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 11 | Savory Saturdays
Savory Saturdays is back in a new location! Come out to Blue Blaze Brewing (528 Turner St.) on Saturday, May 11 at 9am. There will be breakfast food trucks, food, and neighbors.
May 12 | 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 13 | Poetry and Pancakes
Share original poetry or bring something from a favorite poet to read in exchange for some pancakes! Come out May 13 at 3:30pm. More information>>
May 15 | Teen Summit
Join the round-table discussion on May 15 at 3:30pm at Beatties Ford Library to learn more about social issues-e.g., cyber-bullying, dating violence, LGBT issues, etc and how to access resources to help you navigate a changing world. More Information>>
May 16 | Effective Interview Strategies
Come out to the Beatties Ford Library on May 16 at 2:00pm for a class that will explore the different strategies that have been proven to be effective in interviews and practice applying those strategies. More Information>>
May 17 | Tax Relief
If you are over 65 or disabled you may qualify for relief from Mecklenburg County property taxes. Come out May 17 to the Friendship Missionary Baptist Church (3400 Beatties Ford Rd.) at 10am. Be sure to bring your 2018 Federal Tax Return. If you are under 65 and disabled bring a certificate from your doctor or governmental agency stating that you are disabled. To sign up call 980-256-7955. See flyer below for 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!