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WEST END SPOTLIGHT

Your Friendly Neighborhood Bar:
Vanity Nail Bar

Engaged couple Brittany Le and Kevin Nguyen have yet to say "I do" at the alter, but they have already said "I do" to going into business together. They set aside their dream of having a house in the Historic West End to pursue their dream of starting a nail bar.

They stumbled upon an office space in the West End and went full-steam ahead with getting the Vanity Nail Bar up and running. Learn about their journey and what to expect from Vanity Nail Bar. Read the full article to learn more.

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WEST END AROUND THE WEB

The Charlotte Post: Community advocate’s objective: Take on West End gentrification: Nonprofit battles predatory land speculators

The Charlotte Post: Honey of an idea: Urban agriculture through West End beekeeping: Initiative a homegrown redevelopment solution

Discover Magazine: Air Quality is Worse in African American Neighborhoods. This Community is Fighting Pollution with Data

Qcitymetro: Hue House launches "The Block," a home for Black creatives

OPPORTUNITIES

ASC CULTURE BLOCKS

ASC Culture Blocks connects communities with responsive arts, science, and history experiences closer to where residents live. The program engages with creative individuals and organizations with a primary mission of arts, science, and/or history to present programs in specific geographic areas. Culture Blocks, funded by Mecklenburg County, supports cultural experiences that are planned with resident involvement and/or take place at libraries, recreation centers, parks, and relevant community spaces. If you have a creative idea to bring programming to your neighborhood follow the link to apply.

The deadline to submit ideas is March 6, 2020 at NOON.
Get more information here>>

WEST END EVENTS

Check out upcoming events in the West End!

 

Friday, February 28th

Saturday, February 29th

Monday, March 2nd

Tuesday, March 3rd

Wednesday, March 4th

Thursday, March 5th

Saturday, March 7th

Sunday, March 8th

Monday, March 9th

Tuesday, March 10th

Wednesday, March 11th

Thursday, March 12th

Friday, March 13th

 

Full list of March events at WestEndCLT.com/events

Have an event that you would like us to add to the West End CLT Events Calendar? Then follow the link to SUBMIT YOUR EVENT>>

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