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Mar
31

Swiss Music Night: Pascal Auberson

Join World Affairs Council of Charlotte members and supporters for a wonderful Francophone jazz concert hosted by the Betchler Museum of Modern Art. 

Time:
7:00pm

Venue:
Bechtler Museum

Cost:
Free 

Apr
1

International Day of Learning

Enjoy a free fun-filled day for the whole family. Celebrate different cultures, learn about community resources available to you and discover how to support your child at home. Attend three class sessions for a chance to win prizes. The first 500 people will get free lunch. Wear something to represent your culture. 

Time:
10:00am-2:00pm

Venue:
Phillip O. Berry Academy of Technology

Cost:
Free 

Apr
1

 Meet the First Lady of Cabo Verde

Join Johnson C. Smith University for a keynote speech by H.E. Ligia Fonseca in support of "No Backpack Day". Attendees are invited to donate backpacks and personal care items that will be delivered to children in Cabo Verde during a study abroad trip by Johnson C. Smith University students.

Time:
10:30am

Venue:
Biddle Hall Auditorium Johnson Smith University

Cost:
Free

Apr
3

German Mittelstand- Southern SME Forum

 This all-day business conference will feature engaging keynote speakers followed by informative workshops and panel discussions. The forum offers a platform to network, exchange ideas and gain insight in order to strengthen your presence within the U.S. market. 

Time:
7:30am-5:00pm

Venue:
The Chattanoogan Hotel 1201 Broas St. Chatoanooga, TN

Cost:
$95-$370

 

Apr
3

Soccer Without Borders

Join the Charlotte Warburg Chapter of the American Council on Germany for a discussion and reception with Author and Journalist Erik Kirschbaum on his book; Soccer without Borders. 

Time:
5:30pm- 7:00pm

Venue:
Parker Poe 121 Main Street, 11th Floor Columbia SC 29201

Cost:
Free

 

 Apr
4

Immigrants and Extreme Vetting

Join International House for an informative event to learn about the vetting process for our immigrant and refugee neighbors. Presented by International House and Carolina Refugee Resettlement Agency. 

 

Time:
6:00pm- 8:00pm

Venue:
Midwood International & Cultural Center

Cost:
Free

 

Apr
4

International Career Panel

Join The Magellan Society and UNC Charlotte's Office of International Programs to discover international opportunities and career pathways by hearing from a panel of young professionals in international careers.  

Time:
6:30pm-8:00pm

Venue:
UNCC Center City Building- Lecture Hall 204

Cost:
Free

 

Apr
4

Global Investment and Expansion in NC

Join the German American Chamber of Commerce for a cross-cultural panel discussion with executives from French, German and Japanese companies.Includes international networking and complimentary Hors-d'oeuvres and drinks. 

Time:
6:00pm- 8:00pm

Venue:
SKEMA Business School- Raleigh

Cost:
$20-$30

Apr
6

British After Hours: Pub and Distillery Night

 Join members and friends of the British-American Business Council for casual conversation, light bites, good brews and a distillery tour, includes sample tasting, at the oldest distillery in Mecklenburg County - Great Wagon Road Distillery at The Broken Spoke. 

Time:
5:30pm- 7:30pm

Venue:
       The Broken Spoke         227 Southside Dr. Charlotte NC, 28217

Cost:
Free

Apr
6

 

Immigration and Enforcement in Charlotte 

This program will explore how communities in Charlotte have responded to the executive orders administered by Trump regarding restrictions placed on immigration and undocumented immigrants in the United States. 

 

Time:
6:30pm-8:30pm

Venue:
Levine Museum

Cost:
Free

 

Save the Date

Mayor's International Community Awards May 11
Arab American Festival Apr 9 
LACCC Tapas Networking Event Apr 11
Dancing Through Latin America Apr 15 
Dutch Ambassador to Launch EcoNetwork Speaker Series Apr 18
Breaking the Glass Ceiling Apr 19 
CWTA - Mayor's Report on Trade Mission to China Apr 20
Meet the President/CEO of Albemarle Corporation Apr 20
Meet and Greet with new GACC President & CEO Apr 21
Charlotte General Counsel Forum Apr 25