|Every 2nd Tuesday:
Deafolina Senior Citizens
(9:30 a.m. - Noon)
Gatherings include short meetings, themed social, and educational workshops.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg Senior Center
2225 Tyvola Road
Members are ages 50+; non-members welcome.
Charlotte Athletic Association of the Deaf
(7 p.m. - 10 p.m.)
AMF Bowling Center
1120 Brigmon Lane
Matthews, NC 28105
For more information email Donnie or Sherrie Stewart
Charlotte Jewish Film Festival Opening Night
March 2, 2013
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
The 9th Annual Charlotte Jewish Film Festival opens with the documentary that has been wowing audiences across the nation- Hava Nagila (The Movie). This is an entertaining look at the song that has come to define the American Jewish experience. It started out as a Hasidic prayer and is now heard at every Jewish celebration as well as at the ballparks. Singers ranging from Harry Belafonte to Elvis have belted out this feel-good, joyous tune. Film Director Roberta Grossman will be in attendance. Screening followed by professionally catered reception and live musical entertainment.
3rd Annual Charlotte Black Film Festival
February 28 - March 2, 2013
UNCC City City Building
$30 - $99 (all access festival pass)
The 3rd Annual Charlotte Black Film Festival's itinerary includes three days of educational and empowering film screenings, panel discussions, hands-on workshops and networking opportunities. In addition, the CBFF’s prestigious Red Carpet “Vision Awards” will recognize the achievements of emerging actors, composers, screenwriters and directors.
A Night in Rio
February 23, 2013
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
$12 - $15
The Latin American Coalition invites you to the 4th annual Brazilian Celebration. Take a journey through Brazil in an evening featuring traditional dancing, live musical performances of Samba, Bossa Nova, and Brazilian Beats, authentic food, art and crafts. You won't want to miss the contagious energy of Brazil’s famous Carnaval at this one-of-a-kind cultural experience. Sold out for the past two years!
18th Annual Human Rights Campaign Gala2013
February 23, 2013
Charlotte Convention Center
Join more than 1,600 gay and straight allies at the 18th annual Human Rights Campaign gala as it returns to Charlotte, North Carolina. The annual black-tie fundraiser, scheduled for 6 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013 at the Charlotte Convention Center, will be the highlight of the fundraising year for the LGBT community in the Carolinas.
February 24, 2013
International House (Room 200)
2:00 - 3:00 pm
Learn about US history to prepare for the Naturalization Interview.
TET Festival 2013
February 17, 2013
CPCC Taylor Hall
11:00 - 3:30 pm
$3 (free for 6 and under)
Program will include cultural performances, lion dance, folk music, ao dai pageants, food, games, crafts, and lots of family fun.