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Mar
27

UNC Charlotte Director's Screening of: Growing Up Married 

Join OIP for a screening and discussion of Growing Up Married, with director, Dr. Eylem Atakav! It explores what happens after child marriages by sharing the stories of four women. RSVP is requested. 

Time:
6:30pm-8:00pm

Venue:
UNCC Belk Gym Room 201

Cost:
Free

Mar
27

Learn About International Trade and More 

Join Charlotte International Rotary Club and the Magellan Society in welcoming Tory Pelshak, Chair of the Charlotte International Cabinet and global entrepreneur for a Global Spotlight conversation. With over 15 years of international trade experience, Troy enjoys discussing and encouraging business, commerce and trade with the United States and other foreign regions.

Time:
5:30pm-7:00pm

Venue:
Pfeiffer University - Rose Jay Dining Room

Cost:
$10

Mar
28

Grow Your Business - Email & Social Media

Join this Latin American Chamber of Commerce workshop which will help makes sense of the myid of marketing options fro small businesses. Learn the best strategies, tools and tactics to make your marketing efforts as effective as possible. In this seminar, we are going to show you how to make the most of the combination of email and social media for your business. 

Time:
6:00pm-8:00

Venue:
Northeastern University - Charlotte

Cost:
Free

Mar
29

UNC Charlotte Confucius Institute Opening Celebration

Featuring dance and musical performances by Chinese students from UNCC's Confucius Institute partner, Shanxi University, a comprehensive university of arts and sciences located in Taiyuan, Shanxi Province. A reception will follow in the Lucas Room of the Cone Center.

Time:
6:30pm-7:30

Venue:
UNCC Mckinght Hall

Cost:
Free

Mar
29

2017 British Consul General Awards Dinner 

Join us as we celebrate an evening of success and accomplishment, recognizing US and UK companies helping drive the economy in the Carolinas. Awards presented by H.M. Consul General, Jeremy Pilmore-Bedford. Black-tie optional.

Time:
6:00pm-8:00pm

Venue:
Quail Hollow Country Club

Cost:
$200-$225

 Mar
30

WACC Private Dinner with First Lady of Cape Verde

Don't miss this opportunity to enjoy small-group conversation over a gourmet meal with lawyer, advocate, and First Lady of Cape Verde, Her Excellency Ligia Fonseca.

 

Time:
6:30pm-8:30pm

Venue:
The Charlotte City Club

Cost:
$150

Mar
30

Adventures in Dining Cooking Class

Take a culinary trip across the Atlantic with the Magellan Society. It might be a little early for the King's birthday, but while the tulips are blooming at the famous keukenhof Garden we will be whipping up a few Dutch treats. Learn how to make Hutspot (a legendary stew from Leiden), Kibbeling (the classic fried fish dish) and for those of you with a sweet tooth we'll make some oliebollen. Enjoy food, wine and new friends.

Time:
6:30pm-8:30pm

Venue:
Private Residence - sent upon registration

Cost:
$25

Mar
31

The Volunteers: AFS Then & Now

Please join AFS for an evening celebrating AFS Intercultural Programs
in the Greater Charlotte region. AFS is a leader in international student
exchange with more than 50,000 global volunteers who help foster intercultural learning and global citizenship in communities around the world.

Time:
6:00pm

Venue:
Levine Museum

Cost:
$35

Mar
31

Swiss Music Night: Pascal Auberson

Join WACC 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 

Mar
31

LACCC Cafe Y Pastel- OPEN HOUSE

Join the Latin American Chamber of Commerce for breakfast and an open house at their Scaleybark office; There will be vendors/businesses, food, music and fun! 

Time:
7:30am-11:30am

Venue:
LACCC 145C Scaleybark Rd 

Cost:

Save the Date

Mayor's International Community Awards May 11
Soccer Without Borders Apr 3
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
A Conversation with Albemarle Corporation's President & CEO Apr 20
Dances of India Apr 29