Third annual Medlink forum
This free community forum will be noon-4 p.m. March 4 at the Harris Conference Center, 3216 CPCC Harris Campus Drive. The forum will focus on social determinants of health and their relevance in Mecklenburg County. Registration is free and lunch will be provided. Details and to register: www.medlinkofmecklenburg.org.
SHIFT Charlotte 2014
Now in its fifth year, this health and wellness expo focuses on well-being and natural living. The event runs 7-9:30 p.m. March 14 and 9 a.m.-5 p.m. March 15 at The Oasis Shriners, 604 Doug Mayes Place. The event will feature workshops, local vendors and more. Advance tickets online are $25 for Friday only, $50 for Saturday only or $70 for both days. At the door, tickets will be $35 for Friday only, $60 for Saturday only. Details: www.shiftcharlotte.com.
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