Food & Drink

Fun in Charlotte: Telling your life story, ImaginOn anniversary, Red Clay Ramblers

An Evening of Poetry and Music

Mint Museum Randolph, 2730 Randolph Road

Wednesday, 7 p.m.: A free evening of poetry and music performances celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month.

Writers’ Workshop: Writing Your Life Stories

Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Plaza Midwood Branch, 1623 Central Ave.

Wednesday, 6 p.m.: Join Gilda Syverson, author of “My Father's Daughter, From Rome to Sicily,” for a workshop that will use prompts to inspire memories from your own life's history. Bring a journal and pen. Registration required, call 704-416-6200 or see

Red Clay Ramblers

Great Aunt Stella Center, 926 Elizabeth Ave.

Friday, 7:30 p.m.: The Charlotte Folk Society's monthly free concert features this Tony Award-winning group that’s in its 44th year.

ImaginOn 10th Anniversary Celebration

ImaginOn, 300 E. Seventh St.

Saturday, noon - 4 p.m.: A free festival includes crafts, gaming competitions, giveaways and live performances.

Jessica Lea Mayfield

Double Door Inn, 1218 Charlottetowne Ave.

Saturday, 9 p.m.: The Kent, Ohio, native who toured earlier this year with Seth Avett singing Elliott Smith songs is back with her own music. Tickets $15,