A $10 donation gets your child (or YOU) photos with Santa (emailed to parent), a kid's Hot Cocoa, and a cookie! Join us for some Christmas magic and help our team, the Central Shorties, raise money for the 2017 Walk to End Lupus Now! $10
Come out and enjoy some of the finest wines from local and national vendors at our Plaza Midwood and Davidson locations. We will be pairing each selection with tasty bites and tempting treats from some of your favorite local vendors too. Try old favorites and new varietals that tease the palette and leave you thirsty for more. *Free* FREEhttps://www.facebook.com/events/672623076248694/
Join CBCC in bringing joy to children this holiday season. CBCC is hosting its 12th Annual 'Puppies for Patients' program whereby donors who give blood now thru December 31 will be able to sign a gift tag that will then be attached to a stuffed toy puppy and delivered by CBCC to children in area hospitals and care facilities during the holidays. More public drives can be found at Community Blood Center of the Carolinas’ website www.cbcc.us. CBCC has donation centers in Charlotte, Concord, Gastonia, Hickory, and Greensboro (http://www.cbcc.us/about/donor-center-hours.php for center hours). Call 704-972-4700 or go to www.cbcc.us to make nonehttp://www.cbcc.us
If you’re going to headline the “Rippin’ Weekend,” you better be able to tear it up. Aqualads have been doing just that for 20 years with their solidly performed surf rock. Add to that the fantastic rock and strong songwriting of Amigo and tell people the night’s gonna start with the rock of Late Bloomer. Three of Charlotte’s finest groups, under one roof, all on the same night. There should already be a line forming outside... $7
Jazz Workshop and Improv hosted by John M Shaughnessy II. Bring your axe and play some music, sing (PA provided), bring your jazz and improvised music charts and have them performed by some of Charlotte's best jazz musicians. FREE
Did you ever try expressing life’s peaks or valleys through verse? Join Linda Phillips, local author of Crazy, for a discussion of selected books in verse and a hands-on opportunity to explore your own poetic talent.http://www.cmlibrary.org/calendar
The female Flipmode Squad member with the iconic voice, Rah Digga’s career trajectory was harmed by her label’s refusal to release her second album in 2004 after most of the songs leaked to the web. The Lyricist Lounge veteran has remained a constant in the underground, however, and true hip hop heads recognize her as one of the most important female lyricists of her generation.
Taste a variety of beers and enjoy the $3 draft specials. Free