West of uptown between South End and the airport
11 a.m and 12:30 p.m. | Every first Saturday of the month through June 2018 | West Boulevard Library (2157 West Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28208)
June 2, 2018
ART: African American writing workshop (11 a.m – 12 p.m.)
MUSIC: Drum Circle with collab from arts/writing class (12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.)
Inspired by Guerilla Poets
11:30 a.m. | Every first Tuesday of the month through June 2018 | West Boulevard Library (2157 West Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28208)
Join Guerilla Poets on your lunch break for 30 minutes of spoken word, art and music inspired by the book of the month. Always new, always inspiring.
Visual Art Workshop with Live Music presented by Community School of the Arts
Visual art workshop series with a different project activity each workshop. Accompanying the art-making experience will be live music. These workshops are free, intended for families, and appropriate for all ages.
2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. | June 9, June 23 | Scaleybark Library (101 Scaleybark Rd, Charlotte, NC 28209)
10:45 a.m. – 12:45 p.m. | June 7 | Southview Recreation Center (1720 Vilma St, Charlotte, NC 28208)
1 p.m. – 3 p.m. | May 26 | West Boulevard Library (2157 West Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28208)
West Boulevard Library Culture Blocks Tour
3 p.m. – 5 p.m. | June 5 | West Boulevard Library (2157 West Blvd, Charlotte, NC 28208)
Experience interactive arts and science programs. Build a story about your pet super hero, explore genetic experiments and activities, create a community artwork piece and more. Programs provided by Discovery Place, Red Calaca Studio and Brighter Days Arts Education. For all ages.
Learning Arts Barre presented by Sycamore Project
10 a.m. – 12 p.m. | Every Saturday from July 7 to November 17 | Arbor Glen Outreach Facility (1520 Clanton Rd, Charlotte, NC 28208)
Join your West Side neighbors in an inter generational creative space. In these series of workshops, you will explore colors, textures, images and text to create small quilts representing your life.Choreographed dance, poetry and sketches will be used as another form of expression. These workshops are appropriate for all ages. For more information email firstname.lastname@example.org
An hour of live jazz, blues and storytelling by the Dapper Street Jazz Band. Attendees are encouraged to cut a strut if the music moves ya. You dig? Ages 55 and up.