Weekly Planner: 15 Things To Do This Week, Including Events To Honor Veterans Day


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The basics of podcasting

SkillPop | 7 pm-8.30pm | $ 24 | Details

Why should you go: Join podcasting expert Andy Goh for this virtual session where he will teach you how to create a podcast from scratch. You will cover topics such as content planning and development, essential material and its usage, and how to publish your podcast on multiple platforms.

Open Air: an artist’s conversation with Dare Coulter + KOLPEACE

Online | 7 pm-8pm | Free | Details

Why should you go: Virtually join the Gantt Center for a conversation with award-winning painter, muralist and sculptor Dare Coulter and artist, educator and activist KOLPEACE.

Buy a house 101

Enlarge | 19h | Free | Details

Why should you go: First-time home buyer? This virtual session will cover everything you need to know about the home buying process.

Straight No Chaser Back in the High Life Tour 2021

Auditorium des Fours | 7:30 p.m. | $ 39 + | Details

Why should you go: The chart-topping a cappella group Straight No Chaser hits the road on their first nationwide tour since the start of the pandemic.

Mindful gaze: “Fog and morning sun”

Uptown Currency Museum | 6.30pm-7.15pm | Free | Details

Why should you go: Take part in this 45-minute mindfulness session and discussion of the artwork “Morning Fog and Sun” in the John Leslie Breck: American Impressionist exhibit.

Fall pies from scratch

SkillPop | 7 pm-8.30pm | $ 24 | Details

Why should you go: Keia from Milk Glass Pie will show you how to make two fall pies for the season – an apple pie and a cream pie.


Carolinas Veterans Day Festival

Champ Truist | 9 am to 2 pm | Free | Details

Why should you go: Join Veterans Bridge Home at Truist Field to celebrate the United States Armed Forces and their families. There will be activities for the whole family, including a veterans exhibition, group training, freefall parachute jump, and even military pageantry.

Ice skating opening day

White water center | 9 am to 8 pm | Day pass $ 25, parking $ 6 | Details

Why should you go: Outdoor skating returns to the Whitewater Center. Skate rental is included in the price of the ticket.

Veterans Day Celebration

Brewers at 4001 Yancey | 5 p.m. Free for veterans | Details

Why should you go: Celebrate and honor those who fought for our country by heading to Brewers at 4001 Yancey for an evening of food, ax throwing and live music. Free burgers will be served to all serving veterans and military personnel.

Preview event of the book “The Vote Collectors”

Free brewery | 6 pm-9pm | Free | Details

Why should you go: Our Michael Graff and our colleague Nick Ochsner celebrate the upcoming release of their first book The Vote Collectors. Moderated by Mike Allen of Axios, this conference will give guests the opportunity to ask questions and hear directly from the authors.

Breathwork for stress relief

Mood house | 8 pm-8:45pm | $ 10 for non-members, free for members | Details

Why should you go: End your week with this anti-stress breathing class in the meditation space.

Driving zipped day coats

Dilworth Neighborhood Grid | 8 am to 4 pm | Free | Details

Why should you go: Help Charlotte Mechanical reach her goal of donating 6,000 coats to needy people in our community by dropping off a new or lightly worn coat at this drive-in style event.

Yoga with Dance Lotus Yoga + Arts

Rosies Wine Garden | 8 am-9am | $ 20 | Details

Why should you go: Start your Friday with an invigorating yoga class in the garden with Dancing Lotus Yoga.

Indoor gardening workshop for beginners

Twigs & Figs | 6 pm-8pm | $ 45 | Details

Why should you go: Learn the basics of parenting plants in this hands-on workshop covering everything from watering to repotting your plant. The ticket includes a beautiful tropical plant with a pot and plant care products to take home.

Decades Patio Party: The 90s

Brewers at 4001 Yancey | 19h | Free | Details

Why should you go: Enjoy a night of nostalgia at this 90s themed party with pizza bagel bites, Tang and Yoo-hoo cocktails, music, costume contest, and 90s sitcoms and cartoons on the big screen of the patio.

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