Robert Smalls’ life traced a trajectory from escaped slave to Civil War hero to South Carolina legislator and US Congressman. He piloted two warships and helped create South Carolina’s first public schools. Artifacts in this exhibit — offering a view of war and reconstruction — include letters, photos and a replica of the “big house” where Smalls was enslaved. $5-$8
Many Psychic’s will tell you that using tools, (like tarot cards, bones, feathers, and shells) make you less of an intuitive.Nothing can be further from the truth. Each of us draws our knowledge from books, and our wisdom from cellular memory and experience. Learn the foundations of Crystal Reading from Gina and Autumn. In-depth tools to practice Crystal Readings. Gina combines the art of divination with crystals. Chakra knowledge is the perfect foundation, but not necessary. You'll need: •A minimum of 7 Crystals in any shape or color. (Don’t have ‘em? No Worries! Autumn will hook you up!) $25http://www.haylostudiolounge.com/happening/
The Cross-Mat Mandala Class is a Universal Yoga method that skillfully integrates asanas, vinyasas, & turns on the mat with pranayamas, mantras and internal awareness. Two mats crossed in a “plus sign” allow for more creative freedom, a wider array of sequencing patterns and greater efficiency of practice. The class is intelligently paced and open to any level of practitioner. It is a method of practice that supports supple-stability of the body, wise use of energy and clarity of mind. $20https://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=11941&stype=-8&sView=day&sLoc=2&sTrn=100000344
Are you a new or expecting dad looking for Charlotte’s cool dad community? Dads + Bags + Brews is your monthly pint-filled brewery hangout for dads and dads-to-be, sponsored by Baby+Company, Charlotte’s only birth center. Join for craft beer, cornhole, friends, and fun. Open to all; babies and children welcome! Freehttps://www.facebook.com/events/1743161559344597/
In this 4-week series, we’ll break down the components of a Vinyasa-style class in a fun, relaxed learning environment. A sampling of topics we will cover: * the mechanics of key postures that are frequently taught in Slow Flow and Powerful Flow classes * how to utilize props to help you move * alignment concepts to prepare you to practice safely * breathing techniques to support you on and off the yoga mat Classes held Sundays 1/22/2017 – 2/12/2017 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm $75 for all 4 weekshttps://clients.mindbodyonline.com/classic/ws?studioid=11941&stype=-8&sVT=49&sView=day&sLoc=0
Presented by: Mills Entertainment. The legacy of the beloved “Mister Rogers” lives on with the hit television series, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood, from The Fred Rogers Company and airing daily on PBS KIDS. Now, Daniel and all of his friends are hopping aboard Trolley to delight live audiences with DANIEL TIGER’S NEIGHBORHOOD LIVE! Donning his iconic red sweater, Daniel takes the audience on an interactive musical adventure as he and his friends explore the vibrant world of their much-loved Neighborhood of Make-Believe, sharing stories of friendship, helping others, and celebrating new experiences. This live theatrical production filled with singing, dancing, laughter and “grr-ific” surprises will warm the hearts of multiple generations. $25-$75
Art Latino Now exhibits the works of Latino artists selected by national competition. The show highlights the diverse cultural and artistic contributions of Latinos in the United States.Weekdays: 10 a.m.- 8 p.m. Weekends: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. free
BLT Steak is happy to continue its partnership with Charlotte Restaurant Week! Dine with us Friday, January 20th-Sunday, January 29th to enjoy our specialty dinner menu. Available for $35, menu items include Sweet Potato Bisque, Fregola Pasta, Faroe Island Salmon, 8 oz Hanger Steak and our infamous Chocolate Peanut Butter Mousse and Banana Ice Cream. For reservations, please call (704) 972-4380 or visit bltrestaurants.com/blt-steak/charlottehttp://bltrestaurants.com/blt-steak/charlotte
Beyond The Arts provides top notch art education to Charlotte's youth at affordable rates! Each lesson is different and students learn art history, technique, terms, and more! Visit us on Facebook to stay up to date with lessons and locations! 7
Presented by: Opera Carolina. La Traviata has an age-old theme that's still relevant. (Both Pretty Woman and Moulin Rouge! adapted the romance between a "working girl" and the wealthy suitor who offers her a better life. Hollywood gave it a happy ending, but Verdi gave us one of the most glorious death scenes in all of opera. $20-$154
Includes works by female artists such as Helen Frankenthaler, Lee Krasner, Elaine de Kooning, Joan Mitchell, and Grace Hartigan, as well as works by their colleagues Perle Fine, Jay DeFeo, Sonia Getchoff, Deborah Remington, Ethel Schwabacher, Mary Abbott and Judith Godwin.
Roll up to The Spoke Easy to catch an inspiring film about bicycles. Inspired in part by Vittorio De Sica’s classic The Bicycle Thief, Haifaa al-Mansour’s Wadjda is about “an enterprising Saudi girl who signs on for her school’s Koran recitation competition as a way to raise the remaining funds she needs in order to buy the green bicycle that has captured her interest.” The Spoke Easy has a few local beers on tap in case you need to take the edge off, because this one looks like a tearjerker. Free
The Open Web Application Security Project Los Angeles Chapter is teaming up with the Orange County, Santa Barbara and San Diego chapters to bring you the Fourth Annual AppSec California. The event is directed at information security professionals, developers, pentesters, and QA and testing professionals, as they gather from around the world to learn and share knowledge and experiences about secure systems and secure development methodologies.