronicle.
Rashaan Peek sent in a list of upcoming MeckEd professional development workshops aimed at afterschool and summer school program providers. Web page here.
Elise Esasky sent in the Sept. 5 Read Charlotte newsletter. Calendar of Active Reading workshop here.
Tiffany Fant sent in a flier about the 4th Annual Charlotte International Jerk Fest on Saturday, Sept. 9 from noon 2-9 p.m. at 626 Char Meck Lane off Monroe Road.
Ashelyn James sent in an updated submissions deadline for the CMS Foundation’s Alumni Sharing Project and a reminder of the Foundation’s Sept. 29 Schoolanthropy Luncheon. Details here.
Jim Garges sent in the Sept. 6 Partners for Parks newsletter.
Joyce Waddell sent in her Sept. 6 Waddell Weekly Bulletin.
Tom Murdock sent in a flier with details about the League of Women Voters’ fall Civics 101 series that begins Sept. 26.
Deborah Walker sent in information about the 6th Annual Charlotte Literacy Festival on Saturday, Oct. 7 from 11 a.m.-6 p.m. at Little Rock Cultural Center, 401 N. Myers St. Info here.
Council At-large: Ajmera Ajmera
Council District 2: Erickson