Around Charlotte Things To Do Places To Go People To See Movies log into calendar / register
Search by keyword or venue View Listings For A Day
    space Add Event

Talks Events
 
Sort by: Event Venue Date
    
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
An Evening with Dan Rather
The Learning Society at Queens welcomes award-winning journalist Dan Rather. For more than 50 years, former CBS News anchor and 60 Minutes correspondent Dan Rather has been the embodiment of the intrepid broadcast journalist. From the Kennedy assassina...
Blumenthal Performing Arts Center – Belk Theater
Charlotte, NC

Tue 2/20/18 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word, Talks/Lectures, Signing/Readings, Family/Child (Books), Meeting
Charlotte Writer's Club 3rd Tuesday Meeting
February 20th, 7-8:30 p.m Charlotte Writers' Club 3rd Tuesday monthly meeting. Speaker: Bryn Chancellor, multiple prize winning author, fiction and nonfiction, assistant professor at UNC-Charlotte, “Dialogue from the Ground Up: Amplifying Place and the Sen...
Providence United Methodist Church
Charlotte, NC

Tue 2/20/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Tue 3/20/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
An Evening With Dan Rather
The Learning Society at Queens welcomes award-winning journalist Dan Rather. For more than 50 years, former CBS News anchor and 60 Minutes correspondent Dan Rather has been the embodiment of the intrepid broadcast journalist. From the Kennedy assassinat...
Knight Theater
Charlotte, NC

Tue 2/20/18 at 7pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Religious
Temple Beth El's 21st Annual Comparative Religion Series
Temple Beth El’s Comparative Religion Committee invites the entire Charlotte community to attend the 21st Annual Comparative Religion Series, “What Does God Want? and Who Speaks for God." Religious leaders representing Judaism, Unitarian Universalism, Chri...
Temple Beth El
Charlotte, NC

Tue 2/20/18 at 7pm-9pm
Tue 2/27/18 at 7pm-9pm
Tue 3/6/18 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
WFAE's Charlotte Talks - Building an Inclusive City: Charlotte's Leaders Share Their Visions
Charlotte finds itself in a unique moment: Many of its top political and civic leaders are African-American including the mayor, police chief, city manager and district attorney. African-Americans also lead the police department, school board, transit syst...
McGlohon Theater at Spirit Square
Charlotte, NC

Wed 2/21/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Gardening, Nature
Billinda Daylily Lecture
As part of Rosedale’s silver anniversary as a museum we are glad to host, the Billinda Daylily Gardens, an officially designated American Hemerocallis Society Garden, is the highlight of this lecture. Bill Gluck, owner and hybridizer, will give an engaging...
Historic Rosedale Plantation
Charlotte, NC

Sat 2/24/18 at 10am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books), Signing/Readings
The Goose & the Guest House - Children's Book Signing
Bring your kids for a reading and meet and greet with the authors of the beautiful new children's book "The Goose & the Guest House." Enjoyed by all ages – Not just for children! Original watercolor illustrations by Noha Elhady. Deep metaphors for ac...
Barnes & Noble – Birkdale Village
Huntersville, NC

Sun 2/25/18 at 3pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Free Public Lecture: Business as a Vocation by Christian businessman and scholar Andreas Widmer
What is the goal of business? Is it simply to generate profit at any cost, or is there more to the work we do every day? Our culture projects the "Wolf of Wall Street" and "Lord Business" as the norm of behavior in the competitive market economy. Is that t...
Belmont Abbey Basilica
Belmont, NC

Mon 2/26/18 at 8pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Conference
Home Business Workshop
The IM Freedom Workshop is a FREE LIVE 2 hour workshop designed to show you how to build and grow a profitable online business. There is a lot of information online which can sometimes seem confusing and complicated for beginners.Attending a live event wil...
Hilton Charlotte Executive Park
Charlotte, NC

Tue 2/27/18 at 12:30pm-2:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Leaders In Action Lecture: Ralph H. Groce, III, Chief Information Officer, Everest Global Services
The BB&T Leaders in Action Lecture Series provides an opportunity for the McColl School of Business and the the campus community at Queens University of Charlotte to engage with a variety of leaders with varying leadership styles and experiences. Lectures ...
Queens University of Charlotte – Duke Energy Auditorium
Charlotte, NC

Tue 2/27/18 at 5:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Signing/Readings
OOLA Guys Bus Tour
Oola guys bus tour will be at the Barnes & Noble, 3327 Pineville-Matthews Road, Charlotte, NC 23226. Phone 704-341-9365. Make 2018 the year you achieve your Oola Life. Place your dream on the Oola bus. Visit with local experts in the areas of fitness, fina...
Barnes & Noble - The Arboretum
Charlotte, NC

Tue 2/27/18 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
E-Waste - Why Recycling Matters!
Central Piedmont Group of Sierra Club hosts Carol Jegou, Chairman and CEO of All-Green Recycling to address this important topic. Electronic waste or E-Waste may be defined as discarded computers, office electronic equipment, entertainment device electron...
Mahlon Adams Pavilion at Freedom Park
Charlotte, NC

Wed 2/28/18 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Friends of the Library's Conversations With The Authors
Conversations with the Authors is an intimate evening cocktail reception in Burwell Hall featuring the annual Book and Author's authors. This year the Friends of the Library is hosting a debut author with local ties and a veteran favorite who has numerous...
Queens University of Charlotte
Charlotte, NC

Mon 3/5/18 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Friends of the Library Book and Author Luncheon
This year's Friends of the Library's Book and Author Luncheon features a debut author with local ties and a veteran favorite with numerous books published. These two guests will make this year's luncheon something to remember. Dan Mallory's debut novel...
Queens University of Charlotte
Charlotte, NC

Tue 3/6/18 at 12pm-1:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Gwendolyn Erickson
Living Love in Wartime: NC Quaker Service During WWI
Charlotte Museum of History
Charlotte, NC

Thu 3/8/18 at 6pm-7pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
The Radium Girls: Authors Kate Moore and Megan Bryant Discuss America’s “Shining Women”
Kate Moore, author of The Radium Girls, and Megan Bryant, author of the new young adult book Glow, will discuss the gripping story of the young women who worked in radium-dial factories during World War I. Falling horribly ill from then-unknown radium pois...
Salem College – Elberson Fine Arts Center
Winston-Salem, NC

Tue 3/13/18 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Author Talk with Bill Kopp - Reinventing Pink Floyd
Bill Kopp with be at Park Road Books discussing and signing his newest book "Reinventing Pink Floyd".
Park Road Books
Charlotte, NC

Thu 3/15/18 at 7pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Poetry Reading/Spoken Word
Poet Stuart Dischell
The Arts at Queens presents poet Stuart Dischell, visiting author for the English Department Reading Series. The author of five books of poetry, including his latest, “Children with Enemies,”Dischell is the recipient of awards from the National Endowment f...
Queens University of Charlotte – Ketner Auditorium
Charlotte, NC

Thu 3/15/18 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Common Read 2017-18: Born to Run
The 2017-18 Common Read selection is Chris McDougall's Born to Run, a text that examines runners who push their bodies to the limit. This nonfiction work examines the lives of the Tarahumara Indians of Mexico, who have honed the ability to run hundreds of ...
Queens University of Charlotte
Charlotte, NC

Mon 3/19/18 at 7pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
The Tenth Muse - La Décima Musa
This year the El Quixote Festival Honors Sor Juana Ines De La Cruz" La Décima Musa, with a dramatic theatrical reading of selected poetic, dramatic, and prose works by Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz (1651-1695), an extremely important colonial Mexican intellect...
Queens University of Charlotte
Charlotte, NC

Sat 3/24/18 at 7pm-11pm
    

Where To Do It!
Filter by City or Town: