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Lobby Day by Raising Wages NC

Raising Wages NC is hosting a statewide lobby day to demand a raise for working families of North Carolina to $15 an hour. Sign up and make your voice heard! All NC workers are invited. We also invite the owners of businesses who support a living wage We are helping to coordinate free transportation. Register now to reserve your seat.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 10am - 5pm Raleigh, NC

https://raisingwagesnc.org/lobby-day-sign-up

What are Principals Saying about Equity? By MeckEd

What are Principals Saying about Equity? By MeckEd

Here is your chance to ask a a few CMS school principalsabout their views on equity in the school system. Hear their thoughts on theBreaking the Link report. Learn how they allocate Title I dollars. And, howhaving high SES and low proficiency scores affects their resources.

Thu May 24, 2018 6:30pm + 8:30pm Eastern Time @ Camp North End, 1824 Statesville Ave, Charlotte, NC 28206

https://www.facebook.com/events/153396788687492/

QCC Documentaries & Discussion: Cultural Diversityby Petra's, Queen City Cinephiles

QCC Documentaries & Discussion: Cultural Diversityby Petra's, Queen City Cinephiles

In celebration of Cultural Diversity in the month of May, this lineup will show Documentaries from around the globe. Admission is $5. Petra's will have a stocked bar for you and allows you to bring in outside food. Admission is $5

Tues, May 29, 7-9p @ Petra's Bar, 1919 Commonwealth Ave, Charlotte, NC 28205, USA

https://www.facebook.com/events/1936487269948990/

Ritmo & Sabor by Latin American Coalition & Carlotan Talents

Ritmo & Sabor by Latin American Coalition & Carlotan Talents

Sat, June 2, 5-11p @ Midwood International & Cultural Center 1817 Central Avenue Charlotte NC

Third annual Caribbean Celebration Ritmo & Sabor festival to Plaza Midwood, one of Charlotte's most diverse neighborhoods! Featuring the official album release of Orquesta Mayor, North Carolina Finest Salsa group, Bachata flow, dance performance and FREE salsa lessons by RW Latin Dance and delicious, authentic Latin cuisine, this event will be fantastic celebration of the Caribbean for the entire family to enjoy! FREE ADMISSION.

https://www.facebook.com/events/914773588701112/

Charlotte Street Use and Event Information

Charlotte Event and Street Usage information to help you in your travels.

Street Use and Event Information

Charlotte on the Cheap suggestions

Check out the website: Charlotte on the Cheap for great ideas for things to do.

http://www.charlotteonthecheap.com.