Fun filled artsy event for the Entire Family! Theme: Japanese Inspired. All art supplies are provided. Instructor gives step by step instruction that ensures everyone will live with a masterpiece that they will Love! Costs are very affordable! Adults $12. One child FREE per adult (Additional children only $5 each). $12
The Family Friendly Comedy Improv Musical Variety Extravaganza Starring the Chuckleheads show will be an a suitable for all ages salute to summer 2014 themed unscripted improvisational comedy games (ala Whose Line Is It Anyway?, Improv-a-ganza, and the Second City,) musical games/activities, game show elements, and the heavy-duty audience participation that are staples of the six-year-old Chuckleheads’ improv comedy troupe’s shows. And it’s all made up on the spot. $10/$15http://www.planetimprov.com
An annual event of more than 50 years celebrating the end of summer and the beginning of a new season. Event features artists, music, crafts and more. For more information, visit http://www.festivalinthepark.org.
It's Find Your Muse open mic night at The Evening Muse this and every Monday. Musicians, grab up your music gear and head over to perform one of your own creations in front of a crowd. No one can guarantee they'll be liked, but constructive criticism is always helpful! Get there early to snag a performance spot. And, if you don't play, come out to watch. You never know who might show up. $3
Food for Thought offers interfaith and community thought-provoking presentations consistent with Mecklenburg Ministries’ mission. This month (August) Kathryn Falbo-Woodson will facilitate a discussion for faith communities and faith leaders to better understand mental health crises and suicide with an emphasis on risks, response and prevention. Kathryn is a mental health advocate and trainer and has worked in the mental health field for 14 years, providing outreach, advocacy, training, program & resource development, volunteer management, and direct care for youth, individuals, and older adults with mental health challenges. Free ($7 lunch available on-site)http://www.meckmin.org/events/food-for-thought-august-2014/
Different Roads Home offers support groups of a new sort. Our goal is to focus on individuals that are HIV positive, how they can live a positive lifestyle, and connect with other positive people. This group is open to men and women who are HIV positive, as well as their supporters, who may attend regardless of their status. Friends and Family meetings are held the fourth Wednesday of each month at 6:30pm at Different Roads Home. For more information or to RSVP, please contact us at email@example.com. Free