It's Thursday!

Hello dear readers! Today we are sharing information about a few upcoming events happening in and near the Historic West End. We hope to see you there!

What's Going On

May 17 | Small Business Concierge 

Join Mark Stewart from the Mecklenburg County Office of Economic Development Small Business Concierge Program provides help with creating business and operational plans, filing for an assumed name, finding funding sources, demystifies legal structures, keeping up with taxes and records, and so much more! More Information>>

May 19 | College Awareness Workshops
Friendship Missionary Baptist Church welcomes parents of all middle school and high school students to attend the College Awareness Workshops. Monthly workshops held on various college readiness topics leading up to a HBCU Fair on September 28th. All workshops will begin immediately following the 9:30am church service and will be held in the Choir Room. Register here>>

May 18 | Art of the Interview
You will enjoy hearing stories about a handful of the thousands of people these acclaimed journalists have interviewed over the years. You’'ll learn what goes into the making of a good interview and will be ready to conduct your own, capturing thoughtful answers to make interesting content for your own documentary or behind-the-scenes work. More Information>>

May 18 | Visual Arts Workshop

The Art and Science Council will provide a visual art workshop series at Beatties Ford Library, with a different project activity at each workshop. More Information>>

May 23 | Building Equitable Cities with Henry Cisneros
Come out to the crucial, action-oriented conversation with Henry Cisneros, former mayor of San Antonio and former HUD Secretary under Pres. Bill Clinton. Cisneros offers practical people-based and place-based strategies for driving equitable growth in cities, with a healthy dose of inspiration and vision.
After Henry's presentation, WFAE President and GM Joe O'Connor will moderate a q&a session with the audience. Get more information>>

Looking for more
West Side events?

Head to the Historic West End Initiative website and click the "Events" tab to see a list of West Side community happenings!  

West End Events Listing >>
Do you have a West Side Event coming up?
Click the link below and submit your event for possible posting on community calendar. Submit An Event>>
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