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Connect to virtual arts, science and history experiences all hosted by local artists, scientists, historians and organizations! Bookmark and check in daily for updates.

All experiences are free unless they are marked with a dollar sign ($).


Monday, September 14

9:30 a.m. - Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and ImaginOn's Family Storytime via Facebook Live

10 a.m. - Wing Haven's Story Time and More (Register)

10:30 a.m. -Charlotte Mecklenburg Library's Listen and Move Storytime via Facebook Live

11 a.m. - Carolina Raptor Center's Avian Home Adventures 2.0 via Facebook Live


Tuesday, September 15

9:30 a.m. - Charlotte Lit's Pen to Paper Live (Register)

9:30 a.m. - Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and ImaginOn's Family Storytime via Facebook Live

10:30 a.m. - Charlotte Mecklenburg Library's Cuentos Virtuales en Español

7 p.m. - ($) Levine Museum of the New South's An Evening with Dr. Bernice A. King

7 p.m. - Harvey B. Gantt Center's Open Air Studio with Artist Alexandria Smith


Wednesday, September 16

9:30 a.m. - Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and ImaginOn's Family Storytime via Facebook Live

10 a.m. - Main Street Books' Tunes & Tales with Jamie LIVE on Instagram

10:30 a.m. - Charlotte Mecklenburg Library's Listen and Move Storytime via Facebook Live

6 p.m. - (Culture Blocks) Ignite Fall Dance Fest

6:30 p.m. - (Welcoming Week 2020) Community Screening and Discussion of Immigration Nation CLT Episode

7 p.m. - Mint Musica & Poesia Cafe via Facebook and YouTube


Thursday,  September 17

9:30 a.m. - Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and ImaginOn's Family Storytime via Facebook Live

10:30 a.m. - Charlotte Mecklenburg Library's Cuentos Virtuales en Español

4 p.m. - ($) Wing Haven's Virtual Imbibe & Inspire Tour

6 p.m. - Bechtler Museum of Modern Art's Cocktails and Conversations: 1 Cent Life

6 p.m. - (Culture Blocks) NC Roots Music Series: The Hamiltones

6 p.m. - PRN's Think and Paint 

7 p.m. - (Culture Blocks) Unplugged Virtual: Curt Keyz & Nathan Storey & Guests!

8 p.m. - JazzArts Charlotte's Keep Jazz A-Live-Streaming: Live from Crown


Friday,  September 18

9:30 a.m. - Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and ImaginOn's Family Storytime via Facebook Live

10:30 a.m. - Charlotte Mecklenburg Library and ImaginOn's Baby Storytime via Facebook Live

12 p.m. -USC Lancaster Native American Studies Center's September Virtual Lunch and Learn: The Ripple Effect of Historical and Curatorial Research in Public Spaces

3 p.m. - LaCa Project's Carlos Estévez: Beachcomber Exhibition


Saturday,  September 19

Kinetic Works presentation of Saxy Thang (through Sept. 26)

10 a.m. - Main Street Books' Moving Stories with Camerin LIVE on Instagram

12 p.m. -($) Charlotte Museum of History's An Afternoon on the Grounds

2 p.m - (Welcoming Week 2020) Virtual & Uplifting Latin American Live Music for Welcoming Week

7 p.m. - Festival Grito Goes Virtual on Facebook

7 p.m. - (Welcoming Week 2020) "Farewell Amor" Film Screening 

7:30 p.m. - ($) Drive-In Movie in Old Town Cornelius


Sunday,  September 20

Art P.O.P Call for Artists - Now Open!

4 p.m. - Charlotte Art League's Drive-In Poetic Edition

6 p.m. - (Culture Blocks) Dope Jazz Series by Dapper Street Productions


ARTS & SCIENCE CAMPS AND CLASSES:

($) Arts+' Virtual Palette (Register)

($) Arts+' Private Music Lessons (Register)

($) Arts+' Charlotte Children's Choir (Register)

Arts+' Studio 345 (Enroll)

($) Blumenthal Teen Actor's Lab (Register)

($) Charlotte Lit's Fall Classes (Register)

($) Children's Theatre of Charlotte's Mini Camps, Teen Studios, Creative Drama, Dance and Movement Classes, Theatre Training, Acting Lessons (Register)

($) Clayworks' Beginning, Intermediate and Advanced Wheel / Beginning Clay / Beginning, Advanced Handbuilding / Rake / Kids and Youth Pottery (Register)

($) Discovery Place's School Camp (Register)

($) El Alma de la Luna Dance Academy (Email elalmadelalunadance@gmail.com)

($) JazzArts Fall Online Programs for Youth (Register)

($) JazzArts Fall Online Programs for Adults (Register)

($) Mint Museum's Summer Creativity Kits (Register)

($) Opera Carolina's Academy Chorus (Register)


COMING SOON:

International House's International Monthly Book Club *Sept 21*

Shae Movement *Sept. 22*

($) Wing Haven's Nosh & Knowledge Webinar Series *Sept. 22*

Harvey B. Gantt Center's Unmasked: Attacks on the Black Vote *Sept. 22*

($) Charlotte Lit's Hip Hop Songwriting *Sept. 24*

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art's Modernism + Film *Sept. 24*

Guerilla Poets Open Mic *Sept. 25*

($) Mad About Modern Home Tour Kickoff Event (Register) *Sept. 26*

($) Mad About Modern Home Tour (Register) *Sept. 26*

Music @ St. Alban's and WDAV's Chamber Music 4 All  virtual concert *Sept. 27*

ASOTT's Virtual Straight-Ahead Jazz - Sunday *Sept. 27*

UNC Charlotte's College of Liberal Arts & Sciences' Personally Speaking: Drones and Support for the Use of Force *Sept. 30*

SouthEnd ARTS' JUSTICE Virtual Art Exhibition *Oct. 2 - Dec. 1* Available on Facebook, Instagram, the SouthEnd Arts website (southendarts.net) and YouTube

2020 ArtWalk & MusicFest of Matthews *Oct. 3 - 17*

Shooting the Street: Making Compelling Pictures out of Uninteresting Moments *Oct. 8*

Keep Jazz A-Live-Streaming: Live from Crown *Oct. 15*

Theatre Charlotte's Broadway Ball: At Home *Oct. 17*

Central Piedmont Arts' "Reconvene" Artist Talk by Keith Bryant *Oct. 22*

USC Lancaster Native American Studies Center's October Virtual Lunch and Learn: Trustworthy, Loyal, Beleaguered: A Decade of Good Intentions in Boy Scouts. *Oct. 23*

($) KIPP:Charlotte's Pop-Up Drive-In Movie Night *Oct. 24*

Central Piedmont Arts' "Love and Gravity" Artist Talk by Linda Luise Brown *Oct. 27*

McColl Center for Art + Innovation's Benefit Art Sale *Oct. 29*

USC Lancaster Native American Studies Center's November Virtual Lunch and Learn: Closing the Circle: Repairing Catawba Foodways. *Nov. 20*

($) Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Foundation' Verse & Vino *Nov. 5*


Other resources:

AerialCLT’s Online Fitness Classes

Arts+'s Preschool Art Lab Activities, Drawing and Comic Art & Adult Art

Bechtler Museum of Modern Art’s #MuseumFromHome Resource Page

Blumenthal @ Home

Carolina Raptor Center’s STEM Adventure Sheets and Avian Enrichment Projects 

Charlotte Ballet's Dispersal - Performance, Interviews & Behind-the-Scenes

Charlotte Ballet's Essence of Numbers

Charlotte Symphony’s Audio Stream of Past CSO Performances, listening guides, educational materials, and more

Children’s Theatre of Charlotte’s #MovementWithMavis Theatre-at-Home Series

Comedy Arts Theater of Charlotte (CATCh) Live, Recorded Improv! Videos

(Culture Blocks) Dear Soul Music Co.’s The Artists’ Way Journey

(Culture Blocks) Kinetic Works' Full STEAM Ahead Performance

(Culture Blocks) Moving Spirits’ Dances of the Diaspora Workshops & Performances

Digi-Bridge’s LEGO Robotics Kit rental

Discovery Place’s Stay-At-Home Science Series

Harvey B. Gantt Center’s Hewitt Collection of African American Art

Harvey B. Gantt Center – How Parents Can use Photography to Educate Kids with Alvin C. Jacobs Jr.

Historic Latta Plantation’s Learning Series

JazzArts Charlotte's JAZZ ROOM - January 2020 (full show)

Levine Museum of the New South’s Lesson Plans and Activities

Levine Museum of the New South's StoryMining: #COVIDHistory

Levine Jewish Community Center's Fitness and Arts Videos

Levine Jewish Community Center's Just for Kids Page

Matthews Playhouse Theater's Park Bench Improvisation Game

Open Door Studio Dance Classes

Rumbao Latin Dance Company’s Online Dance Classes

Storytime with Levine Museum of the New South

The Mint Museum’s #MuseumFromHome Resource Page

NC Learn @ Home Educational Resources

NC Office of Early Learning’s Weekly Learning Activities

Piedmont Music Therapy’s Virtual Course Offerings

The Quarantine Couch podcast, created by ASC grantees Perrine DeShield and Will Jenkins

Town of Davidson's Virtual Parks & Recreation page

WCNC Charlotte’s Weather School

WFAE's Songversations

Wing Haven's Education from Home Page

YMCA 360’s Health & Fitness Videos


If you know of any other programs happening that are not listed here, please email Giovanna Torres (giovanna.torres@artsandscience.org).


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