FallFest: The Matthews Chamber of Commerce will host the FallFest Craft Beer Crawl and Cornhole tournament noon-5 p.m. Oct. 22.
The event will be at Harley-Davidson of Charlotte, 9205 E. Independence Boulevard. Proceeds from the event will benefit the Matthews Free Clinic.
A Capella Show: Take a break from the heat and cool off with a special barbershop harmony show and concert by the award-winning Charlotte A Cappella Show Chorus.
The concert will be 2 p.m. Aug. 27 and will feature the amazing Zero Hour Barbershop Quartet, just back from international competition in Las Vegas.
The cost is $15-$20. www.CharlotteACappellaShowChorus.com.
The concert will be at Providence Presbyterian Church, 10140 Providence Church Ln., Charlotte. Details: 704-846-1079.
The USDA Farm Service Agency makes loans to youth to establish and operate agricultural income-producing projects in connection with 4-H clubs and other agricultural groups.
Projects must be planned and operated with the help of the organization adviser, produce sufficient income to repay the loan and provide the youth with practical business and educational experience. The maximum loan is $5000.
The requirements are:
▪ Be a citizen of the United States (which includes Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, Guam, American Samoa, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands) or a legal resident alien.
▪ Be 10-20 years of age.
▪ Comply with Farm Service Agency’s general eligibility requirements.
▪ Be unable to get a loan from other sources.
▪ Conduct a modest income-producing project in a supervised program of work as outlined above.
▪ Demonstrate capability of planning, managing and operating the project under guidance and assistance from a project adviser.
Mecklenburg County producers should call 704-333- 0023.
Information session: Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., Charlotte Alumnae Chapter, will host a debutante information session for its upcoming 2017 cotillion.
The session is free and open to the public. Young ladies entering their high-school senior year are encouraged to attend with their parents.
The information session will be 2-3 p.m. Aug. 21 at The Delta Center, 5408 Beatties Ford Road. The Charlotte Alumnae Chapter, in partnership with the Deltas of Charlotte Foundation Inc. hosts the Debutante Cotillion. It is the chapter’s longest standing annual event.