Khaled Khalifa Author Talk
Tyler-Tallman Hall, Sloan Music Center, Davidson College, 323 Concord Road, Davidson
Monday, 7 p.m.: Syrian novelist (author of “In Praise of Hatred”) and screenwriter Khalifa will discuss the role of art and culture during the Syrian uprising. Free.
‘Buenos Aires Rap’
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Ketner Auditorium, Sykes Learning Center, Queens University, 1900 Selwyn Ave.
Monday, 7 p.m.: Screening of the documentary “Buenos Aires Rap,” about the construction of a beat, a song, an identity, and the reconstruction of a modern city against great transformation. Free. www.queens.edu
Belk Theater, 130 N. Tryon St.
Tuesday, 7:30 p.m.: The legendary singer began her career in the 1960s as the lead singer of The Supremes, and has continued a renowned solo career. Tickets $20 and up. www.blumenthalarts.org
Wednesday Night DJ and Acoustics
Hattie’s Tap and Tavern, 2918 The Plaza
Wednesday, 9 p.m.: Happy Hippy Armstrong performs an acoustic show with Analog DJing inside. Drink specials. hattiescharlotte.com
Garden Management and Practices
Wing Haven, 248 Ridgewood Ave.
Thursday, 10 a.m.: Ben Fletcher, Wing Haven Garden Curator of the Clarkson Garden, will share how he attracts birds with bird-friendly plants, supplemental feeding regimen, and birdhouses and birdbaths. Cost $25 members, $35 non-members. www.winghavengardens.com