Pink at the Rink Weekend
Bojangles’ Coliseum, 2700 E. Independence Blvd.
Saturday, 7 p.m.: The Charlotte Checkers take on the San Diego Gulls for the AHL team’s annual event to raise awareness and funds for the fight against women’s cancers. Players will wear special pink jerseys that will be auctioned after the game to benefit Pretty in Pink, Carolina Breast Friends, Cindy’s Hope Chest, Shirley’s Angels and Novant Health Buddy Kemp Cancer Support Center. Tickets $13-$86, www.gocheckers.com.
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Bechtler Museum of Modern Art, 420 S. Tryon St.
Saturday, noon – 4:30 p.m.: Explore the abstract art of Sam Francis by making a watercolor painting. Also, create handmade Valentine’s Day cards and Roy Lichtenstein-inspired comic strips. Admission $8 adults, children free. bechtler.org
Black History Month Program
Charlotte Museum of History, 3500 Shamrock Dr.
Saturday, 2 p.m.: A family program that will celebrate the history of African-Americans. Free. www.charlottemuseum.org
Cantor and Friends
Temple Israel, 4901 Providence Road
Sunday, 4 p.m.: Cantor Elias Roochvarg presents a program of “Great Love Songs, Mostly Jewish.” Free. www.templeisraelnc.org
The Fillmore, 820 Hamilton St.
Sunday, 8:30 p.m.: The rap artist recently released his fifth album, “Speedin’ Bullet 2 Heaven.” Tickets $47, www.livenation.com.