You are invited to Temple Beth El's 20th Annual Comparative Religion Series. The 2017 theme is "Am I My Brother's Keeper? Roots of Ethical Responsibility". The Series begins on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 and runs for 5 successive Tuesday evenings through Tuesday, February 28, 2017. The 6th and final session will be held on THURSDAY, March 9, 2017. Guest speakers will offer their faith's perspectives on this compelling topic. The Series is FREE and open to the public. No RSVPS are necessary. For a complete schedule of guest speakers, visit http://templebethel.org/events/comparative-religion-series-4/ FREEhttp://www.templebethel.org
The exhibit will present more than 200 highlights of this collection in a new installation in the Alexander, Spangler, and Harris Galleries at Mint Museum Randolph.
In 2010, the 1st Fashion Defined concept show was held in Columbia, SC. We're now proud to bring our 6th show to the world - Runaway in America's Queen City of Charlotte, NC. A concept show is a unique live experience that brings numerous avenues of the arts together in order to deliver a story-like production that challenges the mindsets of our audience. With a high focus on fashion, Fashion Defined's concept shows utilize visual arts, poetry, dance, music, & film in seamless productions that target specific social topics in one-of-a-kind fashion. $30.00http://www.abevy.org/fdrunaway
Features live exhibits of mammals, birds, reptiles and amphibians native to North Carolina. Get close to wildlife by walking among butterflies in a Butterfly Pavilion, observing live animals in both Creative Cavern and Insect Alley, hanging out in "Our Big Backyard" or exploring the Paw Paw Nature Trail.
The mid-nineteenth was a time for evolution, expansion and innovation for American ceramics. On view in this exhibit are works of art from the museum’s permanent collection, selected to illustrate the variety of American wares produced in the second and third quarters of the nineteenth century. The objects range from the unadorned to the ornamented and include examples from prominent manufacturers and craftsmen active during this time period.
A collection of art forms showcasing the vast cultural, physical, historical and religious diversity that can be found across the African continent.
The exhibit features examples of European ceramics and other works from the museum's permanent collection, which were inspired by classical antiquities.
Selections from the museum’s recent exhibition, A Thriving Tradition: 75 Years of Collecting North Carolina Pottery, are supplemented by more highlights from the museum’s permanent collection.
Celebrating the role of Mary Myers Dwelle, the driving force behind the creation of The Mint Museum.
MeckMin in partnership with Insight Meditation Community of Charlotte offers a free, weekly noon meditation (15 minutes of meditation introduction, 30 mins of meditation followed by 15 mins of Q&A). Add some peace of mind to your hectic week. Appropriate for beginners through seasoned meditators. The Dharma Leaders from Insight Meditation share a profound awareness of the significance of meditation and the power of mindfulness All faith backgrounds welcome – presented in an educational environment. Freehttp://www.meckmin.org/weekly-noon-meditation/
Weekly Wednesday Evening Meditation Insight Meditation Community of Charlotte Practice instructions for those new to meditation at 7pm. Silent 30 minute mindfulness meditation at 7:30pm followed by a dharma talk and discussion. IMC Charlotte is dedicated to the practice of Insight (Vipassana) Meditation and Lovingkindness (Metta) practice. Persons of all faiths and beliefs who seek freedom of heart and mind are welcome. We also study and practice Mindfulness with the intention of integrating wisdom and manifesting compassion in all aspects of our lives. Park Road Baptist Church, Milford Chapel, 3900 Park Rd Free. Donations welcome.http://www.IMCCharlotte,org
Enjoy Sonic Rewind perform 70's & 80's classic rock hits at City Tavern in Waxhaw! Ages 21 & up. $5
Hands-on learn how to save life & limb, when mired in the wilderness of an urban disaster zone, rural area far from hospital, or natural area miles from an access point, during the critical minutes or hours before ambulance hand-off. Blend of classroom instruction and hands-on problem-solving rescue scenario practice. Come away with actual do-it-yourself care-giving confidence. No prerequisites. For adults & focused youths ages 12+. Know your loved ones are safe wherever they are. 185http://www.solowfa.com/