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Do you have a green team or creation care committee at your house of worship? Thinking of going solar to reduce carbon emissions and save money? Concerned about climate change’s impacts on those most vulnerable? Then join the Greening Our Faith Communities Summit and connect with people of faith in the Charlotte region as we consider the urgency of the climate crisis and how we can collectively pursue sustainable solutions. All are welcome.
Virtual / Free / May 20: 1-5 p.m., May 21: 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
The Museum will open their 8-acre site for a self-guided, outdoor experience of Charlotte’s oldest home site. Guests can explore the Museum’s park-like setting, walk through the garden, and view the historic buildings.
Charlotte Museum of History / $10 / Noon to 4 p.m.
Grab the family or friends and get ready to have a “pawsome” time while raising money for the Humane Society of Union County! PawQuest is a family-friendly scavenger hunt by vehicle where you will solve the clues, participate in some fun activities and take your photo at each stop to earn team points. Prizes for best team name, most points earned, best decorated vehicle and others.
Weddington, Waxhaw, Indian Trail, Monroe / $100 per vehicle / Times vary