Crowned Sparrow Co. is hosting a crowdfunding event to raise funds for the transformation of their 1968 Shasta Compact Camper into a mobile craft cruiser! They will be featuring some of their most popular crafts at the ultimate craft party. The night will celebrate the fantastic, supportive creative community of Charlotte while having a crafty good time! Join in on this super fun evening of crafting, shopping, eating, drinking, and supporting local small business! Ticket price includes 1 beer, 2 crafts, swag bag, snacks and more! Raffle tickets and t-shirts are also available for purchase! $55http://www.crownedsparrowco.com/craftcruiser
Charlotte Curling will re-open for the 2016-2017 season with a two-week Rocktoberfest celebration. Daily Learn-to-Curl events include two hours of instruction and curling, followed by free German-themed snacks and drinks for purchase at the club’s full bar. $35https://charlottecurling.com/index.php/learn-to-curl/rocktoberfest
This Icelandic folk-rock quartet is also inspired by the blues, as evidenced by their hit single, “Way Down We Go.” The band’s show at the Whitewater Center a few months back was canceled, so this will be their Charlotte premiere. Be sure to get their early for the stunning songcrafting of Bishop Briggs. Her album hasn’t been released yet, but the strength of her first singles has gotten her opening slots on the summer’s hottest tours.
Headline Speaker: Les Brown You should attend because you will hear from America's leading industry experts and learn strategies on: Leadership, Sales Training, Negotiation Skills, Communication Skills, FInance, Relationships, Business Skills, Motivation and more. Get Motivated! Seminars is an energetic, entertaining and the most informative business event that you will attend. ONE DAY WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE FOREVER! Free - $99https://www.getmotivated.com/events/147/comp/creativeloafing
Beer & Branding is hosted by AIGA Charlotte (the Professional Association for Design) in conjunction with the design firm BOLTGROUP. Beer & Branding combines the efforts and creativity of local graphic designers with local home brewers as they work on a brewed beer and branded beer package together – culminating in a brewing competition and a design showcase. FREEhttp://charlotte.aiga.org/event/beer-branding-showcase-2016/
Join a community conversation about Posttraumatic Growth in Clinical Practice with Lawrence Calhoun and Richard Tedeschi, both professors of psychology and practicing psychologists. They offer practical suggestions for lay people as well as clinicians about dealing with people who experience positive growth after suffering trauma. Complimentary in lots directly across 9th Street and directly across Brevard Street from Center City. A reception and book signing will follow the conversation. RSVP is required Freehttp://clas.uncc.edu/engagement/personally-speaking
Fifth Annual Art History Film Festival Women Directors: "Seven Beauties" Kinard Hall 18http://www.winthrop.edu/arts/default.aspx?id=35935
Aaron, a newbie to blind dating, meets with Casey, an expert blind dater, for a first date. A simple night of drinks turns into a chaotic dinner when the couple realizes they are not alone. The people in the restaurant turn into best friends, ex's, and even parents in this comical musical about the chances we take to find true love.
Create. Eat. Drink. Have Fun. Join us for a fun evening of painting at the City Art Room. This is a freestyle session where you are encouraged to paint anything that you prefer. Laugh and paint your way to your very own 12" x 12" canvas masterpiece. Professional artists will be available to assist you with your painting selection so no experience is necessary. You are welcome to have food delivered to you and/or bring in food and soft/hard drinks. Tickets are limited so get your tickets soon! $15 Early Bird Paint Pass - offer expires 1 day before event 15http://www.paintpartyz.com/public-partyz/
Be Kids provides a safe, fun and supportive environment for kids to explore the science of yoga. Each class is structured to allow your child to explore their own strength, flexibility, balance and coordination. Through playful activities, there will be opportunities to develop focus and concentration, release energy, encourage imagination and relax. Be Kids will help your child develop confidence, self-respect, and respect for others. Recommended for ages 6-10. Pricing: $16 Drop in Dates: 9/6, 9/13, 9/20, 9/27, 10/4, 10/11 $16http://beyogaandwellness.com/events-2-be-yoga-charlotte/