East Charlotte Block
East Charlotte along the Central Avenue corridor, Independence Boulevard and Hickory Grove Road
Hickory Grove Library Culture Blocks Tour
11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. | June 19 | Hickory Grove Library (5935 Hickory Grove Rd, Charlotte, NC 28215)
Experience interactive arts and science programs. Explore genetic experiments and activities, create a community artwork piece and more. Programs provided by Discovery Place and Brighter Days Arts Education. For all ages.
Creative Clay Workshop Series by Clayworks
Hickory Grove Library (5935 Hickory Grove Rd., Charlotte, NC 28215)
Each workshop will have a different topic to reflect the history and cultural influences of clay and the ceramic arts.
Tuesday, June 5 from 10:30 a.m. – 12 p.m. | For Seniors/Adults | Fun with Pinch Pots: Make a Piggy Bank | Free but preregistration is required. Call 704-416-4400
Wednesday, June 6 from 5 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. | For Teens | Fun with Pinch Pots: Make a Piggy Bank | Free but preregistration is required. Call 704-416-4400
Saturday, June 16 from 1 p.m. – 3 p.m. | All ages | Take a Spin on a Potter’s Wheel | Does not require registration
Motown & More presented by DNAMuzic
10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. | December 6 | Methodist Home Recreation Center/Shamrock Senior Center (3200 Shamrock Dr, Charlotte, NC 28215)
Come out to this musical journey of one of America’s cherished genres—the music of Motown and the journey of the Great Migration. We’ll also share the connections of musical forms that influenced the Motown sound with some interesting cross-cultural connections! This is 50-60 minute program is for all ages.