Making Democracy Work

Selected Events sponsored by non-League organizations

League members may find items of interest here, but these are not League-sponsored events.

Date & Time        Place        Description
Saturday, August 19, 2017
7:00pm
Coastline Convention Center
501 Nutt Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
NAACP Freedom Fund Banquet. The Freedom Fund Banquet is NAACP New Hanover County's major fundraising event of the year. Funds from the banquet will help make a difference in the lives of citizens in Wilmington and surrounding areas.

Further information here.

Tuesday, August 22, 2017
2:30 p.m.
Tri-County Community Collaborative
2814 Carolina Beach Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28412
RESILIENCE: THE BIOLOGY OF STRESS & THE SCIENCE OF HOPE. This documentary chronicles the birth of a new movement among pediatricians, therapists, educators and communities, who are using cutting-edge brain science to disrupt cycles of violence, addiction and disease.

Hosted by the Tri-County Community Collaborative and Prevent Child Abuse North Carolina.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017
10:30 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.
Brunswick County Commissioners Chambers
Sandifer Administration Building
30 Government Center Dr NE
Bolivia, NC 28422
RESILIENCE: THE BIOLOGY OF STRESS & THE SCIENCE OF HOPE. See description above.
Thursday, August 24, 2017
2:00 p.m.
NHC Northeast Library
David Paynter Room
1241 Military Cutoff Road
Wilmington, NC 28405
RESILIENCE: THE BIOLOGY OF STRESS & THE SCIENCE OF HOPE. See description above.
Saturday, August 26, 2017
10-12pm
Franklin Square Park in Southport. Women's Equality Day Celebration. Speakers, information, and music.
Friday, September 29, 2017
9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Warwick Center
UNCW
601 S College Rd.
Wilmington, NC 28403



(http://uncw.edu/map/directions_warwick.html)
Wood Pellet Forum. The Wood Pellet Forum is an educational public event focusing on the effects of the wood pellet industry on North Carolina's communities and forests.

The objectives of the forum are to increase public awareness, understanding and appreciation of consequences of harvesting, processing, transporting and burning wood pellets derived from bottomland swamp and other hardwood forest trees.

For further information email nc.chapter@sierraclub.org