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The Rundown: Thursday, January 18 – Sunday, January 21

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By Shawn D. Allison, II

Shawn Allison shares all the places you’ll wanna be in the Queen City.

What’s the word family? I see we survived that brutal “snowstorm”  from earlier this week, but now that the weekend is here, it’s time to shake the frost and flurries away! There’s lots of events guaranteed to get your blood flowing in this cold weather and I think you’ll dig what I have in store for you! I’ll be pretty active as usual, but if you want to know where all the heat will be circulating this weekend, check out my “Hot List” and spread the word!

 

  • THURSDAY — Gantt After Dark: Welcome to Greek Life at The Gantt Center
  • THURSDAY – Mad Men Classic Cocktail Class at Nest Restaurant & Lounge
  • FRIDAY – Jazz N’ Soul Music presents BreakOnEm’ Davis at The Morehead Tavern
  • FRIDAY – 1st of the Year Slam at Spirit Square
  • FRIDAY – DJ Chance plays “The Classics” at Pangaea Tapas Bar
  • FRIDAY – Quentin Talley & The Soul Providers at The Evening Muse
  • SATURDAY – Soca Fitness Class at Camp North End
  • SATURDAY – “The Give Back x Operation Sandwich” at Dupp & Swat
  • SATURDAY – I Still Love the 90s Brunch & Day Party at Sports One Bar & Lounge
  • SATURDAY — “Black Girls Gather” social at The Wadsworth Estate
  • SATURDAY – Guerilla Warfare – Majorette Dance Competition at Harding University High School
  • SATURDAY – AfroPop Charlotte Vol. 18 at The Morehead Tavern
  • SATURDAY – The Sol Kitchen presents “The #24Million Tour” feat. DJ Misbehaviour at Snug Harbor
  • SUNDAY – Black Wall Street Networking Brunch at Secret Society Cigar Bar & Lounge
  • SUNDAY – Soul Sunday January Edition at Snug Harbor
  • SUNDAY – Creative Mind Alliance at Crown Station Coffee House & Pub

 

If you would like your event to be listed in “The Rundown” please send a detailed e-mail to me at: sdallison85@yahoo.com

 

——-THURSDAY, JANUARY 18——-

It’s time to be dashing and dapper this evening at The Gantt Center as it is time for Gantt After Dark: Welcome to Greek Life! Bring your friends out, don your colors and come enjoy an evening of sophistication and flair with some art, delicious treats, local vendors, networking and live music from acclaimed jazz band 5th & York and some street grooves from DJ Tramare rockin’ out on the 1s and 2s! Also, enjoy a “Divine Nine Paint & Sip” hosted by Cathay Dawkins. Admission is FREE to attend. If you desire to attend the paint class, please purchase your ticket(s) here: https://61686.blackbaudhosting.com/61686/Gantt-After-Dark-January-PaintSip?_ga=2.11038323.697432935.1515433293-1504706448.1512762394. The party starts at 6 p.m. The Gantt Center is located at 551 S. Tryon St. in Uptown.

 

 

This evening, head over to the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art for another installment of the museum’s Modernism + Film Series. Tonight’s feature is the documentary, “Frei Otto – Spanning the Future.” This film takes a look at the incredible life and work of Frei Otto. As an architect and engineer he laid the foundation for contemporary lightweight architecture, and his ideas are still awe inspiring decades after he revealed them. This fact was cemented when he was named the 2015 Laureate of the Pritzker Architecture Prize. Tickets can be purchased here: https://30796a.blackbaudhosting.com/30796a/tickets?tab=2&txobjid=f1a114a5-6699-4e82-aaa1-3112650ff382. The event begins at 6 p.m. The Bechtler is located at 420 S. Tryon St. in Uptown.

 

 

Join local grassroots initiative Educate to Engage this evening at West Boulevard Library Branch this evening for a discussion of the critically-acclaimed book “The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness” by Michelle Alexander. For tonight’s session, you will discuss Chapter 1 – “The Rebirth of Caste” and begin the dialogue from chattel slavery to Jim Crow. Admission is FREE to attend and the discussion begins at 6 p.m. The library is located at 2157 West Blvd.     #NoMoreBystanding

 

 

Liberate Your Palate CLT is back once more and this time they’re going to add a special touch of sophistication as they proudly present the Mad Men Classic Cocktail Class this evening! Inspired by the hit show “Mad Men” on AMC, your designated instructor Mr. Sean Dean will guide and instruct you how to craft three classic and timeless adult beverages: Manhattans (plus variations), the Old-Fashioned, and Ernest Hemingway’s Daiquiri. You will also get to enjoy three full-size cocktails and some delicious light bites while you craft and converse with your classmates. Tickets can be purchased here: http://www.liberateyourpalate.com/charlotte-cocktail-classes/. The class will begin at 6:30 p.m. at Nest Restaurant & Lounge. 505 E. 6th St. in Uptown.   #LiberateYourPalate

 

 

MeckEd invites everyone out to Camp North End for a special Community Conversation this evening. Centered around the question, “What does a successful workforce development program look like?”, this discussion will address the roles of Career Pathways Advisors (CPAs) to connect students and their families with service partners (social services, colleges, businesses) and engage participants in a career-connected education, including work-based learning experiences to pave a viable career pathway. MeckEd’s Career Pathways program provides transformative experiences to Charlotte-Mecklenburg youth who face obstacles limiting their access to opportunity. Their programming provides navigational support and direct resources young people need to attain academic achievement and economic opportunity. Admission is FREE to attend, but please be sure to RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/community-conversation-what-does-a-successful-workforce-development-program-look-like-tickets-41250687918. The event will begin at 7 p.m. Camp North End is located at 1824 Statesville Ave.

 

 

Africana Connections wants to put some tribal flavor in your Thursday as they invite you out to Vault for another colorful session of “Global Thursdays!” Join my good friend The Dynamic DJ Kato as he takes you on a whirlwind of sounds from across the African Diaspora with tunes ranging from Afrobeat, House, Reggae, Hip Hop, Soul, R&B, Dancehall, Indie and more! Admission is FREE before midnight but please be sure to RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/global-thursdays-at-vault-charlotte-in-epicentre-tickets-39236077163. The event will begin at 10 p.m. Vault is located at 210 E. Trade St. at The Epicentre in Uptown.

 

 

 

——FRIDAY, JANUARY 19——-

All of you cuisine connoisseurs, dining dons and divas get ready to fulfill your appetites because it’s time for the Queen’s Feast Charlotte Restaurant Week! Come diversify your palates with a choice of over 130 participating restaurants in the Charlotte metro area. No tickets are required, however reservations are recommended. The full list of participating restaurants and additional info is found here: http://www.charlotterestaurantweek.com/.

 

 

Gather your friends and come out to The Bechtler Museum of Modern Art for another fun edition of “Bechtler By Night!” Hailed as a leisure haven for art enthusiasts in the Charlotte region, this event for this evening will be themed as “New Year, New You.” Hors d’oeuvres and margarita cocktails will be available. Admission is FREE and it begins at 5 p.m. The Bechtler is located at 420 S. Tryon St. in Uptown.

 

 

Jazz N’ Soul Music invites you out to Ella’s Speakeasy at The Morehead Tavern for the return of BreakOn’Em Davis! Spearheaded by one of Charlotte’s baddest rhythm masters, Mr. Ocie Davis, Jr., come and experience a night of progressive, straight-ahead jazz with a full band! If you dig The Roots, The Robert Glasper Experiment, Esperanza Spalding or anything with a Neo-Soul/Hip Hop groove, this is the jam session for you! Tickets can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/ocie-davis-presents-breakon-em-davis-fri-january-19th-two-shows-700p-and-10p-tickets-41745608238. Showtime is at 8 p.m. 300 E. Morehead St. in Uptown.   #JazzNSoul

 

 

SlamCharlotte and Blumenthal Performing Arts presents, the 1st Month of the Year Slam hosted by the great Inkera Oshun! Fill your Friday night with all sorts of raucous and riveting rhetoric from some of the region’s best rhymers competing for cash prizes. Slam attendance and participation is reserved for persons 21+. Tickets are $10 and can be purchased at the door. The slam starts at 8 p.m. and will be held at The McGlohon Theater at Spirit Square. 345 N. College St. in Uptown.   #SlamCharlotte

 

 

All my fellow Hip Hop heads, I’ve got something cool for you on this Friday evening! Head out to Pangaea Tapas Bar and get ready to mellow out down memory lane as my good friend DJ Chance hosts and plays “The Classics!” Get your fix as Chance rocks out the hottest mix of Golden Era Hip Hop, Soul, R&B and more classic gems of yesteryear. Also, be sure to inquire the staff about meal and drink specials. Admission is FREE and the event kicks off at 9 p.m. Pangaea Tapas Bar is located at 13016 Eastfield Rd., Suite “B-100” in Huntersville.

 

 

Charlotte, get ready to feel the heat at The Evening Muse because the stage will be set on fire by Quentin Talley & the Soul Providers! Packed with a ton of combustible energy and musicianship, you’re definitely in for a treat as the band goes into the depths of art with a rousing set of soul-stirring numbers! Tickets are $5 each and can be purchased here: https://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/1623023?utm_medium=ampOfficialEvent&utm_source=fbTfly. Doors open at 10 and the show starts at 10:30 p.m. The Evening Muse is located at 3227 N. Davidson St. in the NoDa District.

 

 

 

——-SATURDAY, JANUARY 20——-

Hey Boy Scouts, it’s that time of year again! Grab your parents, your fellow Scouts and head down to Charlotte Community ToolBank for the Pinewood Derby Build Day! Volunteers will help you and your Scout design, cut, sand, modify and paint his car into a super speeder. Every Scout must be accompanied by a parent, guardian or Scout Leader. If you have any questions, please contact Maureen Krueger at maureen.krueger@toolbank.org or call (704)-469-5800. Admission is $5 for tool access and an additional $4 for a car kit. The building begins at 9 a.m. Charlotte Community ToolBank is located at 2513 S. Tryon St. in Historic South End.

 

 

Calling all young scholars, the good folks over at Digi-Bridge invite you out to Hygge Coworking – West for their #STEAMSaturdays workshop! In this series of workshops, your youth will learn exciting ways to apply STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Mathematics) to their educational and social futures! Today’s session will focus on “Building and Coding” – scholars will choose a LEGO design, build it according to blueprint instructions and use Scratch to program it to move. Tickets are $25 and can be purchased here: http://digi-bridge.org/events/hygge-2018-winter-steamsaturdays/. The workshop will begin at 9 a.m. Hygge Coworking – West is located at 2128 Remount Rd.

 

 

Rise up this morning and feel the rhythm as the lovely ladies of SocaFit USA invite you out to Camp North End for a special Soca Fitness Class! “Wuk Up” a hearty sweat with SocaFit USA instructor and founder Keisha Bridgeman as you exercise Caribbean style with a vibrant, colorful and energetic workout session guaranteed to move every muscle in your body. The workout soundtrack will be provided by The Dynamic DJ Kato. Tickets are $10 per person and can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/socafitusa-live-original-soca-fitness-class-featuring-dj-kato-tickets-42114521668. The class will begin at 10 a.m. Camp North End is located at 1824 Statesville Ave.

 

 

Everyone reach into your hearts and sow a seed of good will and measure as Dupp & Swat and The Urban Ministry Center (UMC) hosts “The Give Back x Operation Sandwich” this morning! Join with others as you all assemble a few hundred sandwiches for our Brothers and Sisters of the UMC who are experiencing homelessness in Charlotte. Monetary donations are welcome as well. The event will begin at 10 a.m. at Dupp & Swat. 2521 The Plaza Rd.   #duppandswat

 

 

The dynamic divas of DRC Diamonds invite you out to Harding University High School for the Guerilla Warfare – Majorette Dance Competition! Come see ten local/regional teams battle it out with funky and pristine dance routines in the “War-Zone” to earn cash prizes, a trophy and bragging rights! There will be three dance categories and I can guarantee you that they will be full of nonstop action! Tickets can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/guerrilla-warfare-majorette-dance-competition-tickets-41388094906. Doors open at 11 and the competition will begin at 11:45 a.m. Harding University High School is located at 2001 Alleghany St.

 

 

Start your Saturday off the right way—the fly way—and join Moxie Society for another fun installment of the “I Still Love the 90s Brunch & Day Party!” While it is cold outside, feel the heat from the kitchen as they provide a delectable Southern-style brunch and drink specials, including $5 mimosas! And for more combustible flavor, two of Charlotte’s finest sonic wizards—DJ 06 and DJ Justice will be rockin’ the 1s and 2s spinning all sorts of 90s and yesteryear flavors! Also, be sure to scope out the crazy, creative color schemes from Deneer Davis doing her thing on the canvas! Admission is FREE to attend and the event will begin at 11 a.m. at Sports One Bar & Lounge. 521 N. College St. in Uptown.   #MoxieSociety

 

 

Shake the frost off your muscles, bones and joints and head down to NoDa@28th Creative Arts Studios for the “New Year, Believe in You #DanceYourFit Workshop Kick Off!” 2018 is going to be filled with awesome collaborations and a few surprises along the way! To jump-start, the ride, your favorite fit pro, Corey “C’Yo” Brown will take Charlotte and surrounding areas through a full-on Urban Cardio Dance workshop and also educate everyone on all the exciting things that are happening with the program for this year and beyond. So get you a good stretch in, eat a healthy breakfast and get ready to get fit! Tickets can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/new-year-believe-in-you-danceyourfit-workshop-kick-off-tickets-41364180377. Class starts at 11:30 a.m. NoDa@28th Creative Arts Studios is located at 2424 N. Davidson St. in the NoDa District.

 

 

Calling all curvaceous, courageous and captivating queens who love to boogie, bring your funk, flair and flyness out to NC Dance District for the 4Thirty-Two Performance Team Auditions! These rousing and ravishing ladies of rhythm are in search of new dancers to join their group to continue their mission of rocking the world with hi-energy performances and dedicated to changing the perceptions of the ability and beauty of plus-size women. For more info about the group, audition requirements/activities and additional info, please visit: http://www.4thirtytwo.com. The auditions will begin at 1 p.m. but please be sure to get there early. NC Dance District is located at 8432 Old Statesville Rd., Suite #200.   #4ThirtyTwo

 

 

Queens, Sisters, Ladies—bring your friends and your magic down to The Wadsworth Estate this afternoon for Black Girls Gather! Enjoy this congregation of sisterhood, community building, networking and reveling in each other’s radiance with For Harriet’s outspoken Editor-In-Chief, Ms. Kimberly Foster! Before dinner, come out for “Wine + Chat”– an intimate pre-event gathering for those who’d like to sit down with Kim and a small group of Black women before the larger discussion. Tickets can be purchased here: https://forharriet.ticketleap.com/black-girls-gather-charlotte/. Wine + Chat will begin at 1 and the main event will begin at 2:30 p.m. The Wadsworth Estate is located at 400 S. Summit Ave. in the Wesley Heights Neighborhood.

 

 

Ladies, I’ve got some more goodness for this afternoon! Head over to Recess Charlotte this afternoon and get ready for the Brown Girls Binge! Most brunches or gathering consist of ladies wearing their best heels, blouses and accessories—for this brunch, swap out your pumps for some Chuck Taylors and be comfortable! There will be lots of games, wings, tacos, drink specials and lots more! Admission is FREE to attend but please be sure to RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/brown-girls-binge-tickets-41920638759. The games begin at 2 p.m. Recess Charlotte is located at 832 Seigle Ave.

 

 

Calling all battle MCs, test your skills against other rhyming warriors at “Pressure Point” this afternoon! Hosted and presented by Hard Knockz Rap Battle League, use your wit and wisdom in this war of words against other hungry rappers from up the East Coast! There will be food, drink specials and vendors on site as well. Tickets can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/hard-knockz-rap-battle-league-presents-pressure-point-tickets-41730983495. Doors open at 1 and the showdown starts at 2 p.m. at Kanvas Gallery & Lounge. 525 E. 6th St. in Uptown.

 

 

Join My Darling Doula and A Woman’s Way as they host “Our Body, Our Birth: Healing Birth Trauma Through the Art of Storytelling” this afternoon. Giving birth and becoming a mother evokes strong memories and a range of emotions. It is a powerful and profound event and, no matter the outcome, it can be infused with negative feelings. In our culture, “healthy mother, healthy baby” may be considered the only thing of value, yet what happened to you matters. This is a workshop designed to support Black women who may feel angry, frustrated, resentful, disappointed, violated, or wounded by their birth or pregnancy experience. Tickets are $10 each and can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/our-body-our-birth-healing-birth-trauma-through-the-art-of-storytelling-tickets-41068184044. The event will begin at 2:30 p.m. at NoDa@28th Creative Arts Studios.

Enjoy Your Faith Ministries and Your Wellness Choices, LLC have combined forces to bring you “Faith & Flow: A Christian Yoga Experience” this evening. People of all faiths, you’re invited to experience a new perspective of praise and worship rooted in love and understanding. After opening devotion and prayer with Jasmine Love, certified yoga instructor and health & wellness coach Mandisa Armstrong will lead the group into 45 minutes of yoga as Christian worship music soothes the atmosphere. The intention is to reconnect our minds, bodies and souls with the stillness of God’s presence. Tickets can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/faith-flow-a-christian-yoga-experience-tickets-41740315407. The event will begin at 6 p.m. at NoDa Yoga. 3201 N. Davidson St. in the NoDa District.

 

 

Brothers and sisters, join the beautiful and vibrant Shane Engedi at The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar as she proudly hosts Natural Collab Fridays Empowerment Event this evening! Come out to engage fabulous faces and fanciful follicles in this evening of naturally rooted elegance as you explore a wide variety of hair and skin products, regimens and lots more! There will be discussions on hair and skin care, self-love motivational speeches and all guests will be given free raffle tickets for a chance to win gift cards, swag bags, and more cool stuff! Tickets can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/natural-collab-fridays-empowerment-event-tickets-39802323822. The event will begin at 6 p.m. The Cowfish Sushi Burger Bar is located at 4310 Sharon Rd. in the South Park Area.

 

 

This evening, take a short drive up to Concord and get ready for a delightful evening with the Martha Redbone Roots Project! Martha Redbone’s roots are firmly planted in the bluegrass and folk music she grew up with in the Appalachian Mountains, but her teenage years were spent in pre-gentrified Brooklyn, and that’s where the blues and funk took hold. Influenced by her Native American and African American heritage, Redbone’s music is a stunning culmination of Native American, funk, Appalachian folk and Piedmont blues. Her voice is earthy with a down-home comfort and a very distinct delivery that’ll surely draw you in. Don’t miss this show! Tickets can be purchased here: https://tickets.vendini.com/ticket-software.html?t=tix&e=72fe55e2e303e68d1394d641a8be4bc2. The concert begins at 8 p.m. at Cabarrus Arts Council. 65 Union St. South in Concord.

 

 

Charlotte, spend your Saturday night at Stats Restaurant & Bar and join Awesom Entertainment, Inc. as they proudly welcome The Legendary DJ Kool spinning live! That’s right, Mr. “Let Me Clear My Throat” is back with his everlasting energy as he drops some classic Hip Hop, R&B, Funk and his hometown D.C. Go-Go for you to boogie to! Tickets can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-legendary-dj-kool-stats-restaurant-bar-tickets-42205586044. The party starts at 9 p.m. Stats Restaurant & Bar is located at 3425 David Cox Rd. in the Northlake Area.

 

 

The spirit of the Motherland makes its way into 2018 as The Bantu Fête Team proudly presents “AfroPop Charlotte Vol. 18!” Come represent your dancing spirits as my good brothers The Dynamic DJ Kato and DJ Steel Wheel bust out with the best of Afrobeat, AfroHouse, Soca, DanceHall, Afro-Trap, and so much more! Also, be sure to get there early and learn some quick and easy Kizomba dance moves from Kizomba Charlotte. Tickets can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/afropop-charlotte-vol18-afrobeats-soca-fashion-vendors-tickets-41870531888. The party starts at 9 p.m. The Morehead Tavern is located at 300 E. Morehead St. in Uptown.   #AfricanaConnections #WelcomeToTheTribe

 

 

Charlotte, get ready for a night of musical roots and nostalgia as The Sol Kitchen proudly welcomes the #24Million Tour featuring DJ Misbehaviour! It’s a night of the craziest grooves, sounds and frequencies imaginable as the cultural legend turned Internet sensation, DJ Misbehaviour spins the night away with a vast arsenal of vinyl digs and rotations taking you from Brooklyn, to her native Britain and all around the globe! But before she takes the stage, feel the vibrant sonic funk from one of Charlotte’s finest jam masters, DJ Justice! Tickets can be purchased here: http://snugharbor.tunestub.com/event.cfm?id=272472&cart. Doors open at 9 and the show will start at 10 p.m. at Snug Harbor. 1228 Gordon St. in the Plaza-Midwood District. #TheSolKitchen

 

 

 

——-SUNDAY, JAUNARY 21——-

Join Black Wall Street CLT at Secret Society Cigar Bar & Lounge for the Black Wall Street Networking Brunch this morning! Bring your friends, appetites and stogies out and mingle among several Black progressives living in the Charlotte area. The brunch menu will be plentiful and accompanying sounds will be provided by DJ Tramare. Hosted by Clarence & Donnica Boston. Admission is FREE but please be sure to RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/black-wall-street-networking-brunch-tickets-42197616206. The event will begin at 11 a.m. Secret Society Cigar Bar & Lounge is located at 2415 W. Morehead St.

 

 

Start your Sunday fun day off on the right foot at Red Clay Ciderworks as they host their Red Clay Brunch this afternoon! PepperBox Doughnuts returns with their amazing pastry creations and Queen City Sliders Food Truck will be serving up brunch with a dynamic and diverse menu. In addition to the food, try some some special craft cider cocktails including Cidermosas, Bellinis and the wonderfully roasted, cold-brewed nitro Pure Intentions Coffee! Admission is FREE and all ages are welcome. The event begins at 12 noon. Red Clay Ciderworks is located at 245 Clanton Rd. in Historic South End.

 

 

Do you need to ease and rejuvenate your soul from all as these dividing and trying times sit thick in the air? If so, come out to Snug Harbor this afternoon for their third Sunday jam session entitled “Soul Sunday!” Enjoy a potluck dance party to celebrate all things soul-filled with edible refreshments and supply only the funkiest groove thangs to help your soul shine while that booty moves! Diggers Delight and Premium Sounds will be on deck with a few crates of delicious vinyl for your ears’ pleasure! FREE admission and the event begins at 2 p.m. Snug Harbor is located at 1228 Gordon St. in the Plaza-Midwood District.

 

 

Back in September 2017, Vernisha Crawford, Miss Black Charlotte 2017 and an amazing team of volunteers hosted the very first Miss All Natural Pageant. There were 7 young ladies who went through 12 weeks of training and preparation to present to the world their best selves by showcasing their skills, talents, and knowledge. This afternoon, you’re invited out for a special free viewing of the “Miss All Natural Pageant Documentary: An All Natural Journey.” These lovely ladies graced the stage with no make-up, no weave or hair extensions, no artificial nails, no eye lash extensions, or body shapers. It was a moment in history we will never forget. To view the screening, please be sure to RSVP here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/miss-all-natural-pageant-documentary-viewing-party-an-all-natural-journey-tickets-41504757848. The event will begin at 6 p.m. at Hygge Coworking. 809 W. Hill St. near Uptown.

 

 

Everyone gather ‘round the fireplace at Crown Station Coffee House & Pub and come out for the Creative Mind Alliance this evening! Join your host Allamuto and DJ SPK presents an evening full of live performances in the avenues of comedy, music, spoken word and lots more! There will also be raffle prizes given away. Admission is $5 and tickets can be purchased here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-creative-mind-alliance-tickets-41325790552. The event will begin at 7 p.m. Crown Station is located at 3629 N. Davidson St. in the NoDa District.

 

COMING SOON…

1/24 – 2/3 – Brand New Sheriff Productions’ “Boys to Baghdad”

1/26 – 2018 PRIDE Awards & 25th Anniversary Celebration

1/27 — Dear Sister CLT Brunch 2018

1/27 – African Fashions Pop-Up Tour

2/3 – Gantt Center Community Exhibition Opening

2/3 – 2018 Queen City Black Business Expo

2/8 – “Honesly” Tour featuring Lalah Hathaway

2/16 – The Blackest Weekend Ever & “Black Panther” Premiere

2/24 — The Males Place: All Black Tie Dinner & Gala

2/24 — 2018 Queen City Black Heritage Festival

2/26 – 3/3 – 2018 CIAA Tournament Celebration

 

Have a fun, funky and fruitful weekend everyone! Peace.

 

Live. Laugh. Love. Learn. Listen. Give.

 

#WeekendWarrior   #TheBlackFerrisBueller   #CommunityFirst

 

 

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