Grier Heights: Community Is Family Open House

Levine Museum of the New South

Join Levine Museum of the New South and the Grier Heights Community Center for a free open house on Saturday, February 18, from 12:00-2:00 p.m. to view our exhibition Grier Heights: Community is Family.  This traveling exhibition highlights the history and tenacity of Grier Heights, one of Charlotte’s first independent Black communities. Address: 3100 Leroy Street Charlotte, NC 28205 Date and Time: Saturday, February 18th, 12-2 … Read More

MLK Day 2023: It Takes a Village

Levine Museum of the New South

Join Levine Museum of the New South and Harvey B. Gantt Center on Monday, January 16, from 9a – 4p, for a free family day celebration honoring the legacy of Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.! Programming during MLK Day will take place at the Gantt and Levine Museum: Children’s Book Storytime with Braxton Winston, the Gantt 2nd-floor lobby 9:00 … Read More

Grier Heights: Community Is Family Open House

Levine Museum of the New South

Join Levine Museum of the New South and the Grier Heights Community Center for a free open house, on Nov. 19 at 2:00 p.m., celebrating the opening of our new exhibition Grier Heights: Community is Family.  This traveling exhibition highlights the history and tenacity of Grier Heights, one of Charlotte’s first independent Black communities! Enjoy a DJ, light refreshments, a 360 photo booth and more! Address and Time:  … Read More

What Is It Going To Take? Homelessness in Our Community

Levine Museum of the New South

The homeless population is growing in our community. According to the Charlotte-Mecklenburg Housing and Homeless Dashboard, as of July 31, 2022, there are 2,667 people experiencing homelessness in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg area. Join us on October 27th for a special program discussing homelessness, including insights from the 2021 Housing Instability Report by the UNCC Urban Institute. What challenges and needs do … Read More

What Is It Going To Take? Becoming A Welcoming City

Levine Museum of the New South

As part of Welcoming Week, join us at MacFly Fresh for a discussion with Federico Rios (Assistant Director, Office of Equity, Mobility and Immigrant Integration – City of Charlotte) about the challenges immigrants in our community face, what it means to create a Welcoming City, and how we can all play a role. Celebrate Welcoming Week alongside special guests from … Read More