Our dedicated affiliate groups produce a number of mission-critical fundraising and "friend"-raising events in support of the Mint that build engagement and excitement among their members and museum supporters.
Tom Earnhardt, naturalist and host of the UNC-TV program “Exploring North Carolina,” will kick-off 2017 with his January 23rd lecture “A Move to Default Native: Selecting Native Flora Whenever Possible in Private Developments and on Public Lands.”
The YAMs and the Founders’ Circle are proud to present the 3rd annual Mint Oyster Roast.As with years past, we will have all the oysters and low country boil you can eat while they last and s’mores for the kid in all of us.
Join the Friends of the Mint for a seminar with Carla Hanzal, Vice-President, Public Art- Arts and Science Council.
Join the Charlotte Garden Club for a lecture featuring Patrick McMillan, host & co-creator of the Emmy award-winning nature program Expeditions with Patrick McMillan.
Join the Delhom Service League for a seminar with Cherokee ceramic artist Joe Queen.
A throw back to the original Hawaii Five-O, this evening event will celebrate the 80th Anniversary of the Mint Museum with luau-style eats, libations and sounds of the 70s and 80s from Charlotte superstars, The Bad Daddies band.
Join the Delhom Service League and Friends of the Mint for a seminar by ceramic artists Rob and Beth Mangum.
Join the Charlotte Garden Club to learn about succulents for the south with horticulturalist and propagator Brie Arthur.
This perennially sold-out coffee, lecture and luncheon will be held at the Charlotte Country Club which hosts 500 guests and features a silent auction and book signing by Frances Schultz.
Bring your questions about gardening in the Charlotte area. Experienced garden club members will share their insights and answer your questions.
Join the Delhom Service League for a seminar conducted by French Art Historian Camille le Prince.
Join the Friends of the Mint for a seminar conducted by Michael Whittington, President & CEO, Oklahoma City Museum of Art.
Tour of six private Charlotte gardens with artists painting “en plein air” in the gardens.
Artists who painted in the gardens will be featured with their work which will be for sale.
Don't miss the Young Affiliates of the Mint's annual spring fundraiser. With a large-screen viewing of the Kentucky Derby and custom made mint juleps, it's going to be fun ride!
Join the Friends of the Mint with special guest speaker Robert Lazzarini, American Artist.
The Young Affiliates of the Mint are proud to announce their second annual art show! We invite all artists to submit bodies of work that explore intersectionalities with gender, race, class, and identity.