Couture Collector Talk
Mint Museum Uptown, 500 S. Tryon St.
Wednesday, 6 p.m.: Fashion collector Sandy Schreier presents “Desperately Seeking Fashion,” in which she discusses her collection of primarily French and American fashions from the late 19th century to contemporary. Her expertise includes the Moschino brand, and she is paired with spotlight tours of the VIVA MOSCHINO! exhibition. Tickets $25 for museum members, $35 nonmembers. www.mintmuseum.org
Rush Hour Recital
Charlotte City Club, 121 W. Trade St.
Wednesday, 6 p.m.: Join Pulse: Young Affiliates of the Charlotte Symphony Orchestra with this recital featuring Kurt Riecken on double bass. The evening begins at The Hornets Nest and Grill Room for socializing and networking, as well as two-for-$10 special (one appetizer and one drink). www.facebook.com/csopulse
The Fillmore, 1000 NC Music Factory Blvd.
Thursday, 7 p.m.: The Chicago, melodic hardcore band performs. Tickets $39.50, livenation.com.
Charlotte Folk Society: The Harris Brothers
Great Aunt Stella Center, 926 Elizabeth Ave.
Friday, 7:30 p.m.: A true brother duo, born and raised in Lenoir, Reggie and Ryan Harris have been playing professionally together for more than 20 years. Free, but donations accepted.
AARP: Life Reimagined
Mountain Island Library, 4420 Hoyt Galvin Way
Saturday, 1-3 p.m.: Whether you’re in transition or assessing how you’re spending your time, this “check-up session” will teach you how to take small and simple steps to look at your life in new ways and figure out what you really want. Free. See cmlibrary.org or call 704-416-5600 for more information.