Bree Newsome of Charlotte, N.C., climbs a flagpole to remove the Confederate battle flag at a Confederate monument in front of the Statehouse in Columbia, S.C., on Saturday, June, 27, 2015. Friday, 6 p.m. Join Columbia rally speaker Michaela Pilar Brown, literary scholar Qiana Whitted of UNC and artists as they discuss current events in Columbia. Tickets $10 non-members, free for members (includes museum admission), www.ganttcenter.org.
Bree Newsome of Charlotte, N.C., climbs a flagpole to remove the Confederate battle flag at a Confederate monument in front of the Statehouse in Columbia, S.C., on Saturday, June, 27, 2015. Friday, 6 p.m. Join Columbia rally speaker Michaela Pilar Brown, literary scholar Qiana Whitted of UNC and artists as they discuss current events in Columbia. Tickets $10 non-members, free for members (includes museum admission), www.ganttcenter.org. Bruce Smith AP
Bree Newsome of Charlotte, N.C., climbs a flagpole to remove the Confederate battle flag at a Confederate monument in front of the Statehouse in Columbia, S.C., on Saturday, June, 27, 2015. Friday, 6 p.m. Join Columbia rally speaker Michaela Pilar Brown, literary scholar Qiana Whitted of UNC and artists as they discuss current events in Columbia. Tickets $10 non-members, free for members (includes museum admission), www.ganttcenter.org. Bruce Smith AP

Charlotte Calendar: Your July 30 report

July 30, 2015 11:56 AM