The best community and cultural events in Charlotte this week

Looking to get out into the community this week?

From spring fashion to a youth conference, there's plenty to do when it comes to community and cultural events coming up in Charlotte this week. Read on for a rundown.

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4th Annual Spring Kolors

This spring fashion event is being presented by Posh Events, Herb Gray, Felicia Gray and The 100 Black Men. Expect a live band, DJ and more. Complimentary hors d'oeuvre will also be available.    

When: Thursday, April 18, 6-10 p.m.
Where: Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture, 551 S. Tryon St.
Price: Free
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Listen!

A Sign of the Times Band will perform at this event. Dr. Willie Griffin of the Levine Museum will also participate. The topics will revolve around race and discrimination.   

When: Friday, April 19, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Where: First Baptist Church (West), 1801 Oaklawn Ave.
Price: Free
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The Equity Youth Conference  

Queen City Unity and the Simmons YMCA are hosting the Equity Youth Conference. This inaugural event will help launch The Equity Ambassador Program. The aim is to reduce segregation in the school system.    

When: Saturday, April 20, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Where: Simmons YMCA, 6824 Democracy Drive
Price: Free
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