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.
New and prospective members will have the opportunity to hear from Young Affiliates leadership, mingle with new members,go on a special curated tour of the new William Ivey Long exhibit at Mint Museum Uptown, and even join committees!
Presented by the Mint Museum Auxiliary, this marquee kick-off to the Room to Bloom Celebration will be held at the Mint Museum Uptown with keynote speaker William Ivey Long.
The Young Affiliates of the Mint present their signature Fall Ball with a fun twist!
Presented by the Charlotte Garden Club, North Carolina Cooperative Extension Agriculture Agent Debbie Roos will give an overview of regional pollinators with an emphasis on bees.
Come hear Dr. Brian Gallagher, Curator of Decorative Arts, talk about British Ceramics at the Mint. Sponsored by the Delhom Service League.
Personalize your holiday decorations with plant material from your gardens! This program sponsored by the Charlotte Garden Club will include the mechanics of creating designs using your own cuttings and a few elements from a floral supplier.
Special guest Denny Gerwin, an Assistant Professor of Art at Queens University, will join the Delhom Service League for a Q&A session.
Paula will share some easy and fun ways to engage children with gardening and nature in your own backyard, as well as the public gardens and parks in Charlotte. It’s all there waiting to grow! Sponsored by the Charlotte Garden Club.