Bring lawn chairs and blankets with you so you can sit back and enjoy the music. Kosher-style food and non-alcoholic beverages will be for sale. $5
Almost everyone has an injury from time to time especially those that exercise and participate in sports. As a certified sports physician for over 30 years and a former elite athlete, Dr. Haas will share techniques that miraculously speed up the healing process and tips that will aid your recovery. This class is free but the space is limited. Please call (704) 837-2420 or email reception@HaasWellnessCenters.com to reserve your seat. Free
Helen and Rachel McCallister, who live in a town called Roam, are as different as sisters can be: Helen, older, bitter, and conniving; Rachel, beautiful, naive--and blind. When their parents die suddenly, Rachel has to rely on Helen for everything, but Helen embraces her role in all the wrong ways, convincing Rachel that the world is a dark and dangerous place she couldn't possibly survive on her own . . . or so Helen believes, until Rachel makes a surprising choice that turns both their worlds upside down.
Stache House is Charlotte’s newest bar and lounge located in the historic South End neighborhood. Featuring high-end liquors, specialty martinis, select wines, craft beer and a variety of flavored hookah ‘Stache House creates the ideal environment for the busy Charlotte sophisticate to relax and enjoy after work cocktails or celebratory drinks. There is no cover but you are responsible for purchasing your own drinks. n/a
Prerequisite: Bellydance Level 1 with Zarifa. Veil dance and zill (finger symbols) techniques are taught. Soft shoes, comfortable dancewear and exercise mats needed. M/$56 B/$34 NM/$80 per session
A night of frequencies brought to you by a man who has become a household name in the world of drum & bass. The HERTZ 2 Year Anniversary Featuring: Wilkinson (UK) – Ram Records Artist Links: http://ramrecords.com/component/content/article/35-artists/80-ram-records-wilkinson-biography-a-bookings http://soundcloud.com/wilkinsonuk Local Support: Tony Dubz, Will Love, and B.Z. (Heavy Heads) Dark Intelligence & Forrest Bump (Smash Bro’z) R1 & Ichi Ni (Cobraconz) $10 before 11 / $15 after
The Puerto Rican Cultural Society of Charlotte will host its 4th Annual Honoring Our Heroes Picnic. Come join PRCSC for an afternoon of family fun with live music, Puerto Rican food, dominoe tournament and much more. Wear your favority military gear or your most creative Puerto Rican t-shirt for a chance to win a cool prize. 0
Special Agent Stella Lavender is looking forward to an elegant outdoor wedding, a much-needed change of pace from her adrenaline-fueled work as an undercover drug agent. On the grassy lawn of the Rosscairn Castle B&B, she waits with the couple’s family and friends for the ceremony to begin. But one of them has other plans, and as the guests grow restive, the satin-clad bride is dying most horribly. When the sheriff asks for Stella’s assistance, she’s energized by the opportunity to prove herself. But why would someone kill Justine, the bride, on her wedding day?
It is 1943--the height of the Second World War. With the men away at the front, Berlin has become a city of women. On the surface, Sigrid Schroder is the model German soldier's wife: She goes to work every day, does as much with her rations as she can, and dutifully cares for her meddling mother-in-law, all the while ignoring the horrific immoralities of the regime.
When Julia Elaine Newton, a young, pretty Ohio girl, volunteered to go on a mission to the Belgian Congo, she knew it was going to be a huge change. But she never expected to wind up teaching at an all-girls boarding school that consisted mostly of runaway child brides! Much to her chagrin, Buakane was born beautiful. If only she'd been ugly, Chief Eagle would not have noticed her. Escaping from an arranged marriage, the scrappy young girl finds her way to Julia Newton and the school.
Let's meetup and raise money for a wonderful cause in Charlotte--the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Fees will be $15 in advance and $20 at the door. One drink (beer or wine and light appetizers will be served for your fee). We will have an icebreaker and make it easy for folks to mix and mingle. Looking forward to meeting you all! $15 in advance, $20 at the door
Celebrating our 40-plus years, we are the area's longest-running all-volunteer non-profit community string orchestra - led by conductor Aleo Sica. This concert will feature a Theremin, an electronic musical instrument played by the free movement of the performer’s hands in the space around it. While we are proud to continue the tradition of offering a FREE concert to the public, any donation(s) would be extremely appreciated. We’re also collecting for the food pantry; feel free to bring a non-perishable item and we’ll make sure it helps those in need! FREE
Sound Scan : the ultimate musical journey House, Afrobeat, Funk, and Hip Hop with Rich Medina (Fusicology) There are few nightclub DJs that have accomplished as much on a global scale as Rich Medina. From his humble beginnings as a young b-boy-turned-DJ in Lakewood, NJ, to his current status manning the decks as one of the most popular DJs in Philadelphia NYC, Rich Medina has consistently taken multi-ethnic crowds on a sonic journey through hip-hop, house, Afrobeat, funk and soul, unearthing one musical gem after another, for almost 20 years. with local support from Dj Justice Ladies $5 before 10:30 / $10 admission
Spring has sprung at Charlotte Fine Art Gallery! Award-winning artist Joni Purk creates vibrant oils with brush or palette knife in many different pictorial styles. On view in May: Purk's seasonal tableaus of flowers, animals, and plants, along with work on this theme by other CFA represented artists. Highlighted THRU May 31. Opening Reception/Meet the Artists: First Friday, May 3, 6-9 p.m. Refreshments served. Gallery hours: Tues 10A-4P; Wed & Thurs 10A-9P; Fri 10A-6P; Sat 10A-2P. Closed Sun and Mon. Email: email@example.com FREE
The public is invited to view the creative works of current oil painting students during its “Night Critter’s” 4th Annual Student Art Show which is free to the public and opens on May 10 at 6:30 p.m. in the main gallery located at 316 Main Street, Pineville, NC. In addition to the art exhibit, attendees will be treated to live music by MCC Music (Marie C. Calabro), wine and other beverages, as well as hors d’oeuvres, on opening night. FREE