PHS play: Providence High School's theater department will present Philip King's British farce, "See How They Run," at 7 p.m. Nov. 18-20 and at 3 p.m. Nov. 21 in the school's auditorium (1800 Pineville-Matthews Road). Cost is $5. Details: email@example.com.
"Talking Peace in the Middle East" The Jewish Federation of Greater Charlotte's Community Relations Council will host Bret Stephens, deputy editorial page editor and foreign-affairs columnist for the Wall Street Journal at 7 p.m. Nov. 18 in the Sam Lerner Center at Shalom Park, 5007 Providence Road. Stephens will discuss "Talking Peace in the Middle East." Free and open to the public. Details: www.jewishcharlotte.org.
Parking changes: Matthews has a new downtown parking plan. There are now designated areas for two-hour, 30-minute and 24-hour parking as well as signs detailing the new rules. The plan primarily concerns parking in and around Matthews Station Street. Check out the new parking map at www.matthewsnc.com.
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